People

Mike Kerford-Byrnes

Cherwell District Councillor for Deddington Ward

Mike has been a District Councillor since 2011 first representing the Aston and Heyfords Ward and then, since 2016, the villages which make up the Deddington Ward. He considers it a great privilege to represent the interests of these communities.

Bryn Williams

Cherwell District Councillor for Deddington Ward

Bryn's role within public life began in 2010 when he became a Deddington Parish Councillor before being elected to Cherwell District Council in 2014.

Ian Corkin

Cherwell District Councillor for Fringford and Heyfords Ward
Oxfordshire County Councillor for Ploughley Division

Ian was elected County Councillor for the Ploughley Division in May 2017. He is passionate about the needs of the rural community, from protecting each village's unique heritage to the farming economy, broadband, tackling rural isolation and improving local roads.

James Macnamara

Cherwell District Councillor for Fringford and Heyfords Ward

James has been a District Councillor representing local residents for the 14 of the 23 years he has lived in Lower Heyford. He has also been a Parish Councillor in the village for over 17 years.

Barry Wood

Cherwell District Councillor for Fringford and Heyfords Ward

Barry represents the villages of the Fringford and Heyfords Ward on Cherwell District Council. He considers it to be a great honour to represent the interests of the people and communities of the Ward in which he lives and has a very strong track record of standing up for them.

Tim Hallchurch

Cherwell District Councillor for Launton and Otmoor Ward

Tim became a Cherwell District Councillor in 2003. A former army officer, he was educated at Sandhurst before taking up active duty seeing service in countries including Ireland, Germany, Kenya and Jordan. He was awarded an MBE for humanitarian services after Black September in Jordan in 1970.

David Hughes

Cherwell District Councillor for Launton and Otmoor Ward

A District Councillor for 16 years, David understands the importance of protecting the identity of rural villages.

Nick Harrison

Banbury Town Councillor for Calthorpe North

Nick has lived in Bodicote Chase for over 40 years.

Colin Clarke

Banbury Town Councillor for Calthorpe South
Cherwell District Councillor for Banbury Calthorpe and Easington Ward

Colin’s roots are firmly in Banbury - he has lived here his whole life and can trace some of his ancestors back to a marriage in St Mary’s Church in 1564.