title="Baldons Parish Council in Oxfordshire">

Local Politics

The Parish Council

What do we do?

The Parish Council duties include:

  • Management of recreation ground, hall and facilities and specific land within the Parish
  • Review and comment on planning applications within the Parish
  • Liaise with relevant authorities regarding infrastructure /policing/community issues to represent your views and get the best advantage for the local area
  • Engage with all interested parties regarding current and future shape of life in the local area

Who are we?

  • The Parish has Councillors elected by the residents every four years.  For more information on your Councillors’ click here

What we do

Councillors have the following responsibilities:

Area of responsibility

Delegated councillor(s)

Highways, transport and infrastructure (incl. fly-tipping)

Stephen Dance

The Green; maintenance and track repairs

Laurence Attewill

Lauren Collett

Environment; footpaths, countryside and farming issues

Laurence Attewill

Lauren Collett

Neighbourhood plan and the county-wide NDP group

Laurence Attewill

Tom James

Oxford to Cambridge Expressway

Dorothy Tonge

Elizabeth Gillespie

SODC Local Plan and OCC Growth Plan

Dorothy Tonge

Elizabeth Gillespie

Toot main drainage and Thames Water

Dawn McGiveron

Affordable housing in Marsh and Toot Baldon

Dorothy Tonge

Stephen Dance

Oversight of council accounts

Stephen Dance

When we meet

  • For more details on the dates, times and venue of Council meetings, please click here.


South Oxfordshire District Council

Click here for the SODC Website.

The local District Councillor is Sam Casey-Rerhaye, sam.casey-rerhaye@southoxon.gov.uk


Oxfordshire County Council

For details see here

Your local councillor is Robin Bennett, robin.bennett@oxfordshire.gov.uk




Your local MP is Mr John Howell (Henley, Con). His website is here.