Your Councillors

All councillors sit on the Parish Council.
Councillors' Register of Interest
Councillor AddressPhoneCommittees 
barry nicholson
CHAIRMAN - Barry Nicholson
Burwells Orchard, West Hoe Lane,
Bishop's Waltham
SO32 1DT
01489 896285
  • Finance, Policy and Resources
  • Halls and Grounds
  • Planning and Highways


Born in Winchester in 1952. Grew up on family farm at West Hoe and educated in Swanmore and Eastleigh. Apart from short spells living in Upham and Swanmore and 12 years in Scotland, I have lived in Bishop's Waltham nearly 50 years. Retired from a 40 year career in aviation 5 years ago to go back to farming.  
 Cllr R HoweVICE CHAIRMAN - Robin Howe
White Hart Stables,
Bank Street,
Bishop's Waltham,
SO32 1AN

01489 896148
  • Finance, Policy and Resources
  • Planning and Highways 
  • West Hoe Cemetery
My family have lived in this parish since the late 1940’s and I have been involved in various activities and organisations within the village in the interim period. I have worked in the area since 1971 and run a business from the village for the past 33 years. I am keen to see the village prosper and at the same time maintain its traditional and rural links where possible
 

Councillor Tracy Conduct
Park Lane Cottage
Botley Road
Bishop's Waltham
SO32 1DR 

01489 895184
  • Finance, Policy and Resources
  • Halls and Grounds
  • West Hoe Cemetery Management  

A parish councillor for 6+ years. Lived in Bishop's Waltham for 26 years, married with 2 children who were educated at Swanmore Primary & Secondary schools and have been active members of local organisations.
Has been a Guide leader and a helper in the schools. Now helps as an escort for the minibus. Enjoys walking, reading and holidays (preferably sunny destinations).

 
judy march
Councillor Judy Marsh
Sunnyside, The Avenue,
Bishop's Waltham
SO32 1BN
01489 896240
  • Finance, Policy and Resources
  • Halls and Grounds
  • Community Development

Born in Bishop's Waltham. Educated at Bishop's Waltham Infant and Junior Schools and Swanmore Secondary.

Worked for father, local baker (Stainer). Ran local Guide company for 9 years.

Married with 3 children who have now presented me with 5 grandsons!

Owned and worked in the local hardware store (Victoria Road) for 17 years.

Enjoys all things relating to Bishop's Waltham, gardening, driving the minibus, cycling and eating out.

 
steve martin
Councillor Stephen Miller
13 Garfield Close,
Bishop's Waltham
SO32 1AQ
01489 891122
  • Halls and Grounds

A Parish Councillor for over 10 years. Lived in the area all my life. I attended Swanmore School and the youth club in Bishops Waltham and many years ago played for a local pub football team. I am a Chartered Accountant and have had offices in Bishops Waltham since 1987.

I am a Winchester City Councillor and Treasurer to Town Team and the Meon Valley Conservative Association. I have been involved in many organisations in the town including being Chairman of the Chamber of Trade for several years and was  Chairman of the Parish Council for two years 

robert shields
Councillor Robert Shields
Moorlands, Hoe Road,
Bishop's Waltham,
SO32 1DU
01489 894289
  • Finance, Policy and Resources
  • Community Development
  • Planning and Highways 

I am an engineer having served in the Army, central government and the defence industry.   After living in many places, my wife and I decided in 1999 to settle in Bishop’s Waltham.

I am a community first responder, a minibus driver, a licensed brewer, a squeeze-box player, a hedgehog carer and an organiser of local events and parish council initiatives.

 
 

Councillor Josephine Wood
31 Hamble Springs, Bishop's Waltham,
SO32 1SF

 

01489 895002
  • Community Development
  • Planning and Highways
 
 Cllr G WestcombeCouncillor George Westcombe
73 Churchill Avenue
Bishop's Waltham
SO32 1DA
01489 893803
  • Community Development
  • Planning and Highways
     
Portsmouth, born and bred. Moved several times, settled in BW 20 years ago.

Divorced with two children, four grandchildren and four foster children who have adopted me as their granddad.

Work background in engineering, electronics and IT; for the MoD, Vosper Thornycroft, Marconi and ICL/Fujitsu. Latterly as a self-employed handyman.

Joined the Parish Council in 2015. My hope is to be able to contribute something to the town that I am proud to call home.

pat wilson
Councillor Pat Wilson
62 Rareridge Lane,
Bishop's Waltham,
SO32 1DX
01489 895742
  • Halls and Grounds 
  My husband’s work transfer brought us to Bishop’s Waltham 28 years ago.

Our two children attended Bishop’s Waltham infants and junior schools.

I enjoyed various voluntary roles assisting the schools, local football, and church life.

terry wilson
Councillor Terry Wilson
62 Rareridge Lane,
Bishop's Waltham
SO32 1DX
01489 895742
  • Finance, Policy and Resources
  • Halls and Grounds
  • West Hoe Cemetery Management  

Born in South Wales and moved to Bishop’s Waltham in 1987. Worked for Johnson & Johnson Ltd as an Operations Accountant in Pontllanfraith, Slough  Cosham and Basingstoke. Secretary of Pengam Boys Club and Chairman of Bishop’s Waltham Dynamos youth football clubs, for 22 and 19 years respectively. Also Chairman of the Meon Valley Active Retirement Association for 4 years. Bishop’s Waltham Parish Councillor for 9 of the past 11 years.  

Adam Wright

Councillor Adam Wright 
4 Godfrey Pink Way
Bishop's Waltham,
SO32 1 PB 
01489 890905
  • Halls and Grounds
  • Community Development

I have lived in Bishop's Waltham since 2014, so very new and have a lot to learn. I have a young family and am very enthusiastic about getting involved in supporting the residents of Bishops Waltham to retain the great place we live. I am a Chartered Marketer with over 10 years of business to business marketing experience. I enjoy tennis and woodland walks as well as frequently testing out the cafes and pubs of Bishops Waltham.


 

Councillor Stuart Jones
Hillbrow
Wintershill
Durley
SO32 2AH

 

 

 

                          
  • Planning and Highways
I have lived in Bishops's Waltham parish with my family for over 20 years. I work in IT Architecture for a local large company, with 30 years' experience of working with IT to help organisations plan and improve.

I enjoy several outdoor activities, including walking, cycling, sailing and wildlife photography.