Councillor John Douglas McNicholas

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Party: Labour

Ward: Lower Stoke

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Surgery details

I am at the Empress Buildings, Binley Road on the 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month from 10am. Also, I will be 'Down Your Way' soon. Follow me on Twitter @cllrjmcnicholas

If you have a problem, need help or advice, I can visit you in your own home and can be contacted on 024 7697 1626 (daytime), 07968 498860 (evenings) or email

Contact information

Correspondence address: 
C/O Member Services
The Council House
Earl Street

Bus. phone:  024 7697 1626

Mobile:  07968 498860


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Committee appointments

Terms of Office

  • In office until 05/05/2019
  • 06/03/1986 - 10/06/2004
  • 10/06/2004 - 06/05/2007
  • 06/05/2007 - 06/05/2011
  • 05/05/2011 - 10/05/2015
  • 10/05/2015 - 05/05/2019
  • 05/05/2019 - 04/05/2023
  • 04/05/2023 -

Appointments to outside bodies

Additional Information

As an elected representative on the Council, John McNicholas is able to put forward your views and those of others he represents in Lower Stoke to the Council for consideration and response. So if you have any problems with litter, grafitti, pot-holes or anti-social behaviour, or if you have any comments or complements please don't hesitate to get in touch him.


John has been a member of the Council for Lower Stoke since 1986, prior to which he was a shop steward at Jaguar Cars. He has 2 children and enjoys gardening, walking and cycling and is a keen bridge player and Sudoku solver!


John has held many responsible positions for the City Council including Chair of P & A, Environment and more recently Transportation.


John was elected on a joint Labour and Co-operative Party ticket.