Councillors - Hathaway Ward

Deputy Mayor - John Bicknell


Councillor John Bicknell moved to Stratford-upon-Avon in 1992 and became actively involved in local politics as a member of the Liberal Democrat party.

Career History

After graduating in Business Studies, John has pursued a career in management accountancy and is currently a fellow of the ACCA.

Community Interests
John was first appointed to the Town Council representing Mount Pleasant Ward in 2002 and was re-elected in 2006 and returned again in 2010.  His background in accountancy enables Councillor Bicknell to make a significant contribution to the Town Council’s Finance Committee.

He is keenly interested in environmental issues.


Leisure Activities

Aside from business and politics, John’s interests include walking, creative writing and a “strange fascination” for non-league football.

To view Councillor Bicknell's register of interest, please click here (this will re-direct you to the District Council's website).