Welcombe Ward

Kevin Taylor

Lib. Democrat  for Welcombe since 2019

Councillor Kevin Taylor was born in Willenhall in the West Midlands and moved to Stratford-upon-Avon in 2005.


Kevin was appointed to the Town Council in May 2019 and serves on the General Purposes Committee, Mayoral , Civic , Ceremonial & Events Committee and Planning Consultative Committee. Kevin is also a member of a number of sub-groups.

Career History

Kevin, after a very short spell at Art College, decided to pursue a career in manufacturing and he has now worked in the Automotive Component Industry for 35 years recently joining the 125 year old Nedschroef Fasteners Limited as their Regional Sales Manager for the UK. Kevin also has a number of years experience in the Hospitality Industry where he worked for Whitbread PLC.

Community Interests

Kevin is actively involved in several local Table Tennis Leagues playing in Stratford , Evesham Cheltenham and Worcester.He is also a committee member of the very successful JLM Table Tennis Academy based in Evesham & Stratford a rapidly expanding organisation with 70+ members with 15 teams playing in numerous leagues including a junior and cadet national league team and a Midland veterans league team captained by Kevin. 

Kevin also spent two years as Secretary & Membership Secretary for the Stratford Society, an organisation that aims to protect the heritage of our historic market town.

Leisure Activities

Kevin’s interests include all sports, travel, fine dining and theatre - he has been a regular visitor & supporter of the RSC since 2005.