Councillor Louise Upton
Title: Chair of West Area Planning Committee
Other councillors representing this Ward:
More information about this councillor
The second and fourth Saturday of each month from 10.30 am to 11.30 am at the Rose & Crown, North Parade Avenue (coinciding with the Farmers' Market in the street), with Cllr James Fry
13 White Hart
Phone: 01865 793899
Terms of Office
- 19/09/2013 - 22/05/2014
- 23/05/2014 - 03/05/2018
Appointments to outside bodies
- Mortimer Hall Management Committee
- Oxford and District Sports and Recreation Association for the Disabled
- Oxford Preservation Trust
- Susan Kidd Charity
Louise was educated at Grove Comprehensive School, Market Drayton, Shropshire. She obtained a BA (Hons) in Biochemistry from the University of Oxford and a PhD in Cell Physiology from University College London. She lived and worked in Paris for 3 years before returning to Oxford. She is a research scientist at the University of Oxford, and a college lecturer at Christ Church College.
Louise is a member of the following organisations:
SUSTRANS, Amnesty International, Woodland Trust, Oxford Preservation Trust, RSPB, The National Trust and Cyclox.
Louise is the Council’s Champion for Cycling, and chairs the Oxford City Cycling Forum. She speaks good French and bad Italian.
Louise is on the following outside bodies:-
Mortimer Hall Management Committee
Oxford Preservation Trust
Susan Kidd Charity