Witney’s Mayor is Cllr Chris Holliday who as a Town Councillor serves the East Ward of Witney.
Originally from Yorkshire, Chris has lived in West Oxfordshire for 20 years, and has lived on Madley Park for the last 10 with his wife Lisa and 3 daughters. He served for a number of years in the Armed Forces. Now retired, he commits much of his time to the local community which includes being a Trustee of Madley Park Hall and Cogges Welfare Trust.
For relaxation Chris enjoys reading and going to the cinema with his family, collecting political cartoons and is studying for a BA (Honours) History degree with the Open University.
Mayor’s Charity 2016-2017
Cllr Holliday’s chosen charity for his term in Office is D.I.T.T.O (Doing It Together To Overcome) which is a unique group that offers help, advice and support to a wide range of disabled, elderly and vulnerable people, (regardless of age), and their carers.
They meet in the last Thursday of every month in the Corn Exchange in Witney from 10.30am to 12.30pm with the aim of having fun, sharing experiences and enjoying each others company.