Labour councillor to step down from post

Laurence Baxter

Laurence Baxter

First published in News

Quarry and Risinghurst city councillor Laurence Baxter, pictured, has said he will stand down this summer.

The Labour councillor, who has represented the ward since 2008, will be taking up a post teaching history in the Czech Republic.

Oxford City Council has not yet formally announced the vacancy so it is not yet clear when a by-election will take place.

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