Councillor for Blackbird Leys, Deputy Leader of the Council, Deputy Leader of Labour Group, Board Member for Leisure and Housing
Linda Smith is a mum of two who grew up on an Oxford council estate. She was elected in 2014 and chairs the council’s Housing Panel which works to improve housing services in the city. Linda is Chair of Blackbird Leys Adventure Playground, sits on the Agnes Smith Advice Centre management committee, and is a member of the Leys Childrens Centre Advisory Group. She has used her ward budget to support Oxford Academy School, The Leys Festival, The Clockhouse Project, LeysCDI, Blackbird Leys Adventure Playground, Longlands Care Home & Friendleys and Messy Jam dance school.