Bill Nicol has lived in Highnam since 1980. He has three sons who all attended Highnam Primary School (now Academy), and went on to Newent Community School. He has worked for Gloucestershire County Council since 1988, in the Business Service Centre. He takes on the role of Presiding Officer at local elections for either Forest of Dean or Tewkesbury Councils.
He has interests in live music, investing and reading, and was a founder member of the now defunct Highnam Garden Club.
Bills Residential address is: 15 Farthing Croft