Borough Councillors

Cllr David Clifford

Cllr David Clifford sits as a Councillor on Rushmoor Borough Council representing the residents of Manor Park Ward in Aldershot, first elected in 1991. David is a former Mayor and Cabinet Member of the Council. At the Annual Council meeting on Tuesday the 24th of May 2016 David was elected as Leader of Rushmoor Borough Council.

Cllr Ken Muschamp

Cllr Ken MuschampCouncillor for Fernhill WardKen sits as a Councillor on Rushmoor Borough Council representing the residents of Fernhill Ward in Farnborough, first elected in 2002. 

Cllr Barbara Hurst

Cllr Barbara Hurst  represents St John’s ward in Farnborough, a seat she has held since 2010. She is also Cabinet Member for Health & Housing and serves on Rushmoor Strategic Partnership, Rushmoor Health & Wellbeing Forum and the Districts H&W Forum.

Cllr Paul Taylor

Cllr Paul TaylorCouncillor for Knellwood WardPaul sits as a Councillor on Rushmoor Borough Council representing the residents of Knellwood Ward in Farnborough, first elected in 2002. Paul currently holds the Cabinet Portfolio for Corporate Services. 

Cllr Martin Tennant

Cllr Martin TennantCouncillor for Cove & Southwood WardMartin sits as a Councillor on Rushmoor Borough Council representing the residents of Cove & Southwood Ward in Farnborough, first elected in 2006. Cllr Tennant is currently Chairman of the Licensing and General Purposes Committee and is currently Mayor of Rushmoor having served as Deputy Mayor from May 2015 to May 2016.

Cllr Sue Carter

Cllr Sue CarterCouncillor for Cove & Southwood WardSue sits as a Councillor on Rushmoor Borough Council representing the residents of Cove & Southwood Ward in Farnborough, first elected in 2008. Cllr Carter currently holds the Leisure and Youth Portfolio on the Cabinet.

Cllr Diane Bedford

Cllr Diane BedfordCouncillor for St Mark's WardDiane sits as a Councillor on Rushmoor Borough Council representing the residents of St Mark's Ward in Farnborough, first elected in 2002. Diane is currently Mayor of Rushmoor, having formerly been Cabinet Member of the Council with responsibility for the Leisure and Youth Portfolio. She also sits of the Leisure and Youth Policy and Review Panel.

Cllr Mike Smith

Cllr Mike SmithCouncillor for Empress WardCouncillor for Empress ward Mike Smith sits as a Rushmoor borough councillor representing the residents of Empress ward, previously Mike represented the Grange Ward between 1978-1980, 1982-1984 and 2000-2006.In 2012 Grange Ward was divided between the new Cherrywood Ward and Empress Ward.

Cllr Rodney Cooper

Cllr Rod Cooper was elected to represent Rushmoor Borough Council - West Heath Ward in the May 2015 local elections. He was elected to represent Farnborough West on the County Council in 2017.