Clare was first elected to represent Peppard Ward in 2015 and was recently re-elected in May 2019. During her first 4 years Clare helped residents across the Ward by fighting against unsustainable development on Reading's northern border; helping to discourage dangerous parking practices around schools; dealing with issues around hazardous potholes, green waste collection, noise pollution and the zebra crossing on Peppard Road; fighting against cuts to the bus service in North Reading and to central Reading's CCTV team; fighting against the loss of the post office in Caversham.
Having lived in Caversham and Emmer Green for 16 years Clare is passionate about protecting and helping the community. She is married and has 2 small boys, Henry and Joseph and juggles being a Councillor with being a full time mum. In addition she is currently setting up a new, small business.
Clare is the Conservative Group's spokesperson for::
She sits on the following:
Licensing, Housing, Neighbourhood & Leisure, Adult Social Care, Children's Services & Education, Board of Homes for Reading, Arts & Heritage Forum, Caversham Park Village Association