New Leader announced for Horsham District Council

Published: 03 Feb 2023

At an Extraordinary Council meeting of Horsham District Council on 2 February 2023 Cllr Claire Vickers was appointed the new Leader of the Council.

Commenting on her appointment Cllr Vickers said:

It is a great honour to be elected as Leader of Horsham District Council.

I am looking forward to maintaining our excellent track record in running a successful council.”

Cllr Vickers has subsequently made a series of Cabinet Member appointments as follows:

Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Recycling and Waste - Cllr Philip Circus

Cabinet Member for Finance & Assets – Cllr Paul Clarke

Cabinet Member for Planning & Development – Cllr Liz Kitchen

Cabinet Member for Leisure & Culture – Cllr Roger Noel

Cabinet Member for Economic Development - Cllr Richard Landeryou

Cabinet Member for Horsham Town Centre – Cllr Tony Hogben

Cabinet Member for Housing and Communities – Cllr Tricia Youtan

Cabinet Member for Environment & Rural Affairs - Cllr Josh Potts