Richard Smith-Ainsley

Spelthorne Borough Councillor for the Laleham and Shepperton Green ward

Richard Smith-Ainsley has lived in Charlton Village for nearly thirty years with his wife and son.  He has been involved in community activities for most of this time, and is a long serving governor of Manor Mead School.  Working with residents and Shepperton Studios management he has helped to increase the community involvement of the Studios. As Cabinet Member for Planning, and latterly Chairman of the Spelthorne Planning committee, Richard has spent considerable time and effort supporting residents in their fight against the County Council’s proposed ‘Eco Park’.

Richard was re-elected as a Conservative Councillor for the  Laleham and Shepperton Green Ward in the 2 May 2019 local election

Contact details:

Tel: 07970 281063

email: cllr.smith-ainsley@spelthorne.gov.uk

Richard was elected as a Conservative Councillor for the  Laleham and Shepperton Green Ward in May 2015

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