Monthly Archives: June 2012

Mike Pledges to Improve Breast Cancer Survival Rates

Mike has committed to improving outcomes for breast cancer patients at a Parliamentary reception that was hosted by Breakthrough Breast Cancer. Breakthrough Breast Cancer is dedicated to the prevention, treatment and eradication of breast cancer. As well as funding around … Continue reading

‘Smash EDO’ Threat to Olympic Celebrations Condemned by Mike

Mike has condemned a threat by professional protest group ‘Smash EDO’ to force entry into private premises on the day that the Olympic Torch comes to Brighton & Hove. ‘Smash EDO’ has a history of violence and intimidation. The group … Continue reading

Pilots Need Our Support

Mike is supporting the British Airline Pilots Association (BALPA), which has today hosted an event in Parliament to highlight flight safety. It is undisputed that Britain is seen as having the gold standard in flight time regulations. Conditions are regulated … Continue reading

Outgoing Council Chief Executive Wished Well by Mike

Mike has wished the outgoing Chief Executive of Brighton & Hove City Council, John Barradell, well in his new role as the Chief Executive of the City of London Corporation. John Barradell has been the Chief Executive of Brighton & … Continue reading

Mike Probes Government on Whaling Resolution at IWC

Mike has submitted a Parliamentary Question on whether or not the Government supports Monaco’s Resolution on Whaling at the 64th Annual Meeting of the International Whaling Commission (IWC). The resolution asks for the UN General Assembly to become involved, to … Continue reading

Residents Must be Cautious of Council Tax Scam

Mike has warned residents to exercise caution when receiving unsolicited calls from people who claim to be offering a Council Tax refund. Following a warning by Brighton & Hove City Council for the public to beware of bogus calls from … Continue reading

Delay Management at Victoria Station Scrutinised by Mike

Mike has written to Chris Burchell, Chief Executive of Southern, over the regular chaos that ensues during delays at Victoria Station. Mike has become increasingly dismayed by the way in which delays are handled at Victoria Station, a problem which … Continue reading

Touch of India Highly Commended in the Tiffin Cup following Nomination by Mike

Mike is delighted that Touch of India on Boundary Road, Hove, has been Highly Commended in the Tiffin Cup 2012. The Tiffin Cup is awarded every year by the Tiffin Club, which was formed in 2006 by a group of … Continue reading

Mike Invited to Become Ambassador for Music for All

Mike has accepted an invitation to become an Ambassador for the music charity Music for All. Music for All is a unique charity for the British musical instrument industry. Its mission is ‘Making More Musicians!’. This is achieved through four … Continue reading

Mike Supports Parliamentary Motion on Eco Jobs Growth

Mike is supporting a Parliamentary motion which urges the Government to promote green economic growth. A parliamentary motion has been tabled calling for the acceleration of green growth in the British economy. The motion reads: That this house urges the … Continue reading