Monthly Archives: September 2012

Have Your Say on King Alfred Ice Rink

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, is encouraging residents to have their say on plans for a temporary Ice Rink at the side of the King Alfred site. The King Alfred Ice Rink project is … Continue reading

Local Television Licence Award a Success

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, is thrilled that the city’s local TV bid has been successful. Following a large combined lobbying campaign for one of the country’s first local television licences, Brighton & Hove … Continue reading

Mike Raises City Litter Problems with PM

Photo courtesy of Shannon Stewart. Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has written to the Prime Minister about litter problems that are facing the country, which was recently highlighted by 23 tonnes of litter that … Continue reading

Mike Backs Euro NHS Claim

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has attended a debate and backed a Ten-Minute Rule Motion calling for the NHS to fully recover from Europe the costs of treating European nationals. Britain is potentially losing … Continue reading

Mike Backs Traveller Petition

Mike Weatherley, Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, is backing a petition which has been submitted by city resident Karen Miles in response to Green Party plans for yet another traveller site on the ‘protected’ South Downs National … Continue reading

Mike Uncovers More Toxic Green Waste

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has uncovered that the Green administration has deliberately chosen not to use expensive, taxpayer-funded, CCTV equipment that was purchased to catch fly-tippers and travellers leaving rubbish across Brighton & … Continue reading

Greens’ Open-door Policy on Travellers Getting Worse

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has contacted Brighton & Hove City Council with his concerns that instances of travellers trespassing in the city are getting worse as a group pitch up on Hove’s landmark … Continue reading

“The Truth About Squatting” by Mike Weatherley

“A squatter in Brighton once complained to me that his father was late in sending him his monthly allowance of tobacco from Dubai. This really hit home that the squatting debate is not about helping the homeless. It’s certainly not … Continue reading

Mike Calls for New Squatting Law to Be Tougher

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has called on the Government to extend the new squatting law to cover commercial premises. Mike, who was instrumental in the introduction of the new squatting legislation, does not … Continue reading

Mike Heralds Paralympics Success

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has praised the athletes, organisers and spectators for making the Paralympics a resounding success. With the Paralympics just over half way through, spectators have snapped up tickets for a … Continue reading