Monthly Archives: October 2012

Mike Receives Independent Retailers Fellowship Award

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has been praised by the National Federation of Retail Newsagents (NFRN) for his ongoing support to independent retailers and has received the NFRN Fellowship award. Since his election to … Continue reading

Mike Calls for At-Risk Groups to Get Vaccinated

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has called on at-risk groups to get vaccinated against the flu virus as soon as possible. He will be receiving a flu jab of his own in Parliament tomorrow. … Continue reading

Mike Weatherley Named ‘MP of the Month’

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has won Total Politics Magazine’s prestigious MP of the Month competition for his work to combat squatting. In the two page profile by the popular political magazine, Mike’s success … Continue reading

Mike Calls for Flags on All Public Buildings

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has called on the Government to have publicly funded buildings fly the Union Flag. Mike has written to his colleague the Rt Hon Eric Pickles MP, Secretary of State … Continue reading

Mike Defends Badgers in Cull Debate

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has supported badgers against a cull when speaking in a Parliamentary debate this afternoon. Earlier this week, the Government announced that it will delay the planned cull until next … Continue reading

Conservatives are Only Party with King Alfred Vision

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has called on Brighton & Hove city Council to stop delaying plans to provide Hove with a new sports centre. After writing to Brighton & Hove City Council on … Continue reading

Mike Meets Osteoporosis Sufferers

Picture Caption: At the All-Party Parliamentary Osteoporosis Group event, attendees were invited to try on an ‘osteoporosis suit’ that uses a system of harnesses, braces and bands to allow the wearer to experience the physical impact of the condition. It … Continue reading

Mike Backs Badger Cull Debate

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has backed calls from the public for a debate on the imminent badger cull. Mike, along with a selection of cross-party of MPs, spoke out last week during a … Continue reading

Mike Backs Parliamentary Motion to Veto World Bank Loans to Argentina

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, backs calls to block loans to Argentina, following increasingly aggressive rhetoric against Britain and her sovereignty over the Falkland Islands. Early Day Motion 185 highlights the issue that Britain … Continue reading

Hove Residents Reach the Final of National Film Competition

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has announced Elvis Jenner (Best Script) and local band Echo Rain (Best Music Video) as finalists of the Parliamentary competition Film the House, after being selected by a panel … Continue reading