Monthly Archives: October 2012

Government Funding for Council Homes is Good News for City

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has backed Government action to pump Ł2.2 million into council housing improvement works in Brighton & Hove. Upon taking office, Ministers inherited a backlog of works on council homes … Continue reading

Mike Urges Landlords to Donate Retail Space

Mike Weatherley, Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has called on landlords across Brighton & Hove to support a charity drive to makeover empty retail space and help volunteers to gain valuable skills. Charities vInspired and Retail Trust … Continue reading

Mike Tables Parliamentary Motion on Electrical Fire Safety Week

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has tabled a Parliamentary motion that supports the important safety information that was highlighted in Electrical Fire Safety Week. Early Day Motion 562 draws attention to the number of … Continue reading

Mike welcomes Lord Hill to Hove

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has welcomed Lord Hill, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Schools, to Brighton & Hove. The visit will take place tomorrow. Lord Hill is coming to Hove to meet … Continue reading

Be vigilant for squatters this weekend

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has urged residents to be on their guard over the weekend as squatters from around the country descend on Brighton & Hove. The Squatters Network of Brighton (SNOB) has … Continue reading

Mike joins Blue Badger group against badger cull

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portsalde, has joined the Blue Badger group of Conservatives against a badger cull. Members of the Blue Badger group, including Sussex Members of Parliament Sir Peter Bottomley and Henry Smith, … Continue reading

Mike Weatherley calls for Council Tax Freeze

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has called for a council tax freeze in Brighton & Hove following the Government’s announcement that councils around the country are expected to it will give grants to local … Continue reading

Mike Supports Right to Recall MPs

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has signed a Parliamentary Motion which calls for the public to have the right to recall MPs. Early Day Motion 309 calls on the Government to introduce the right … Continue reading

Mike Joins Parliamentary Group on EU Referendum

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has joined the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for an EU Referendum, after he signed a letter, along with 100 other Conservative MPs, to the Prime Minister calling for a … Continue reading

Mike Condemns EcoStream Protests

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has condemned the weekly protests by anti-Israeli groups which have descended into harassment of a new business in the city. Mike has been contacted by a number of constituents … Continue reading