Monthly Archives: January 2013

Mike Backs Launch of Home Heat Helpline

In order to keep energy costs down this winter, Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has backed the Home Heat Helpline, which advises people who are worried about paying their fuel bills and keeping warm … Continue reading

Mike Will Rock up in Red

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, is backing the British Heart Foundation’s Rock up in Red day on Friday 1st February. February is National Heart Month and Rock up in Red kickstarts the British Heart … Continue reading

Friends of the Earth Bring Bee to Parliament

A giant bumble bee greeted Mike Weatherley, the Conservative MP for Hove and Portslade, in Parliament as part of a campaign by environmental charity Friends of the Earth. As well as meeting with furry representatives from Friends of the Earth, … Continue reading

Mike Holds Surgery in Surgery

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, took his constituency surgery to Hangleton’s busy doctor’s surgery in Burwash Road to discuss the future of the practice. Dr David Henderson and Dr Elle Turlini from the Burwash … Continue reading

Mike Welcomes New Consumer Freedoms

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, who has been championing the importance of Intellectual Property rights since his election to Parliament, is supporting the Government’s changes to UK copyright legislation. Following amendments that are about … Continue reading

Move to Convert Empty Office Buildings into Homes Backed by Mike

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has backed Government plans to make converting empty offices into homes both quicker and easier. Following news that Ministers are to make it easier for developers to convert offices … Continue reading

Mike Visits Local Baking Institution

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has met with bosses of the family-run local bakeries, Forfars, which has fed residents across Sussex for generations. Mike recently visited Tim Cutress, Managing Director of Forfars, whose family … Continue reading

Government Backs Mike’s Call for Flags on Public Buildings

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has received backing from the Government after he called for publicly-funded buildings to fly the Union Flag. Mike wrote to his colleague the Rt Hon Eric Pickles MP, Secretary … Continue reading

Mike Tables Parliamentary Motion on Commercial Squatting

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has tabled an Early Day Motion (EDM) that highlights the need for owners of commercial property to have the same rights as owners of residential premises when it comes … Continue reading

Holocaust Memorial Day Book of Commitment Signed by Mike

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has marked Holocaust Memorial Day by signing the Book of Commitment in Parliament. Sunday 27th January will mark the 68th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau, the Nazi concentration … Continue reading