Monthly Archives: February 2013

Mike Slams City Council Tax Hike

Following collusion between the Green administration and the Labour party, Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has criticised both parties for their extravagant spending plans and for forcing hard-working taxpayers to foot the bill for … Continue reading

Parliamentary Motion on Turtle Farming Signed by Mike

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, is backing an Early Day Motion (EDM) that highlights the concerns raised by the World Society for the Protection of Animals over the Cayman Turtle Farm in the Cayman … Continue reading

Mike Raises Concerns Over EU Directive with Minister

Following renewed calls from constituents to raise the issue of the EU Food Supplements Directive with Ministers, Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has written to the Department of Health to raise concerns and echo … Continue reading

Parliamentary Motion on Intensive Farming Signed by Mike

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, is backing an Early Day Motion (EDM) that calls on the Government to tighten the use of certain antibiotics on UK farms. EDM 566 on the Use of Antibiotics … Continue reading

Japan Should End Commercial Whaling

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has called on the Japanese Government to end its barbaric practice of commercial whaling. Mike has attended the launch of a new IFAW report – The Economics of Japanese … Continue reading

Mike Urges Council to Clean up Streets

Following repeated calls from constituents about the state of Hove’s streets, Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has written to Penny Thompson, Chief Executive of Brighton & Hove City Council, about the appalling state of … Continue reading

Pledge to Improve Care for Cancer Patients Signed by Mike

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has signed a pledge to improve Care for bowel cancer patients at a reception in the House of Commons. Beating Bowel Cancer is a British charity that raises awareness … Continue reading

City Deal Great News for Brighton & Hove

After a statement by the Government on the City Deals plan, Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, is reaffirming his support for the next stage of process, which may pave the way for a huge … Continue reading

Mike Joins Justice Select Committee

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has joined the powerful House of Commons Justice Select Committee. The Justice Committee was appointed by the House of Commons to examine the expenditure, administration and policy of the … Continue reading

City Deal Backed by Mike

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, is backing Brighton & Hove’s bid for a City Deal and has contacted Ministers to convey his support. In a move that has garnered cross-party support, Mike has joined … Continue reading