Monthly Archives: February 2013

Mike Welcomes Police Move to Hove Town Hall

Following a move by Sussex Police from Holland Road to Hove Town Hall, Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has welcomed the team to their new base in Hove. As part of police restructuring in … Continue reading

Legendary DJ Fatboy Slim To Play Set in Parliament

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, is delighted to announce that Hove based DJ Fatboy Slim is to play a set on the House of Commons Terrace on Wednesday 6th March for the final of … Continue reading

Mike Questions Minister Over New Squatting Law

Following legislation that came into force last year that criminalised squatting in residential premises, Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has raised the problem of squatting in non-residential properties in the House of Commons. In … Continue reading

Fishmonger’s Transforms into New Fish Restaurant

Following a change in use by a local business, Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has welcomed a new fish restaurant to his Hove constituency. Last year, Mike visited the Little Fish Market when it … Continue reading

Mike Welcomes Fall in Unemployment

Following a fall in unemployment locally, Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has reiterated that the Government’s economic recovery is working. The Office for National Statistics has confirmed that the number of unemployed claimants in … Continue reading

Punitive Parking Charges are Hurting Local Businesses

It’s official. Brighton & Hove businesses have been affected by excessive parking charges, according to a new report which has been backed by Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade. The All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for … Continue reading

Mike Tables Parliamentary Motion on Electricity Demand Reduction

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has tabled an Early Day Motion (EDM) that draws attention to the importance of long-term energy-saving. EDM 921 (Electricity Demand Reduction) highlights the recent publication of a report by … Continue reading

Drug Reform Needed

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has backed a report that has been released by the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Drug Policy Reform, of which he is a member, which calls for reform of … Continue reading

Vote for Marriage Equality Will be Backed by Mike

Ahead of next week’s vote in the House of Commons, Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has reiterated his support for the Prime Minister’s upcoming marriage equality legislation. The Government recently introduced the Marriage (Same-Sex … Continue reading