Monthly Archives: June 2013

Mike Calls on Green Council to Come Clean over BHASVIC Deal

Following revelations that Brighton & Hove City Council knew more than it previously admitted to over the proposed BHASVIC Field development, Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, is calling for Green Councillors to come clean … Continue reading

Mike Delighted by Roaring Success of Rock the House 2013 Final

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, and founder of Rock the House, a music competition which draws attention to the importance of Intellectual Property, praised the winners of the 2013 competition and was delighted by … Continue reading

Gay ‘Cure’ Therapy is Flawed and Dangerous

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has branded gay-to-straight conversion therapy that is conducted in some parts of the UK as flawed and dangerous, while joining a group of cross-party parliamentarians in condemning the practice. … Continue reading

Mike Joins “Don’t Fail on Heart Failure” Campaign

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, joined patients and clinicians at a Parliamentary reception on heart disease, where he signed up to the Heart Failure pledge. Immediately after the reception, the Heart Failure pledge was … Continue reading

Mike Backs Parliamentary Motion on ME

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, and Patron of the Sussex & Kent ME/CFS Society, has backed an Early Day Motion (EDM) that promotes the need for world-class research into ME/CFS. EDM 212 (UK Myalgic … Continue reading

Mike to Present Award at Golden Handbag Awards

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, is to attend and present an award at 2013 Golden Handbag Awards on Sunday 23rd June at the Brighton Metropole Hotel. The Golden Handbag Awards, dubbed Brighton & Hove’s … Continue reading

Mike Praises Local Business in Tackling Toxic Green Waste

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has praised businesses right across Brighton & Hove for their hard work in picking up rubbish that has been left as a result of the Green administration’s failure to … Continue reading

Rubbish Dispute has Hit Crisis Point

Having been inundated with calls, emails and letters from angry residents, Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, is urging both GMB/Labour and the Greens to put Brighton & Hove first. Mike has joined local Brighton … Continue reading

Mike Welcomes Another Fall in Unemployment

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

Mike Contacts DEFRA over City Seawater

Following concerns about the quality of the seawater in Brighton & Hove, Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has written to his colleague the Rt Hon Owen Paterson MP, Secretary of State for Environment, Food … Continue reading