Monthly Archives: July 2013

Mike Applauds Progress of Conservative-led Government

Having received a letter from the Prime Minister on the achievements that the Government has made since the election in 2010, Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has applauded the progress that is being made … Continue reading

Job Seekers Should Embrace Great Employment Opportunity

With a large jobs fair coming to Brighton & Hove in August, Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, is calling on local job seekers to embrace the opportunity and attend the event. The Jobs Fair, … Continue reading

Mike Expresses Concern Over Lack of Gay Rights Abroad

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has expressed his concern over the persecution of gay people across the world, at a time when gay rights in England and Wales have reached a new high. Mike … Continue reading

Mike Welcomes Growth Figures and Another Fall in Unemployment

Following another 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 Hove … Continue reading

Residents and Businesses Asked For Views on Gatwick Expansion by Mike

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, is urging local residents and businesses to send him their views on a proposal by Gatwick Airport to expand in order to meet demand for extra aviation capacity. Gatwick … Continue reading

Mike Welcomes Conservative Councillor Support for Empty Homes Funding

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, is backing his Conservative colleagues on Brighton & Hove City Council in using a central Government funding boost to get empty homes back into use. The Government has allocated … Continue reading

Mike Scrambles to the Top

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has scaled the wall of a new bouldering centre in Portslade, when he went to visit the new sporting venue. Mike recently visited business owners Tom and James at … Continue reading

Mike Tackles Ministers on Litter

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has contacted his ministerial colleagues to see what they are doing to lead the country in keeping the streets tidy by tackling litter around Government departments. Following repeated calls … Continue reading

Hate Crimes Against Those With Autism is Totally Unacceptable, says Mike

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, and Patron of Autism Sussex, has signed a Parliamentary Motion which calls on the Government to review legislation surrounding disability hate crime in order to address the disturbing levels … Continue reading

Mike Calls for 0800 Freephone Numbers to Actually be Free from Mobiles

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has called on mobile phone operators to stop charging customers for calling Freephone numbers. Currently mobile phone operators charge users for calling free-phone numbers, despite the original intention of … Continue reading