Monthly Archives: August 2013

Mike Supports School Swimming Boost

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has backed a Parliamentary Motion that calls for children to be able to swim at least 25 meters by the time that they leave primary school. Early Day Motion … Continue reading

Mike Backs Series of New Policies for 2015

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, and member of the 40 Group, is backing new set of policies that have been drawn up by the group ahead of the 2015 General Election. The 40 Group … Continue reading

Mike Backs Calls for National Children’s Radio

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, is backing a campaign for a non-commercial radio station with programming exclusively for children. Mike has signed Early Day Motion (EDM) 378 (Non-Commercial National Radio Station for Children) that … Continue reading

Conservatives Giving Power to the People, says Mike

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has hailed changes introduced by the Department for Communities & Local Government that have passed more and more powers back to residents. Mike’s colleague the Rt Hon Eric Pickles … Continue reading

Tenants Should Not Pay Price for Deposit Protection Confusion

Following a recent ruling of the Court of Appeal with regard to tenancy deposit protection, Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, is calling for clarification from the Government. Mike recently wrote to his colleague Mark … Continue reading

Mike Joins Civic Societies Parliamentary Group

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has joined the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Civic Societies. The purpose of the group is to discuss issues related to civic society and the civic movement; to raise … Continue reading

Mike Backs Everyday Sexism Project?

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has backed a unique initiative that highlights the sexism that many women face every day. The Everyday Sexism Project exists to catalogue instances of sexism that are experienced by … Continue reading

Motorists Shouldn’t Pay the Tab for Council Profligacy

Following quite unexpected reports that Brighton & Hove City Council levies some of the highest stealth taxes in the country, Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has slammed the Left-Wing administration for forcing motorists to … Continue reading