Monthly Archives: November 2013

Badger Cull Postponement is Welcome News

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has welcomed the calling-off of the badger cull pilot and hopes that the Government will listen to alternatives that have been proposed by animal welfare campaigners. Mike is pleased … Continue reading

Mike Supports World Aids Day in Parliament

In marking the 25th World Aids Day, Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has pledged his support for Halve It, a national campaign that aims to halve late diagnosis and undiagnosed HIV in the UK … Continue reading

Mike Signs Petition to Save Westows Play Centre

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has signed a petition to help save Westows – the indoor play centre for children – which will be presented to Brighton & Hove City Council. Westows, which is … Continue reading

Mike Condemns Illegal Wildlife Trade

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has signed a Parliamentary motion which condemns the killing of thousands of elephants by poachers in Africa. Early Day Motion 773 (African Elephants and the Ivory Trade) highlights the … Continue reading

Mike Wishes Jewish Residents a Happy Hanukkah

As residents make preparations for the important festival of Hanukkah, Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has wished his Jewish constituents a Happy Hanukkah. This year, Hanukkah – the festival of lights – begins at … Continue reading

Mike Encourages At Risk Residents to Get Tested

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, is calling on residents in at risk groups in Brighton & Hove to get tested during National HIV Testing Week, in the run-up to World Aids Day. HIV and … Continue reading

Mike to Visit New King’s School

Following the opening of Brighton & Hove’s first secondary Free School in September, Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, is to visit King’s School on Friday 15th November. Mike is delighted that a much needed … Continue reading

Mike Encourages Residents to Prepare for Winter

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has called on residents to ensure they are taking advantage of the free help and support that could save them over £300 on their energy bills. Mike recently met … Continue reading

Plea to Make Pool 50m Gets Backing

“Hundreds of people have backed an MP’s calls for an Olympic-sized swimming pool at a new £40 million leisure centre. Brighton and Hove City Council yesterday met with a number of developers behind closed doors to discuss their multimillion pound … Continue reading

Online 50m Pool Petition Launched by Olympic Diver Chris Mears

Due to overwhelming demand, Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has launched an online version of the 50m Pool Petition. The online petition has been backed by Olympic Diver Chris Mears, who was the first … Continue reading