Monthly Archives: March 2014

‘New Copyright Exceptions Strike Right Balance’, says Mike

Mike Weatherley, the Intellectual Property Adviser to the Prime Minister and Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has praised the Intellectual Property Office for listening to the representations from the creative industries and for not implementing all the … Continue reading

Mike Selects Azaro as Tiffin Cup 2014 Entry and Thanks Residents for Nominations

Following a deluge of suggestions from residents for the top curry restaurant, Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has selected Azaro as the entry for the 2014 Tiffin Cup competition. Azaro, which recently opened on … Continue reading

Mike Welcomes Progress on New Surgery at Holy Trinity Church

Following developments for a new combined Medical Practice at Holy Trinity Church in Central Hove, Mike Weatherley, Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, who has pushed local NHS officials to resolve stumbling blocks, has met with stakeholders as … Continue reading

Mike Gives Final Call for Budding Local Musicians to Enter Music Competition

As the deadline of Monday 31st March draws closer, Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade and founder of Rock the House, is encouraging any constituents who want to take part to apply before the competition … Continue reading

‘Gay Marriage – A Historic Moment for LGBT Rights’, says Mike

Ahead of the first same-sex marriages on Saturday 29th March, Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has reiterated his unwavering support for the legislation. The Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill received Royal Assent in July … Continue reading

Iain Duncan Smith, Secretary of State for Work & Pensions, Visits Hove

Mike Weatherley, Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has welcomed his colleague the Rt Hon Iain Duncan Smith MP, Secretary of State for Work & Pensions, to his constituency in order to discuss local unemployment. On Friday 21st … Continue reading

Mike Encourages Local Schools to Sign Up to Bee Initiative

Mike Weatherley, Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, recently joined the British Science Association and EDF Energy at an event in the House of Commons to promote the launch of The Great EDF Energy Experiment. The Great EDF Energy … Continue reading

Budget is Good for Residents of Hove and Portslade

Following the Chancellor’s Budget this afternoon, Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has backed the new financial measures that are set to be introduced by the Conservative-led Government. In keeping with the priority to help … Continue reading

Mike Backs Tough Stance on Crime

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, is backing strong criminal justice measures that are being spearheaded by his Conservative colleagues in the Home Office and Ministry of Justice. Mike actively campaigned for tightening up the … Continue reading

Business Bulletin Competition

We are holding a competition for the subscribers of my Business Bulletin. You could win a free trip to Parliament and tea on the famous House of Commons Terrace with your MP – that’s me! All you have to do … Continue reading