Monthly Archives: April 2014

We Must Follow the Money to Shut Down Illegal Websites

Mike Weatherley, Intellectual Property Adviser to the Prime Minister and the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, is calling for advertising to be cut to websites that host illegal material, which will effectively shut them down. Mike, a … Continue reading

Mike Raises Taxi Deregulation Concerns in Parliament

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has spoken in Parliament of his concerns over the Deregulation Bill on taxis. Mike has met with taxi representatives from across Brighton & Hove and already written to his … Continue reading

Minister of State to Visit Hove

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, will be welcoming his colleague the Rt Hon Damian Green MP, Minister of State for Police & Criminal Justice, to Hove on Friday 2nd May. Damian Green MP, a … Continue reading

Artists’ Open Houses are Key to Brighton Festival

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has praised the Artists’ Open Houses festival as doors across the city prepare to open to visitors on Saturday 3rd May. Artists’ Open Houses is a unique festival that … Continue reading

Hove MP Weatherley, Intellectual Property Adviser to the PM, Backs World IP Day

  Mike Weatherley, Intellectual Property Adviser to the Prime Minister and the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has backed the 14th annual World IP Day, which this year falls on Saturday 26th April. World IP Day, which … Continue reading

Mike Reiterates Support for Long-Term Economic Plan

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has reiterated his support for the Conservative-led Government’s plans for Britain’s economy. Mike regularly meets with constituents who have impressed upon him how important it is for their business … Continue reading

Another Fantastic Festival Line-up

Champion of the creative industries, Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has praised the 2014 Brighton Festival line-up and encourages residents to support the events. The Brighton Festival was founded in 1965 and, together with … Continue reading

Mike Welcomes Local 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

Mike Encourages Residents to Visit Open Gardens

Following successful calls for keen gardeners to open their gardens to the public, Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, is encouraging residents to help support the Sussex Beacon’s annual open garden event by visiting gardens … Continue reading

Mike Wishes Jewish Residents a Joyous Festival as Passover Begins

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has wished his Jewish residents ‘Chag Sameach’, which means Joyous Festival, a common Jewish greeting for Passover. Passover is an eight day festival that marks the emancipation of the … Continue reading