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Greens’ Open-door Policy on Travellers Getting Worse

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has contacted Brighton & Hove City Council with his concerns that instances of travellers trespassing in the city are getting worse as a group pitch up on Hove’s landmark … Continue reading

Council Data Shows that Travellers Don’t Make Full Use of Taxpayers’ Site

Mike recently contacted Brighton & Hove City Council requesting a breakdown of the usage of the Horsdean Traveller Site. The response from the council shows that despite Horsdean having 23 pitches, officials were only able to confirm a handful of … Continue reading

Mike Impressed by Local Support for Public Meeting on Travellers

Mike has been delighted by the level of support that he has received from residents for his decision to hold a public meeting on Green plans to build a second traveller site on the South Downs National Park. Mike has … Continue reading

Travellers Must Not be Allowed to Pitch Up in Our Parks

Mike has called on Brighton & Hove City Council and Sussex Police to work together to halt the outbreak of unauthorised encampments across the city. Travellers’ luxury caravans and cars recently moved onto Greenleas Park in Hangleton to the great … Continue reading

Travellers Must Stop Destruction of Park, Hove MP Tells Scared and Angry Residents

Mike visited concerned residents of the Greenleas Park area in Hangleton on Wednesday to witness the nightmare that travellers are causing in the usually quiet suburban area. Around 50 residents, amid a large police presence, met with Mike to vent … Continue reading

Mike to Visit Latest Group of Residents to Lose Park to Travellers

Mike is to visit distressed residents who live in the area surrounding Greenleas Park in Hangleton on Wednesday to witness the disruption that travellers are causing following the Green Party’s announcements on the subject of welcoming travellers to the city. … Continue reading

Mike Urges Residents to Get Insured

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, is backing a joint campaign by The Association of British Travel Agents (ABTA) and the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, which encourages holidaymakers to take out adequate travel insurance before … Continue reading

Mike Urges Residents to Get Insured

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, is backing a joint campaign by The Association of British Travel Agents (ABTA) and the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, which encourages holidaymakers to take out adequate travel insurance before … Continue reading

Mike Calls on Residents to Vote

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, is calling on residents to vote in Thursday’s Police & Crime Commissioner election. On Thursday 15th November, in the first election of its kind, 41 new Police & Crime … Continue reading

Mike Uncovers More Toxic Green Waste

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has uncovered that the Green administration has deliberately chosen not to use expensive, taxpayer-funded, CCTV equipment that was purchased to catch fly-tippers and travellers leaving rubbish across Brighton & … Continue reading