May appoints Brighton Kemptown MP to Treasury post

Simon Kirby, MP for Brighton Kemptown and Peacehaven has been appointed to a Ministerial position in the Government as Economic Secretary to the Treasury.
Posted On 16 Jul 2016

Dog awareness week – Brighton MP calls for reduction of dog attacks on postal workers

Simon Kirby, MP for Brighton Kemptown & Peacehaven has been supporting the Royal Mail’s fourth annual Dog Awareness Week. Royal Mail has been working together with Battersea...
Posted On 10 Jul 2016

OPINION: True Blue and those ‘gay cure’ skeletons in the closets of the Tory leadership candidates

The devils are in the detail as Craig Hanlon-Smith questions if the next Prime Minister should be decided by the Tory blue rinse brigade rather than the country at large. Any...

Conservatives name candidate for East Brighton

David Plant has been selected to stand as the Conservative candidate in the East Brighton by-election on August 4. Mr Plant is standing as a candidate as he passionately...
Posted On 09 Jul 2016

Tory leadership candidate fails to repond to questions about her views on LGBT issues

Andrea Leadsom MP, one of the three remaining candidates in the race to be the next Prime Minister and leader of the Conservative Party fails to respond to LGBT Tory about her...
Posted On 07 Jul 2016

Brighton Rally to support Corbyn!

Brighton Trades Council will hold a rally in support of Jeremy Corbyn on Saturday, July 9 at 2pm at the Brighthelm Centre.

Brighton Kemptown MP supports Catch the Bus Week

Simon Kirby, MP for Brighton Kemptown & Peacehaven supports Greener Journeys' Catch the Bus Week which aims to get more people on board, particularly those who don't normally...
Posted On 05 Jul 2016

Greens choose local activist to stand in East Brighton

Activist and campaigner Mitch Alexander has been selected as the Green candidate for the by-election in East Brighton ward on Thursday, August 4.
Posted On 04 Jul 2016

Greens vow to fight for workers and environment after Brexit win

Green Councillors in Brighton and Hove have vowed to fight against a bonfire of regulations which could be seen following the EU referendum result to leave the EU and will...
Posted On 03 Jul 2016

Defiant LIB DEMS seek democratic mandate to overturn ‘Brexit’ decision

LIB DEM leader Tim Farron’s pledge that the party “will fight the next election on a clear promise to restore Britain’s prosperity and role in the world, with the United...
Posted On 30 Jun 2016

Home Secretary throws her hat in the leadership ring

Theresa May MP the present Home Secretary has announced today that she will be standing to be leader of the Conservative Party. Simon Kirby, MP for Brighton Kemptown &...
Posted On 30 Jun 2016

Conservatives gain Council support for Armed Forces ‘Count Them In’ campaign

Conservatives on Brighton & Hove City Council obtain cross-party support for the Royal British Legion and Poppyscotland Count Them In campaign.
Posted On 22 Jun 2016