New legal structure for charities

The Government have introduced a new legal structure for charities in England and Wales which is designed to make it easier for people to set up small and medium sized...

Green MP calls for radical drug policy overhaul

The cross party Home Affairs Select Committee (HASC) has today, December 10, called for a review of drug policy, saying that government action is needed "now, more than ever"...

Government encourages firms to employ older people

Minister of State for Pensions, Steve Webb MP, has outlined the steps the Government is taking to encourage firms to employ older people in response to a Parliamentary...

Hove MP finally delivers speech to Students

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative MP for Hove and Portslade, finally delivered his speech to a group of Sussex University Conservative Society students, last week after he was...

Simon Kirby MP takes HIV test at Houses of Parliament

Simon Kirby MP for Kemptown & Peacehaven has marked National HIV Testing Week by taking a public HIV test at the Houses of Parliament this week. Simon took the test to...

MPs encourage local residents to get tested

Both local Conservative MPs, Mike Weatherley, the MP for Hove and Portslade and Simon Kirby, MP for Portslade & Peacehaven are calling on all residents in Brighton & Hove to...

Council agrees grants programme for next three years

Brighton & Hove City Council has announced its programme of grants to voluntary sector and arts organisations for the next three years. The 2013-16 programme sees investment...

Hove MP discusses bullying with local children

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative MP for Hove and Portslade, has met with staff and children from the Brighton & Hove-based child safety charity, Safety Net, to discuss...

City’s 3 MP’s accuse Labour of ‘opportunism’

The City's three MP's vote to raise petrol by 3p per litre from January. Labour MPs used an opposition day debate to attempt to get the rise postponed, but were defeated by...

Uganda’s Anti-Homosexual Bill to become law

Uganda’s Anti-Homosexuality Bill will become law by the end of 2012.

Deportation of LGBT refugees continues

Human Rights Campaigner, Peter Tatchell claims that deportations of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people continues, despite government pledges to ensure fairer...

Hove MP supports UK composers

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative MP for Hove and Portslade, has tabled an Early Day Motion (EDM) in support of the UK’s music industry. EDM 660: Music Royalties from Abroad,...
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