Friday, 21 November, 2014

Simon Kirby, the Member of Parliament for Brighton Kemptown and Peacehaven, is urging constituents to vote for the Saltdean Lido in The People’s Millions competition that is taking place this Monday (24th November). If the Saltdean Lido receives more votes than their competition, they will receive £49,500 worth of funding.

Friday, 21 November, 2014

Simon Kirby, the Member of Parliament for Brighton Kemptown and Peacehaven, today met with local residents to hear their concerns about revenge evictions, and to reaffirm his support in principle for the Private Member’s Bill put forward by Sarah Teather MP, which seeks to outlaw the practice.

Thursday, 20 November, 2014

Simon Kirby, the Member of Parliament for Brighton Kemptown and Peacehaven, has today shared his delight at the news of funding being made available for smart ticket transferability on the bus services in Brighton and Hove.

Friday, 14 November, 2014

Simon Kirby, MP for Brighton Kemptown and Peacehaven, has welcomed new figures released today which revealed that in Brighton Kemptown and Peacehaven the number of unemployed receiving Job Seekers Allowance has fallen by 1256 claimants since the last election. This represents a fall of 47% since 2010. Youth unemployment has also fallen by 52% in the same period. 

Wednesday, 12 November, 2014

Simon Kirby, the MP for Brighton Kemptown and Peacehaven, has welcomed new figures released showing that 900 businesses in his constituency are benefitting from the Government’s Employment Allowance since its introduction in April, making it easier for businesses to hire staff and create jobs.

Tuesday, 11 November, 2014

Simon Kirby, the Member of Parliament for Brighton Kemptown and Peacehaven, supports the recently announced Government plans to reform War Widows Pensions.

Monday, 10 November, 2014

 

Simon Kirby, Member of Parliament for Brighton Kemptown and chair of the A27 reference group, spoke of his delight at today’s announcement from the Prime Minister regarding improvements to the UK Road network.

Friday, 7 November, 2014

Simon Kirby, the Member of Parliament for Brighton Kemptown and Peacehaven, has praised Sport England for its investment in various programs and clubs across his constituency. Since 2010, Sport England has invested just under £300,000 in Brighton Kemptown to over 15 different organisations.

Thursday, 6 November, 2014

Simon Kirby, the Member of Parliament for Brighton Kemptown and Peacehaven, has today written to the leaders of the main political groups on both Brighton and Hove City and East Sussex County Councils to urge them to support a Council Motion on HIV Testing.

Thursday, 6 November, 2014

Simon Kirby, Member of Parliament for Brighton Kemptown and Peacehaven, which includes Rottingdean, Ovingdean, Woodingdean and Saltdean, has today written to the Labour Parliamentary Candidate for the constituency calling on her to clarify the position of the Labour Party regarding potential development at Meadow Vale.