Friday, 12 September, 2014

Simon Kirby, the Member of Parliament for Brighton Kemptown and Peacehaven, has welcomed the news that, from this week, the Government has extended the entitlement of 15 hours of free early education to the 40 per cent of most disadvantaged two year olds, which will help them fulfil their potential in life.

Thursday, 11 September, 2014

Simon Kirby, MP for Brighton Kemptown and Peacehaven has welcomed today the visit to Brighton by Health Department Minister, Dr Dan Poulter MP.

Wednesday, 10 September, 2014

Simon Kirby, MP for Brighton Kemptown and Peacehaven has sent his formal objections to Brighton and Hove City Council regarding the proposals to build new housing in the Meadow Vale area of Ovingdean. Simon has cited, inappropriate development, the loss of the village feel in Ovingdean, Rottingdean and Woodingdean and that the City Council should be looking to brownfield, city centre and large sites, like Shoreham Harbour to build on first.

Tuesday, 9 September, 2014

Simon Kirby, the Member of Parliament for Brighton Kemptown and Peacehaven, has been chosen as the Chair of the A27 Reference Group that will be organised by the East Sussex County Council, which will primarily focus on bringing about improvements to the A27/A259 Corridor in East Sussex.

Thursday, 4 September, 2014

Thank you, Madam Deputy Speaker. I am a long-time supporter of Pup Aid and I pay tribute to the work carried out by Marc Abraham and many others outside this place to bring the issue of puppy farms to the attention of the House. 

Thursday, 4 September, 2014

Simon Kirby, MP for Brighton Kemptown and Peacehaven has told of his revulsion at the conditions in which puppies are ‘farmed’ for later sale and has called for changes to be made in the law and enforcement of the existing rules. Mr Kirby also praised the important role of PupAid in this matter.

Thursday, 4 September, 2014

 

Simon Kirby, the Member of Parliament for Brighton Kemptown and Peacehaven and Vice Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group for HIV/AIDS, has today welcomed the report from 2020Health entitled Growing Older Positively, which reviews the difficulties that are faced by those who are ageing with HIV.

Wednesday, 3 September, 2014

Simon Kirby, the Member of Parliament for Brighton Kemptown and Peacehaven, has today welcomed the passing of the first stage of a Ten Minute Rule Bill on ending the use of wild animals in circuses.

Wednesday, 3 September, 2014

 

Simon Kirby, the Member of Parliament for Brighton Kemptown, will be putting his further support behind the Pup Aid campaign to end the cruel practice of Puppy Farming in the UK during an upcoming debate in Parliament on the matter.

Tuesday, 2 September, 2014

Simon Kirby MP has welcomed new figures showing that 6,000 fewer young people in the South East are not in employment, education or training - a 5.3% decrease since the election.