Community News

Barnardo’s Assistant Director appointed to new Government LGBT+ advisory panel

Besi Besemar March 19, 2019

Marcel Varney, Assistant Director for Children’s Services at Barnardo’s, to sit on a new LGBT+ Advisory panel announced by the Government.Minister for Women and Equalities Penny Mordaunt has appointed the first ever National Adviser for LGBT Health, and Advisory Panel.

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General News

Labour candidate calls on Kemptown MP to vote to save firefighters pensions

Besi Besemar December 11, 2014

Nancy Platts, Labour’s parliamentary candidate for Brighton Kemptown and Peacehaven has written to Simon Kirby MP asking him if he will vote to save firefighters’ pensions in the Parliamentary debate on Monday. Nancy issued her challenge after the Conservative MP met with the Fire Minister, Penny Mordaunt MP earlier this week.

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Kemptown MP presses Fire Minister on firefighter pensions

Sarah Green December 10, 2014

Simon Kirby, MP for Brighton Kemptown and Peacehaven met in parliament today with Communities Minister, Penny Mordaunt MP, to discuss the firefighters and their pensions. He sought the meeting with the Minister in order to press again the concerns of firefighters and to ask the Minister to look again at the issues the firefighters are concerned about regarding their pension rights.

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Kemptown MP meets Minister to lobby on behalf of Saltdean Lido

Sarah Green November 11, 2014

Simon Kirby, MP for Brighton Kemptown and Peacehaven, which includes Saltdean, met with the Minister whose portfolio covers the Saltdean Lido this evening to support the funding applications made by the Saltdean Lido Community Interest Company. In her role as Parliamentary-Under Secretary of State at the Department for Communities and Local Government, Penny Mordaunt MP is responsible for coastal towns.

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