General News

Government refuse grant to help regenerate Madera Terraces

Besi Besemar April 3, 2017

Plans to regenerate Madeira Terraces suffer setback after government refuse grant of £4 million to seed fund the project. Council leader Warren Morgan has written today to the Tory MP for Brighton Kemptown, Simon Kirby expressing his anger at the decision and saying the government had let the city down badly.

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In The South

Kemptown MP supports Poppy Appeal

Sarah Green October 30, 2015

Simon Kirby MP for Brighton Kemptown and Peacehaven encourages people to support this years Poppy Appeal and wear a poppy with Pride. The money raised from the annual Poppy Appeal organised by the Royal British Legion provides thousands of modern veterans, service men, women and their families with vital advice and support.

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Business News

National competition for small shops

Sarah Green January 10, 2015

Simon Kirby MP for Brighton Kemptown & Peacehaven is enouraging local small shops in his constituencey to enter a national competition for small shops.   ANY SMALL shop can submit an application to the All Party Parliamentary Small Shop Group‚Äôs ‚ÄėBest Small Shops Competition‚Äô. To enter, set out in no more than 500 words why […]

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General News

Council awarded £183,000 to fight blue badge fraud

Sarah Green December 23, 2014

Brighton & Hove City Council has been awarded £183,000 from the Government to help enforce laws aimed at ensuring there are enough disabled parking spaces in the city for those for genuinely need them. Recent reports highlighted the prevalence of blue badge fraud across Brighton and Hove with 79 people using badges that belonged to people who had dies and around 1 in 5 blue badges estimated to be in illegal use.

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