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Cllr Steve Bell CBE Demands Action For Grieving Families

At a meeting of Full Council today, Cllr Steve Bell expressed his upset and disgust that Brighton & Hove City Council are one of the only local authorities not currently signed-up to the ‘Tell Us Once’ service.

Conservatives Demand Apology From i360

Cllr Steve Bell CBE demands apology from i360 for putting Brighton & Hove residents at risk of footing £36m bill

Cllr Steve Bell CBE - Deputy Leader of the official opposition

CONSERVATIVES CRITICISE LACK OF COUNCIL ACTION TO BAN SINGLE USE PLASTICS

The Conservative Group has called out the Labour Administration for lip-service a year since Conservative Cllr Steve Bell raised a Notice of Motion calling for a ban on the purchase of single use plastics in all Brighton and Hove City Council buildings and council funded agencies.

Campaigning in Woodingdean

Today, we were campaigning with Simon Kirby in Woodingdean alongside Cllr Dee Simson, Steve Bell, Joe Miller and Ginny Heard.

Energy and Climate Change Minister visits Brighton University

Greg Barker, Minster of State for the Department of Energy and Climate Change and MP for Bexhill and Battle, visited the Brighton Kemptown Constituency on 9th May. Mr Barker’s visit included a tour of an eco-home in the city, followed by a roundtable discussion at the University of Brighton, where he met representatives of the Chamber of Commerce and important members of the sustainable energy community.

Building above the Marina Cliff - MP acts to end possibility

Simon Kirby, MP for Brighton Kemptown, is to table an amendment to the Localism Bill, currently making its way through Parliament to allow the Secretary of State at the Department of Communities and Local Government, to change the Brighton Marina Act so that the provision to build above the cliff height could be disallowed.