Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has welcomed his colleague the Rt Hon Damian Green MP, Minister of State for Police & Criminal Justice, to Hove as part of a tour around the South.
Mike, along with officers from Sussex Police, took the Minister on a walkabout to George Street. Mike took the opportunity to discuss with Damian various local policing and justice issues. Damian Green MP, is a Minister for both the Ministry of Justice and the Home Office.
Commenting, Mike said: It was an excellent opportunity to have a Government Minister come down to visit Hove and I was pleased that he could meet a number of officers from Sussex Police. I discussed with Damian a number of local issues, as I felt that it is important for my ministerial colleagues to properly understand what things are like on a local level.