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'Suffragettes' at Horncastle Community Cinema

As part of this year's #EqualiTeas celebrations for the centenary of women first gaining the right to vote, I'm hosting a special screening of 'Suffragettes' with Horncastle Community Cinema.

Speaking up on Crime in Rural Areas

I opened the debate on Rural Crime & Public Services speaking from my own experience as MP for one of the largest rural constituencies in England.

Louth Vote 100 Centenary Celebration Tea Party

Join me at Lacey Gardens Junior School, Louth with 7th Louth Girl Guides and other special guests to celebrate the centenary of women first gaining the right to vote over a cup of tea and a slice of cake.

New Modern Slavery Project at Boston College

Today I joined Matt Warman MP and Lincolnshire PCC Marc Jones at Boston College to launch a new project with the Gangmasters and Labour Abuse Authority on modern slavery and labour exploitation.

Enough is enough on nuisance calls

We're bringing in new measures to make bosses of companies which bother people with unsolicited nuisance calls personally liable for fines if they break the law. For too long rogue directors have escaped justice by liquidating their firms and opening up again under a different name.

Championing Diversity and Equality in Schools

School Diversity Week is coming up, when we celebrate LGBT+ equality in education.

I'm delighted that Huttoft Primary School, Banovallum School, and Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School in my constituency are joining the 450,000 pupils and teachers championing diversity and equality.

Action For Brain Injury with Jonathan

It was a real pleasure to join my constituent Jonathan, his mother Mary and his carer Tim in Parliament ahead of Action for Brain Injury Week.

Woodhall Spa Rotarians Visit Parliament

It was a pleasure to welcome Woodhall Spa Rotary Club to the Houses of Parliament.

They toured the historic rooms of the Commons and Lords, saw parliamentary debates in action and quizzed me on life as an MP.