Fairer Funding meeting with Minister

Victoria recently met the Rt. Hon. Sajid Javid MP, the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, along with fellow Lincolnshire MPs and local council leaders to discuss fairer funding for Lincolnshire.

Election to Vice Chair of the APPG on Financial Crime and Scams

Today, Victoria Atkins MP became Vice Chair of the new All Party Parliamentary Group on Financial Crime and Scams.

In the first six months of this year alone, 120 addresses in Louth & Horncastle were victims of fraudulent activity. Over half of these were cases of identity fraud.

WW1 Solider Will "Come Home"

A young soldier from Spilsby who was killed in the First World War was returned "home" after his memorial plaque was presented to Victoria Atkins MP in the House of Commons chamber.

Louth Cattle Market will stay

Victoria Atkins MP has welcomed East Lindsey District Council’s vote to retain Louth Cattle Market on its current site.

RAF Coningsby comes to the Commons

Victoria Atkins MP was delighted to welcome constituents from the Mechanical Transport Section at Royal Air Force Coningsby to the Houses of Parliament.

New sentences on cases of animal cruelty

Maximum sentences for those who commit the most heinous cases of animal cruelty are being increased tenfold by the Government to five years.

Victoria said:

Standing Up for Defence Jobs

Today, Victoria Atkins MP raised the job losses announced by BAE Systems with the Minister at the first opportunity.

Supporting the ban on the sale of ivory

Victoria Atkins MP welcomes the announcement that the Government will ban the sale of ivory in the UK to help bring an end to the horrific poaching of elephants.