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Local and international WI visit Parliament

It was a pleasure to welcome Betty Harvey OBE and fellow members of the Women's Institute in Louth & Horncastle, plus special guests from the WI all the way over in Canada!

Vote 100 Centenary Celebration Tea Party

On Saturday I joined Louth Girlguides and local residents to follow in the footsteps of the suffragists and suffragettes by hosting a tea party. 

'Suffragettes' coming to 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.

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.