Local News

Local Bridge Players take on the House of Lords

Congratulations to students from Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School, Alfordand Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School, Horncastle who went head-to-head with the House of Lords in a bridge tournament!

RAF100 Flypast and Static Display

This year we celebrate 100 years of the RAF, which has a special connection to my constituency. 

I visited the static display at Horse Guard Parade which featured aircraft through the ages, including an original Spitfire Mk16 and a full-scale replica Typhoon.

Spilsby's JPCSOs come to the Commons

It was a pleasure to welcome Spilsby Primary Academy's JPCSOs to the Palace of Westminster where they watched new peers be introduced to the House of Lords and saw the Prime Minister make a statement in the House of Commons.

King Edward VI Grammar School visit Parliament

On a very busy day in the House of Commons with votes on exiting the European Union, I took time out between votes yesterday to speak to Year 12 students at King Edward VI Grammar School, Louth.

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.