Local News

Lloyds Bank Closures in Alford, Mablethorpe and Coningsby

I was greatly disappointed to hear the announcement that Lloyds Banking Group plan to close their branches in Alford, Mablethorpe and Coningsby. This affects loyal Lloyds customers and staff, as well as local businesses and people who pop in to use the bank every so often.

Statement: Stabbings in Louth

Further to stabbings that took place in Louth over the weekend, my thoughts are with all involved. This must have been a frightening incident in the heart of our market town and the police have my full support.

A Real Health Boost for Lincolnshire

Victoria Atkins MP has welcomed today’s Government announcement on a Medical School for Lincolnshire calling it fantastic news for Louth & Horncastle residents.

Do-Dance comes to Downing Street

I was delighted to invite Sophie from Louth to the International Women's Day reception at No.11 Downing Street to celebrate her success as the founder of Do-dance

Emily's surprise visit to Parliament

It was a pleasure to arrange a surprise trip to Parliament for Tim and Emily whilst they were in London for a university interview.

Tidal Flood Alert - Advice for Coastal Residents

Our coastline is part of what makes this area of Lincolnshire so unique, but it can also be dangerous in severe weather. Please be aware that the Environment Agency has issued a flood alert for possible tidal flooding in areas near the Lincolnshire coastline.

Happy World Book Day!

#ShareAStory is the theme this year, recognising the positive impact that reading together for just 10 minutes a day can have on a child's outcome.

Cold Weather Payments for the 'Beast from the East'

As the 'Beast from the East' continues to blanket our beautiful corner of Lincolnshire, the Department for Work and Pensions are making Cold Weather Payments to people on certain benefits.