Local News

Opening of New Joint Fire and Ambulance Station

On Friday Victoria had the pleasure of opening the new joint fire and ambulance station in Louth.

This is part of the national blue light collaboration programme to improve patient services and give our emergency workers better facilities for use when they start and end their shifts.

Visit to Pip's Parlour

Victoria had a fantastic time at Pip's Parlour in Spilsby where she met local business owner Alison Lindon and her furry customers!

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.