Local News

Visit to Barfen Farm

After a wet but cheery walk around Barfen Farm with Sarah and Daniel Fairburn, and Helen Chesshire from The Woodland Trust, Victoria meet the hens laying Fairburns Eggs.

Raising awareness of scams

Thank you to Deputy PCC Stuart Tweedale, Junior PCSO’s from Spilsby Primary School and Lincolnshire Police who were out and about in Horncastle raising awareness of scams.

Visiting Polypipe's New Factory Unit

Victoria was delighted to visit Polypipe's Horncastle site to see their impressive manufacturing plant, including a new factory unit to house a state of the art large diameter pipe machine.

Visit to Mtag Composites

Mtag Composites is a brilliant example of the entrepreneurial spirit in our corner of Lincolnshire.

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.