Local News

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.

Managing the risk of coastal flooding

The Environment Agency has launched a public consultation on the options to manage coastal flood risk between Saltfleet and Gibraltar Point over the next 100 years.

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.