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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.

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Standing Up for Defence Jobs

Today, Victoria Atkins MP raised the job losses announced by BAE Systems with the Minister at the first opportunity.

Supporting the ban on the sale of ivory

Victoria Atkins MP welcomes the announcement that the Government will ban the sale of ivory in the UK to help bring an end to the horrific poaching of elephants.

New funding for Spilsby Theatre

Victoria Atkins MP welcomes the announcement that Spilsby Theatre will receive a £10,000 'Resilient Heritage' grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund and £5,000 from The Architectural Heritage Fund.

The Future of Louth Navigation Warehouse Secured

Victoria Atkins MP welcomes the news that the future of Louth Navigation Warehouse has been secured by East Lindsey District Council.

She has previously raised the campaign to restore Louth Canal with the Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Environment & Rural Affairs.

Victoria Atkins MP Backs British Farming

Victoria Atkins MP joined the NFU to show her support for British Farming.

Farming, the rural economy and the countryside are priorities for Victoria and she always speaks up for our rural way of life.

Victoria votes for progress on the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill

"In 2015, I stood on a manifesto commitment that I would support the Conservative Government in holding a referendum and then in honouring its result. Tonight, I will vote to repeal the 1972 Act and to start the smooth process of transition. It is a promise made and a promise kept."