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Karl praises Councillor Mrs Marion Brighton OBE’s Leadership

Following the announcement today that Councillor Mrs Marion Brighton OBE, first elected in 1973, is stepping down as Leader of North Kesteven District Council after 16 years and will be continuing as a ward member for Heighington, Washingborough and Canwick, Karl McCartney JP MP, Member of Parlia

Karl reacts to news that Apogee has acquired Danwood

“I am extremely grateful to both Danwood and their new owners at Apogee for giving me the courtesy of keeping me updated with developments in respect of this takeover that will create Europe’s largest independent provider of managed print services.

‘Question Time’ at Caythorpe Primary School

11 year old Finn Bennett is a Year 6 pupil at Caythorpe Primary School. Finn has recently taken an interest in politics and after reading an article on twitter about boys’ performances in school, he decided to find out more.

Karl welcomes lowest unemployment in over 10 years

Lincoln’s Member of Parliament, Karl McCartney JP MP, has welcomed the news that unemployment across the UK remains at the lowest rate for over a decade – down nearly 900,000 since 2010 – according to the latest labour market figures, with 195,000 more people back in work in East Midlands since 2

Karl welcomes funds to fix potholes in Lincoln

Karl McCartney JP MP, the Member of Parliament for the City of Lincoln, has welcomed news that local road-users will benefit from a dedicated £2,482,000 pothole fund for Lincolnshire, which will keep the County moving.