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Karl wears it pink in Parliament in aid of Breast Cancer Now

Karl McCartney MP, the Member of Parliament for the City of Lincoln, has shown support for women affected by breast cancer by dressing up in pink and encouraging their constituents to take part in the UK’s biggest, brightest and pinkest fundraiser, wear it pink, on Friday 21 October.

The educational performance of boys and the gender education gap

It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship this afternoon, Mr. Walker, and I am pleased to see so many Members from all sides of the House here and I do hope everyone will have an opportunity to take part, should they so wish.

Karl calls for Government action to end the gender education gap

Boys behind at all levels of education
Gender education gap ignored for far too long
Same focus and action needed as on equality issues affecting women and girls
“This is a One Nation issue” and “affects our ability to compete in a post-Brexit global economy”

Karl hails Government decision to fund Lincoln’s Transport Hub

Lincoln’s transport infrastructure continues to improve
East-West link open and nearing completion
Recent completion of the Lincoln High Street Level Crossing Footbridge
Eastern bypass work is imminent
More direct faster trains to London confirmed

Karl welcomes opening of East-West Link Road

The City of Lincoln’s Member of Parliament, Karl McCartney JP MP, has welcomed the news that from Monday 15 August motorists will be able to use the new East-West Link Road for the first time.