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Karl welcomes additional rail services for Lincoln Christmas Market

Lincoln’s Member of Parliament, Karl McCartney JP MP, has welcomed Virgin Trains’ decision to run four additional services to and from Lincoln to Doncaster and Leeds to support the annual Christmas market with tickets starting from just £7.50 one way in Standard Class when booked online at 

Karl welcomes record high employment

Karl McCartney JP MP has welcomed the news that employment across the UK continues to run at a record high, the unemployment rate has fallen to an 11-year low, and that according to today’s figures there are 190,000 more people back in work in the East Midlands since 2010.  

Karl praises local charity trustees

To mark the seventh annual Trustees’ Week, Karl McCartney, MP for Lincoln, is celebrating the important contribution that charity trustees make to their local communities and thanking the 1,741 trustees in Lincoln for their hard work over the last year.

Karl attends University of Lincoln House of Lords Reception

On Monday, 1 November 2016, the Member of Parliament for the City of Lincoln, Karl McCartney MP, attended a University of Lincoln Reception in the House of Lords.

The event was entitled Universities and the Next Generation – Creating Opportunities.

Karl backs Government appeal over Brexit High Court ruling

Following the decision made by the High Court today that Parliament must vote on whether the UK can start the process of leaving the European Union despite a clear mandate from the People of the United Kingdom in the June Referendum, Karl McCartney JP MP, Member of Parliament for the City of Linc