Local News

Conservatives Welcome By-Election Victory

Local Conservatives have welcomed victory in a local by-election. The Conservative Party Candidate Bruce Allison secured the vacant seat in a by-election contest for the Scotter & Blyton Ward of West Lindsey District Council for the Party.

District Councillor Welcomes Appeal Decision

A Conservative West Lindsey District Councillor has welcomed the decision by the national Planning Inspectorate to dismiss an appeal for 200 homes at Larch Avenue, Nettleham.

Sir Edward Stands Up for Residents in Battle for Beauty Spot

Sir Edward Leigh MP has is supporting local opposition by residents who are calling on West Lindsey District Council to reject an application for the construction of thirty-five holiday homes at Swinhope, near Binbrook, which they believe would blight the beauty of the Wolds.

Withdrawal of Riseholme Planning Application Welcomed by Local Conservatives

The University of Lincoln has withdrawn its outline planning application for a major new housing development and educational facilities at its Riseholme campus north of Lincoln. The proposal would have seen much of the campus redeveloped, including the construction of up to 180 new houses.

Local Conservatives Celebrate Re-Election of Sir Edward Leigh

Conservatives in the Gainsborough Constituency have been celebrating the successful locally following the re-election of Sir Edward Leigh, as the Member of Parliament, who saw his ninth general election victory and an increased majority, on a night of mixed fortunes for the Party.