Louth and Horncastle MP left Twitter due to ‘death threats and nastiness’

February 7, 2018 Spilsby Online 0

Louth and Horncastle MP Victoria Atkins has confirmed she was forced to scrap her Twitter account because of ‘death threats and nastiness.’ Ms Atkins revealed to the Horncastle News and Louth Leader more than two years ago that she was forced off Twitter because she was fed up with some of the comments made. But speaking on a Radio Five Live show yesterday (Tuesday), on the 100th anniversary of women getting the vote, Ms Atkins […]

MP backs moves to solve GP shortage

June 10, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

Horncastle and Louth MP Victoria Atkins has welcomed moves to attract new GPs to the area. It was revealed last week that lives are being put at risk because of a chronic shortage of GPs across Lincolnshire. The warning came from Doctor Kieran Sharrock who is the managing director of the Lincolnshire Local Medical Committee which offers support and advice to GPs. Ms Atkins acknowledged there are problems but stressed the Government was taking steps […]