Karl McCartney has said the “constituency will be his priority” after being declared the winner of last night’s election in Lincoln which saw the city back the Conservatives.
Two Conservative candidates for the upcoming local elections in Lincoln have resigned from the party less than two months before voters go to the ballot box.
Labour’s Karen Lee has been elected as the new Member of Parliament for Lincoln.
The Conservative Member of Parliament (MP) for the Lincolnshire constituency of Sleaford and North Hykeham, Stephen Phillips QC has resigned with immediate effect.
Conservative candidate and county councillor Marc Jones will replace Alan Hardwick as Police and Crime Commissioner for Lincolnshire following Thursday’s elections.
Parliamentary candidates for both UKIP and the Conservatives have withdrawn from events at the University of Lincoln after refusing to sign an agreement for guest speakers.