The visual guide to
Louth in Lincolnshire

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Hubbards Hills

Louth, a Lincolnshire town, is famous for St James church, with its towering spire. It's also the birthplace of the astronaut Michael Foale. Highlights include the town's Georgian architecture and its unique, independent shops. It also features the Meridian Leisure Centre and the Riverhead Theatre, home to the Louth Playgoers.

The place has a somewhat twee image, but there's more to Louth than quaint markets and old-fashioned architecture. A fair amount of construction work and regeneration is going on.

In places Louth is an extremely modern town. However, there are many people who work hard to preserve the town's unique character and its amenities, such as Hubbard's Hills.

Hustings Frenzy        

Hustings Frenzy

A number of hustings events have given candidates in local and parliamentary election a chance to present themselves and their views to voters.
25th April 2015
District And Town Council Elections 2015        

District And Town Council Elections 2015

Candidates for the district and town council elections in the area are officially confirmed, and many seats on the town council are unopposed.
10th April 2015
Town Council Round-Up: War Memorial Restoration Work        

Town Council Round-Up: War Memorial Restoration Work

After a car crashed into the war memorial on Ramsgate, the town council considers the cost and details of restoration.
26th March 2015
Louth Area Committee: Flood Alleviation Works And Dementia Friends        

Louth Area Committee: Flood Alleviation Works And Dementia Friends

A major flood prevention scheme is set to go ahead in 2015, protecting Louth from a repeat of the 2007 floods.
24th March 2015

Random Picture Quiz

Test your knowledge of Louth and its people with this dynamic quiz.

St James

Landmarks in Louth

For years the skyline in Louth has been dominated by the spire of St. James and the enormous ABM building, also known as the Malt Kiln. Work started on demolishing the Malt Kiln in January of 2004 in order to make way for some flats, although this work ceased soon after, before being resumed in 2014 and completed in February 2015. St James, however, has stood for almost half a millennium and is unlikely to be coming down any time soon.

Today's Events

General and local elections
Various locations - see your polling card for details. 7am-10pm
Vote for your MP and local councillors at ELDC and, in some cases, at parish level.

Matt Brown        

Matt Brown speaks at the Churches Together hustings held on 22nd April at the Methodist church.

April 22 2015

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