The visual guide to
Louth in Lincolnshire

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A squirrel in 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.

Round-Up: Flood Forum, New Developments, And The Local Plan        

Round-Up: Flood Forum, New Developments, And The Local Plan

Anglian Water came in for criticism at a recent flood forum, but the company did pledge some improvements.
25th May 2016
Cut Crime Not Lights        

Cut Crime Not Lights

County and district councils plan to cut lights in order to save money. Local police gave their reaction.
9th March 2016
More Austerity For LCC        

More Austerity For LCC

Huge cuts are coming to local government. Council leader Martin Hill faced residents unhappy about what the Tory local government settlement might mean for them.
18th January 2016
The Town Council Approves Reactive Speed Signs        

The Town Council Approves Reactive Speed Signs

Speeding traffic has long been a concern for many residents of busy roads in Louth.
21st October 2015

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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

International Delta Six
New Orleans Jazz Club, Queen Street 7.30pm
Jazz music.

Tomorrow's Events

Louth Run For Life
Begins at the Market Place 10am onwards
In aid of Cancer Research UK.

Run For Life After Party
The Kings Head Hotel, Mercer Row 11am
Featuring Klout, Dukes de Luda and Stolen Fridays.

A willow dome in Charles Street        

The willow dome at the Kids Patch on Charles Street recreation ground begins to sprout.

March 29 2016

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