The visual guide to
Louth in Lincolnshire

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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.

Literary Round-Up: Margaret Dickinson, PenguinPig, And Benches        

Literary Round-Up: Margaret Dickinson, PenguinPig, And Benches

Margaret Dickinson visits Louth to promote her latest saga, whilst a local teacher tops the charts with his book on cyber safety.
25th February 2015
Malt Kiln Demolition Gallery        

Malt Kiln Demolition Gallery

GBM demolish the second tallest building in Louth to make way for an Aldi.
1st February 2015
Town Council Round-Up: Markets, Council Tax, And Ramsgate Road        

Town Council Round-Up: Markets, Council Tax, And Ramsgate Road

Town councillors slam the decline of the Louth market and discuss its cause.
21st January 2015
The Extent Of Homelessness In East Lindsey        

The Extent Of Homelessness In East Lindsey

A Freedom of Information request reveals how much ELDC knows about the numbers of homelessness in the district.
14th January 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. St James, however, has stood for almost half a millennium and is unlikely to be coming down any time soon.

Margaret Dickinson with her book, Welcome Home        

Margaret Dickinson signed copies of Welcome Home, her wartime family saga, in MSR News.

February 25 2015

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