Month: April 2017

Lincolnshire Economic Briefing Q1 2017

Overall, Lincolnshire businesses have enjoyed a positive start to 2017, albeit with some mixed performance figure across sectors and markets. This first quarter of 2017 has seen confidence levels in both future turnover levels and profitability improve across Services and Manufacturing. This is despite a fall in domestic sales performance for Services, and a decrease in performance for both sectors in overseas markets. Inflation is now the key concern for businesses with over half stating that they under pressure to raise prices due to the costs of raw materials. Since the last briefing, Article 50 has now been triggered,...

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County Council Elections 2017

Dear Resident, On May 4th you’ll have the chance to decide who runs your local County Council. Having represented this area since 2009 I am again asking for your support. I have been absolutely delighted with the response I have received from local people to my positive campaign. It has been very encouraging to meet residents who have promised me their support, and your vote couldn’t be more important. Election results here are always close – a handful of votes could decide who stands up for our area. There are lots of good reasons why I am asking for...

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