Gainsborough MP warns on impact if Lincolnshire Showground has to pay higher rates

Proposlas would see its discount go

Gainsborough MP Sir Edward Leigh says it would be bad for the people of Lincolnshire if the Agricultural Society which runs events at the Showground have to pay full rates. 

Previously they have had the charitable rate reduction.P

He says it could have implications for others in the country, and is hoping it won't go to court

West Lindsey District Council says because of the dispute it's unable to comment at the moment.  

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