Edward Leigh MP honoured with Knighthood

Lincolnshire MP Edward Leigh has been honoured with a knighthood in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List.

Sir Edward, MP for the Gainsborough constituency was given the honour for public and political service.

Sir Edward has been a Member of Parliament since his election in 1983, serving continually for 30 years.

A celebratory luncheon is being hosted by the Gainsborough Constituency Conservative Association on Friday, June 21.