December 11, 2023 8.30 pm

‘Wishful thinking’: Lincoln council leader denies retirement rumours

Reports suggest he won’t stand in next year’s local elections

By Local Democracy Reporter

City of Lincoln Council Leader Ric Metcalfe has refuted rumours that he plans to retire and not stand in the upcoming May local elections.

Following Monday’s Executive meeting, the veteran Labour councillor dismissed these rumours as “wishful thinking” by members of the opposition parties.

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