Robin Walker welcomes historic reforms to school funding as all Worcester schools set to gain

Worcester MP Robin Walker has today welcomed Education Secretary Justine Greening’s announcement of the full details of the Government’s new National Funding Formula for schools, which ends the historic postcode lottery. The National Funding Formula (NFF), the biggest improvement to the school funding system for decades, will ensure that for…

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Worcester MP welcomes 4th Annual Festival of Business

Worcester MP Robin Walker has welcomed the 4th annual Festival of Business to the city centre this coming Friday taking place on the high street and in the Guildhall. The annual one-day event is organised by Worcestershire Enterprise limited as an extension of #worcestershirehour, a twice weekly virtual networking event…

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Walker visits new Travis Perkins branch

Local MP Robin Walker visited the new Travis Perkins branch on McKenzie Way last week to officially open the branch and discuss the importance of apprenticeships in the city. Robin joined with Travis Perkins’ regional Director Huw Walters and Heart of Worcestershire student and Stepnell Ltd apprentice Daniel Little who…

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Walker hails successful return of Worcester Carnival

Worcester’s MP Robin Walker has hailed the return of the city’s carnival after attending Saturday’s triumphant relaunch of the event. After an absence of more than two decades, Worcester Carnival returned to the city’s streets on Saturday 1st July, with thousands turning out in glorious sunshine to see the parade.…

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Walker pledges support to drowning prevention campaign

Worcester MP Robin Walker is urging his constituency to get involved with Drowning Prevention Week in a bid to prevent summer tragedies.  Drowning is a leading cause of accidental death for children in the UK, with latest stats showing that, in the last five years, 48 children aged nine and under…

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