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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Walker welcomes continued fall in unemployment in Worcester

Worcester’s MP, Robin Walker, has welcomed news that the unemployment rate in Worcester continued to fall in the past month, dropping to 1,000 in May, or 1.5% – the lowest it has been since January 2016. This mirrors the rise in employment nationally, with official figures showing the nationwide employment…

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