Robin Walker MP attends first Generation CAN awards ceremony to celebrate the achievements of SEN children and the adults who care for them

Worcester’s MP Robin Walker attended the Generation CAN Awards 2018 last night (12th July) at the University of Worcester Arena, celebrating the remarkable achievements of children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) and the adults who support them. The awards, sponsored by local law firm Irwin Mitchell, celebrated the…

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Walker welcomes church funding for All Saints Church

Worcester MP Robin Walker has welcomed over £5 million funding to the Diocese of Worcester that will be used to develop two churches, one of which is located in the city. The funding comes as a grant from the Archbishop’s Council, a charity set up to support the work of…

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Walker hails first wave of Infrastructure Funding that will get Britain building

Worcester MP Robin Walker has today praised the Government’s commitment to targeted infrastructure funding following the announcement of £866 million for 133 council-led projects to be spread across the country. The announcement, made yesterday by the Housing Secretary Sajid Javid MP and the Chancellor Phillip Hammond MP confirmed investment of the first part…

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Worcester’s Transport on track under the Conservatives at risk from Labour

Worcester MP Robin Walker has today warned against Labour’s renationalisation plans following new analysis published by the Centre for Policy Studies this weekend which put the cost of Labour’s pledge at £176 billion. The report found that renationalisation plans from Labour’s 2017 manifesto and subsequent policy announcements would represent adding 10%…

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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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