Walker welcomes important legislation for workers’ rights as Parental Bereavement (Leave and Pay Bill) receives Royal Assent

Today in Westminster, Robin Walker: MP for Worcester and Minister for Exiting the EU, has strongly welcomed a new workplace right to paid leave for bereaved parents. This upholds a key Conservative manifesto commitment to introduce a new entitlement to parental bereavement leave which has been officially enshrined in law…

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Walker welcomes another milestone for Worcestershire Parkway – station will help thousands of Worcester people

Robin Walker, MP for Worcester, who has campaigned for many years for a new Worcestershire Parkway rail station, has welcomed news from the County Council that they have been awarded the contract to begin construction to the south east of the city. The new station will mean passengers have much…

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Walker signs Holocaust Educational Trust Book of Commitment

This week, Robin Walker, MP for Worcester, signed the Holocaust Educational Trust’s Book of Commitment, and in doing so pledging his commitment to Holocaust Memorial Day and honouring those who were murdered during the Holocaust as well as paying tribute to the extraordinary Holocaust survivors who work tirelessly to educate…

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Worcester MP offers full backing to medical school bid

Robin Walker, MP for Worcester, says a proposal to open a medical school in the city could help recruitment of clinicians and encourage more doctors to stay working in the area long-term. Robin was speaking to local radio early this morning, following the announcement that a new generation of doctors…

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Walker welcomes funds to fix potholes

Robin Walker, MP for Worcester, has welcomed news that local road-users in Worcestershire will benefit from a dedicated £1,169,000 pothole fund, which will keep the county moving. This cash is part of a £1.2 billion fund for local roads that the Conservative Government is allocating to councils to repair and…

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Worcester’s MP presses Secretary of State for hospital funding & welcomes investments in mental health

Worcester’s MP, Robin Walker, secured a meeting with the Health Secretary on his first day back in Parliament to address concerns about recent pressures at the Worcestershire Royal Hospital’s Emergency Department. The Health Secretary has provided extra help and support to the hospital for the winter period and has said…

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