Walker welcomes £6.6million of Government funding to tackle potholes in Worcestershire on National Pothole Day

Worcester’s MP Robin Walker has welcomed £6,652,000 of funding to improve the condition of roads in Worcestershire as part of as part of National Pothole Day, a national campaign to highlight the state of the UK’s roads. The Chancellor, Philip Hammond, announced at the last Budget that a £420 million…

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Worcester MP hails £3million of funding for Culture and Creativity

Robin Walker MP has welcomed the news that Worcester will receive £3 million from the government’s Cultural Development Fund to help drive local economic growth through investment in culture, heritage and the creative industries, Culture Secretary Jeremy Wright has announced today. Worcester Cultural Partnership will use the funding to restore…

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Walker welcomes business rates retention pilot

Robin Walker, MP for Worcester, has happily welcomed good news for Worcestershire, following the announcement from the Ministry for Housing, Communities, and Local Government (MHCLG) that the county has secured a one year 75% business rates retention pilot scheme that is worth over £4 million of revenue to the County.…

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Robin Walker MP impressed by patrol with new Police unit

Worcester’s MP Robin Walker recently spent the afternoon with the West Mercia Local Policing Priorities Team to experience what it’s like to be on the front line of crime prevention. The West Mercia Local Policing Priorities Team (LPPT) is a new division funded by the Police and Crime Commissioner, which…

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