Walker welcomes billion pound boost for schools & another step towards fairer funding

Worcester MP Robin Walker has welcomed the Government’s £1.3 billion school funding boost that will see more money going to schools and the budgets run by head-teachers in Worcester. Secretary of State for Education Justine Greening announced the boost for core school funding yesterday alongside plans for the new National…

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Walker hails £29million funding boost for local hospitals

Worcester MP Robin Walker has today welcomed a breakthrough funding announcement of £29million for acute hospitals in Worcestershire, including the Alexandra and Worcestershire Royal Hospital. The funding – which Robin has continually pressed the case for with Ministers since 2015 – marks the biggest capital investment in the acute trust…

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Robin Walker officially selected by local party as Conservative Parliamentary Candidate for Worcester

Worcester’s MP, Robin Walker, has been officially reselected by members of the Worcester Conservative Association as the party’s Prospective Parliamentary Candidate for the city in the forthcoming general election. Local party members held their selection meeting at Elgar’s Restaurant last night (28th April) and voiced their overwhelming support for Robin…

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Worcester MP hails successful Festival of Business

Robin Walker, MP for Worcester, visited the Worcestershire Hour Festival of Business last Friday held on Worcester’s High Street and in the Guildhall. The Festival of Business was organised by Worcestershire Enterprise Limited, the social enterprise behind the twice weekly phenomenon on Twitter known as #WorcestershireHour. In addition to their main sponsor Sanlam UK…

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Boost for Carrington Bridge bid as Government picks up bill for developing business case

Worcester’s MP, Robin Walker, who has campaigned over many years for the full dualling of Worcester’s Southern Link including the Carrington Bridge, has welcomed good news from the Department of Transport (DOT) that they will be providing £500,000 to help fund the development of a business case for the Carrington…

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