Worcester MP meets with Great Western to push for service improvements

Worcester’s MP Robin Walker met yesterday (24th April) with Great Western Railway Managing Director Mark Hopwood to press for service improvements on the line between Worcester and London Paddington. The line has been beset by reliability issues in recent months, with a number of Worcester commuters contacting Robin to pass…

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Local MP welcomes funding to encourage affordable house building – but warns council must do more to deliver

Worcester MP Robin Walker has today welcomed news of the Government’s largest-ever allocation of funding for the delivery of new homes. The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government announced allocations of the New Homes Bonus for English local authorities, which will this year total over £947million. Taken together with…

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Walker welcomes additional £3.9million funding to support local health services through winter

Robin Walker, MP for Worcester, has welcomed the announcement of an additional £3.9million in revenue funding for local health services in Worcestershire. Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust received confirmation this week of the funds, which are being delivered as part of the £337million winter resilience investment unveiled by the Chancellor…

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