Affordable credit and debt relief measures in Budget welcomed by Worcester MP

Robin Walker, MP for Worcester, has welcomed measures announced by the Chancellor Philip Hammond in yesterday’s Budget to support affordable credit and provide a ‘breathing space’ for people in debt. Following the work of the Financial Inclusion Policy Forum, the Chancellor announced a series of new policies to help households…

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Support for High Street welcomed as Chancellor cuts business rate bills by a third for small shops

Robin Walker, MP for Worcester, has praised the Chancellor’s action on business rates in today’s Budget, welcoming the much-needed support for small businesses in Worcester. As part of a £1.5billion pledge to combat the dominance of major online retailers and support local businesses, the Chancellor unveiled £900million in immediate business…

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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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