Support for high street businesses and pubs in Budget 2017 welcomed by Worcester MP

Worcester’s MP Robin Walker has welcomed the support for local businesses announced in yesterday’s Budget. Having tirelessly campaigned for business rate relief and reform throughout his parliamentary career, Robin welcomed the Chancellor’s announcements in the Budget. After the Spring Budget, in which an additional £435million was pledged to support businesses…

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Walker welcomes Budget’s investments in health and education

Robin Walker, MP for Worcester, has welcomed the Government’s commitment to investing in public services, hailing the vital funding announced for the NHS and local schools in today’s Budget. The Chancellor, Philip Hammond, announced £6.3billion of additional funding for the NHS, including £3.5 billion that will be invested in upgrading…

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Robin Walker welcomes £3.2million funding to combat city centre congestion

Following last week’s announcement of record £54.5million funding to dual the Southern Link road, Worcester MP Robin Walker has welcomed further vital funding to address congestion on roads in the city centre. As part of a nationwide funding package, Worcester has been granted £3.2million to improve city centre vitality and…

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Walker hails historic breakthrough as Government commits record funding to dual Southern Link

Following years of campaigning, Worcester MP Robin Walker has today welcomed the Government’s announcement of the biggest transport investment in Worcestershire County Council’s history. Transport Secretary Chris Grayling announced today (19th October) that £54.5million of funding is to be granted for the final phase of the Southern Link Road upgrade,…

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Walker urges Worcester residents to #BeCyberSmart at launch of West Mercia Police cyber bullying and online harassment campaign

Worcester MP Robin Walker has given his backing to a new campaign launched today (16th October) by West Mercia Police to raise awareness of internet-related crime and to give people the knowledge they need to stay safe online. With the strapline ‘The Virtual World Has Real Life Consequences’, the #BeCyberSmart…

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Robin Walker welcomes Energy Minister to opening of £3.5million Worcester Bosch training academy

Worcester MP Robin Walker welcomed Energy Minister Richard Harrington MP to the opening of a state-of-the-art training academy at Worcester Bosch on Friday (29th September). Following a £3.5 million redevelopment programme, the company’s flagship training academy was officially reopened by Robin and Minister for Energy and Industry Richard Harrington. The…

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