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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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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Carrington Bridge Campaign continues – Walker welcomes Government recognition for strategic importance

Worcester’s MP, Robin Walker has once again taken forward his long running campaign to dual the A4440 including the Carrington Bridge by raising roads investment in Worcestershire at today’s Transport Questions. This follows his recent Westminster Hall debate on the issue and numerous letters to and meetings with Ministers over…

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MPs join forces to press for Southern Link improvements – Carrington bridge must be doubled

Robin Walker, Worcester’s MP, joined forces with Harriett Baldwin MP for West Worcestershire and Sir Peter Luff MP for Mid Worcestershire to press the case for doubling the Carrington Bridge and completing the dualling of the Southern Link Road. They joined the leader of Worcestershire County Council, Councillor Adrian Hardman…

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