Worcester open for business

Robin Walker has praised the Government’s record on business and reaffirms his support for businesses within the City. There are over 3,000 businesses registered within the City, and of these 86% are small enterprises employing between one and ten people. Acknowledging and appreciating the value and importance of locally run…

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Walker welcomes Spring Statement

Robin Walker, MP for Worcester, has welcomed news from the Chancellor in today’s Spring Statement which outlined that UK economy is continuing to grow, with wages increasing and unemployment at historic lows, providing a solid foundation on which to build Britain’s economic future. The Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) predicted…

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Robin Walker MP hails inclusivity of new employment figures

Member of Parliament for Worcester welcomes figures showing continued low levels of unemployment in Worcester, and broken records nationally for employment overall with the number of women, people with disabilities and people from BAME backgrounds in the workforce as ONS releases employment figures for January 2019. The recent figures confirmed…

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City MP joins local Chamber of Commerce for 2019 Business Manifesto launch

Worcester MP Robin Walker joined over 50 businesses at Worcestershire County Cricket Club this morning (25th January) for the launch of Herefordshire and Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce’s 2019 Business Manifesto. The 2019 Business Manifesto is a collection of Herefordshire & Worcestershire’s key business priorities for local and national government, produced…

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