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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Worcester’s High Street is Strides Ahead – Walker welcomes increased footfall from Christmas trading period

Worcester’s MP, Robin Walker has welcomed positive news from Worcester Business Improvement District (BID) that Worcester bucked the national trend, and saw an increase in footfall during the busy Christmas retail period. Increasing footfall when most cities have faced a significant decline is a huge achievement for Worcester, which enjoyed…

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Walker welcomes £6.6million of Government funding to tackle potholes in Worcestershire on National Pothole Day

Worcester’s MP Robin Walker has welcomed £6,652,000 of funding to improve the condition of roads in Worcestershire as part of as part of National Pothole Day, a national campaign to highlight the state of the UK’s roads. The Chancellor, Philip Hammond, announced at the last Budget that a £420 million…

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