Worcester Women on the up – Walker welcomes funding boost for local women in business as PM sets out to close the gender pay gap

Robin Walker, MP for Worcester, has welcomed £54,000 of extra funding that has been announced for Worcestershire’s Women2Web project, helping more female entrepreneurs to launch online businesses in the County. In an article published today, the Prime Minister has announced that he intends to end the gender pay gap within…

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Walker supporting science in Parliament

Robin Walker, MP for Worcester, met some of the scientists that are helping drive the UK economy at an event held by the Royal Society of Chemistry and the Institute of Physics in Parliament on Tuesday 7 July. He met with scientists to talk about UK success stories from research…

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Budget to boost productivity, underpinning higher wage economy for the long term

Robin Walker, MP for Worcester, a long-term advocate of improving productivity and supporter of businesses in Worcester, has highlighted the Government’s commitment to back competitiveness and prioritise investment in people, skills and research in today’s Budget.  Productivity is vital for creating a competitive environment and this Budget goes further to…

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