Andrew Jones is the MP for Harrogate and Knaresborough. Originally from Ilkley and educated locally at Bradford Grammar School and Leeds University, Andrew lives in Harrogate, and before being elected an MP worked in sales and marketing for Bettys and Taylors of Harrogate.
Andrew is a Parliamentary Under Secretary of State in the Department for Transport.
A passionate cricket fan, Andrew has been a member of Yorkshire County Cricket Club for over 25 years, and has travelled to several countries following England’s overseas test matches.
There is now less than a month to go until the referendum on our country’s relationship with the European Union (EU). It has never been a completely smooth relationship. I remember standing on James Street back in 2001 with the local Conservative team collecting signatures to oppose scrapping the Pound and replacing it with the […]
This week is both Mental Health Awareness Week and Dementia Awareness week – both causes which are very close to my heart. Mental health is an often forgotten aspect of healthcare in general. There are many reasons for this. Mental health issues still have a stigma attached to them; there is still the ‘pull yourself […]
Regulars at The Three Horseshoes in Killinghall near Harrogate, are celebrating the pub’s £100K refurbishment thanks to a joint investment by pub operator, Punch, and publicans Lorraine and Phil Hampton. The popular, village pub on Ripon Road, has been given a makeover both inside and out creating a much-improved pub experience for its customers. As […]
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