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.
He is a vice chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Stroke, the All Party Parliamentary Rail in the North Group and the All Party Parliamentary Group for the Green Belt. Andrew is also a Parliamentary Private Secretary in the Department of Health and the Apprenticeship Ambassador in Parliament.
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.
Superfast North Yorkshire held a Christmas party in Boroughbridge to celebrate the news that superfast fibre broadband has arrived in town. Joined by Andrew Jones, MP for Harrogate and Knaresborough, members of the Superfast North Yorkshire team met local residents and businesses to explain the technology behind the roll out and the benefits it will […]
Local Charity Age UK Knaresborough & District officially opened its new shop on Knaresborough High Street at the weekend. Local MP, Andrew Jones, was the guest of honour and invited to cut the ribbon assisted by Jae Farquharson and Vanessa Hoult from the organisation and a team of local volunteers. The new shop gives a […]
Local MP Andrew Jones joined cycling enthusiasts for the re-opening of the Beryl Burton Cycleway at the weekend. The surface of the cycleway had become very badly pitted and drainage was poor. It seemed for a time that there would only half of the cycleway would be made good due to a shortfall of funds […]