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.
Harrogate based Sam Chambers has completed the Barclays Degree Programme and graduated at a ceremony held at the House of Commons. The event celebrated his hard work and success following the completion of a degree programme at Barclays. Sam who lives in Harrogate attended the event and was joined by his Member of Parliament Andrew […]
The MP for Harrogate and Knaresborough, Andrew Jones, will commence his fifth annual Volunteer Week on 23 September 2014 following the success of his previous volunteer weeks. Every year Andrew devotes several days to volunteering at various organisations. These are not ‘official’ visits by a Member of Parliament but hands-on work alongside other volunteers. The […]
Following North Yorkshire County Council’s Cabinet decision this week to proceed with the incinerator project at Allerton Park, a local MP has demanded that the costs of alternatives be placed before County Councillors when their turn comes to give the final go ahead later in the month. To date, although the County Council has acknowledged that there […]