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.
News that the Prime Minister is to put a vote to the House of Commons calling for an election on 8 June has been welcomed by Harrogate and Knaresborough MP, Andrew Jones. The vote which will be before the Commons tomorrow (19 April) and under the Fixed Term Parliament Acts requires a two-thirds majority of […]
The Harrogate Advertiser Business Awards take place at the end of this month. Last year saw local businesses recognised; many I have visited to see what they do first hand – like Change Mobility and Harrogate International Festivals. I was particularly pleased to see a long-time friend and Harrogate business stalwart win the Lifetime Achievement […]
Local MP Andrew Jones dropped in on an award-winning village shop this week to learn the secret of the shop’s success. Spellows in Marton-cum-Grafton scooped the Northern Champion award in the Village Shop / Post Office category as part of the Countryside Alliance’s Rural Oscars. The accolade recognised owner Helen Tesseyman’s real impact on her […]
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