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 traveled to several countries following England’s overseas test matches.
With two thirds of all public transport journeys in the UK made by bus, new research from sustainable transport group Greener Journeys reveals that British bus passengers believe that the bus is the fabric of UK society and, if they did not have access to the bus, they would spend less time with friends and […]
Harrogate and Knaresborough MP Andrew Jones joined scores of volunteers and Macmillan staff for the annual ‘Town Takeover’ Macmillan fundraiser event in Harrogate town centre at the weekend. Volunteers and Macmillan staff were out in force raising awareness and funds for Macmillan’s work. The event was supported by local businesses such as Boots and legal […]
On Friday 26th June Andrew Jones MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Dept. of Transport and Member of Parliament for Harrogate, will open the new “Colin Smith Laboratory”. Created by Pullman Instruments as their new testing Laboratory its opening begins a new chapter in the Harrogate Company’s history and takes the opportunity to name it […]