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 College has announced exciting plans for a multi-million pound campus development following funds committed by the York and North Yorkshire Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP). The investment at the College’s existing Hornbeam Park campus will include refurbishment and consolidation of existing facilities with the design and build of a new specialist centre providing high quality […]
Harrogate and Knaresborough MP, Andrew Jones, has been elected to influential positions on two key committees concerned with local rail infrastructure. The Rail in the North All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) is a cross-party group of MPs who regularly meet to take evidence from industry and users to promote improvements to the service. Andrew has […]
How can we ever top Le Tour coming to our district? The world’s most watched sporting event apart from the Olympics was hosted in fine style with millions lining the streets. The whole district entered in to the fun and creativity in the lead up to the event. Who will ever forget the yellow bicycles, […]