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Andrew Jones Member of Parliament for Harrogate & Knaresborough

Andrew Jones MP

Member of Parliament for Harrogate & Knaresborough

News

  • MP launches Christmas card competition

    MP launches Christmas card competition

    November 3, 2017

    Harrogate and Knaresborough MP Andrew Jones has launched his annual competition to design his Christmas e-card.  Mr Jones is asking every seven to 11-year-old in the constituency to submit a design for his Christmas card in the competition which has been running since 2010. The MP has written to all schools inviting them to take […]

  • MP and council welcome new support for Harrogate’s homeless.

    MP and council welcome new support for Harrogate’s homeless.

    October 24, 2017

    Harrogate Borough Council is to receive £44,000 from central government over the next three years to assist the authority in preventing and reducing homelessness. The cash comes from the introduction of the Homelessness Reduction Act 2017, which helps councils to introduce measures to prevent homelessness.  Currently much of the emphasis is on supporting an individual […]

  • View from Westminster

    View from Westminster

    October 22, 2017

    The world is changing and has always changed, but the pace now is startling. If I look back over my lifetime the scale and pace of industrial and technological change has been immense, almost beyond the imagination of even the most far-sighted. But it is not looking back – amazing though it may be – […]

  • £4.6million project to improve journeys in Harrogate

    £4.6million project to improve journeys in Harrogate

    October 20, 2017

    Andrew Jones MP has welcomed the announcement that a £4.6million project, largely funded by the Department for Transport, is set to bring significant transport infrastructure improvements to the Otley Road and Pannal areas of Harrogate. The funding enables North Yorkshire County Council and Harrogate Borough Council to work together on measures to reduce congestion and […]

  • Local MP welcomes boundary review proposals

    Local MP welcomes boundary review proposals

    October 19, 2017

    Andrew Jones MP has welcomed recommendations from the Boundary Commission for England that the Harrogate and Knaresborough constituency should retain its present boundaries after national changes in 2018. The Boundary Commission has been working on proposals to reduce the number of parliamentary constituencies from 650 to 600, as well as ensuring that all constituencies contain […]