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Andrew Jones Member of Parliament for Harrogate & Knaresborough

Andrew Jones MP

Member of Parliament for Harrogate & Knaresborough

News

  • Campaigning to save Harrogate’s Crown Post Office

    Campaigning to save Harrogate’s Crown Post Office

    October 30, 2018

    News that Harrogate Post Office might become a franchise based in WHSmith on Cambridge Street has led to a wave of protests from local people.  Local MP Andrew Jones is campaigning to stop the move. Andrew’s team is delivering thousands of petitions to local people about the move and has received hundreds of responses to […]

  • Promoting careers in cyber security

    Promoting careers in cyber security

    October 22, 2018

    Last week Andrew Jones MP attended an event at the Houses of Parliament to raise awareness of careers in cyber security. The cyber security industry plays a crucial role in the protection of UK businesses, consumers, and infrastructure. This importance of this role will continue to grow over coming years as more devices are connected […]

  • Supporting the Northern Forest

    Supporting the Northern Forest

    October 12, 2018

    Yesterday evening I attended the launch of the Northern Forest at Bettys in Harrogate. It was an inspiring event and also attended by the Mayor of South Yorkshire, Dan Jarvis MP. The Northern Forest is an ambitious plan to increase the area of land in England covered by woodland which is below the average in […]

  • View from Westminster

    View from Westminster

    September 20, 2018

    2018 marks 70 years since the creation of the National Health Service (NHS).  Rightly, there have been celebrations of this landmark. Back in 1948 the prospects of major organ transplantation, joint replacements, dialysis, lifelong medication to hold back disease were a distant dream.  Now they are funded using essentially the same model as set up […]

  • Local charity in international first

    Local charity in international first

    September 18, 2018

    A national charity founded and run from North Yorkshire broke new ground this weekend with a little help from local MP Andrew Jones and the Deputy Mayor of Boroughbridge, Cllr Monika Kaczmarczyk Physionet – the brainchild of Peter Thompson from Lower Dunsforth – was established in 2005 with the aim of providing physiotherapy and mobility […]