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Andrew Jones Member of Parliament for Harrogate & Knaresborough

Andrew Jones MP

Member of Parliament for Harrogate & Knaresborough

News

  • The Prime Minister’s conference speech

    The Prime Minister’s conference speech

    October 6, 2016

    THE NEW CENTRE GROUND When we came to Birmingham this week, some big questions were hanging in the air. Do we have a plan for Brexit? We do. Are we ready for the effort it will take to see it through? We are. Can Boris Johnson stay on message for a full four days? Just […]

  • View from Westminster

    View from Westminster

    September 28, 2016

    Parliament is in recess now for the short conference season break.  Next week I will be at the Conservative Party conference in Birmingham which promises to be interesting and exciting event. The conference season has already been noteable.  UKIP have elected a new leader replacing Nigel Farage who, for many, had been synonymous with UKIP […]

  • Memory Walk smashes fundraising target

    Memory Walk smashes fundraising target

    September 27, 2016

    The Harrogate Memory Walk organised by local MP Andrew Jones and the Alzheimer’s Society has exceeded all expectations.  Memory Walks are the main fundraisers for the Alzheimer Society and take place across the country during September. This was the second Harrogate Memory Walk with last year’s event raising just short of £2,000 towards research into […]

  • Supporting the national pharmacy flu vaccination service

    Supporting the national pharmacy flu vaccination service

    September 20, 2016

    Last week local MP Andrew Jones visited Lloyds Harrogate Pharmacy to learn more about the national pharmacy flu vaccination service.  The service aims to make it easier than ever to get a flu jab and to increase the number of, ‘at risk’, people across England being protected from ill health over the winter months. Andrew Jones […]

  • Records smashed on local unemployment

    Records smashed on local unemployment

    September 16, 2016

    Unemployment in Harrogate & Knaresborough has been consistently low for several years but this month’s figures smashed all the previous record figures.  Just 366 people were registered unemployed and claiming benefits – that is over 9 per cent lower than the previous record figure in December 2015. Youth unemployment last month also fell to a […]