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Andrew Jones Member of Parliament for Harrogate & Knaresborough

Andrew Jones MP

Member of Parliament for Harrogate & Knaresborough

News

  • Local MP Andrew Jones is construction apprentice for a day

    Local MP Andrew Jones is construction apprentice for a day

    June 2, 2016

    Andrew Jones, Harrogate MP and Transport Minister, became a construction apprentice for the day at Harrogate building company, Derry Construction Limited. Organised by the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB), and Derry Construction, the minister became a joinery apprentice to demonstrate his support for apprenticeships and find out more about the training and skills involved in […]

  • European Union referendum

    European Union referendum

    May 24, 2016

    There is now less than a month to go until the referendum on our country’s relationship with the European Union (EU). It has never been a completely smooth relationship.  I remember standing on James Street back in 2001 with the local Conservative team collecting signatures to oppose scrapping the Pound and replacing it with the […]

  • Mental Health and Dementia Awareness Week

    Mental Health and Dementia Awareness Week

    May 18, 2016

    This week is both Mental Health Awareness Week and Dementia Awareness week – both causes which are very close to my heart. Mental health is an often forgotten aspect of healthcare in general.  There are many reasons for this.  Mental health issues still have a stigma attached to them; there is still the ‘pull yourself […]

  • Cosy Killinghall pub gets a £100,000 makeover

    Cosy Killinghall pub gets a £100,000 makeover

    May 13, 2016

    Regulars at The Three Horseshoes in Killinghall near Harrogate, are celebrating the pub’s £100K refurbishment thanks to a joint investment by pub operator, Punch, and publicans Lorraine and Phil Hampton. The popular, village pub on Ripon Road, has been given a makeover both inside and out creating a much-improved pub experience for its customers. As […]

  • MP congratulates new councillors in election wins

    MP congratulates new councillors in election wins

    May 9, 2016

    Local MP Andrew Jones has offered his congratulations to five brand new councillors elected to Harrogate Council in last Thursday’s elections.  The new councillors are: Nick Duxbury – Claro ward Tim Myatt – Marston Moor ward Ash Teague – Ouseburn ward Andy Paraskos – Ribston ward Nathan Hull – Lower Nidderdale ward The councillors, all […]