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Andrew Jones Member of Parliament for Harrogate & Knaresborough

Andrew Jones MP

Member of Parliament for Harrogate & Knaresborough

News

  • MP meets with local construction firms in Parliament to back apprenticeships

    MP meets with local construction firms in Parliament to back apprenticeships

    September 25, 2015

    Andrew Jones MP joined forces with Derry Construction and apprentices in Parliament to back construction apprenticeships. These are essential to meeting the sector’s skills needs after the government’s announcement of over 220,000 new construction jobs in the next five years. Andrew Jones, the Member of Parliament for Harrogate and Knaresborough, attended the Construction Industry Training […]

  • It’s time to step up dementia fight

    It’s time to step up dementia fight

    September 18, 2015

    Last year, my office team and I underwent dementia-friendly training.  It was a bit of an eye-opener for us all.  Just a few simple changes in how we talk and react to people with dementia can make a massive positive difference to how they are able to cope with those everyday interactions. The greatest learning […]

  • Taking Rooster’s to Westminster; local MP pulls a pint for Rooster’s

    Taking Rooster’s to Westminster; local MP pulls a pint for Rooster’s

    September 15, 2015

    The first pint of Knaresborough-based Rooster’s Brewery beer was pulled in the House of Commons last week, thanks to the combined efforts of Harrogate & Knaresborough MP, Andrew Jones, and Rooster’s Brewery’s Chairman, Ian Fozard. Following a request from Mr Jones, Rooster’s Blind Jack ale was on tap as a guest beer in the famous […]

  • “Harrogate must play its part in welcoming Syrian refugees”

    “Harrogate must play its part in welcoming Syrian refugees”

    September 10, 2015

    “No-one can fail to be moved by the plight of the people making this journey or by the pictures we have seen on our television screens recently. Our response to it must be carefully considered as well as prompt. The Prime Minister confirmed that we will be helping 20,000 Syrians between now and 2020 through […]

  • Save the date:  Andrew Jones MP’s Memory Walk 2015

    Save the date: Andrew Jones MP’s Memory Walk 2015

    August 28, 2015

    Date of walk: Saturday 3 October 2015 Time: 10am Place: Valley Gardens, meeting at main gates opposite the Pump Room Museum   Andrew Jones MP is calling on local people to walk for a world without dementia as part of the Alzheimer’s Society’s biggest annual fundraising event. The event is being run in conjunction with […]