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Andrew Jones Member of Parliament for Harrogate & Knaresborough

Andrew Jones MP

Member of Parliament for Harrogate & Knaresborough

News

  • MP keeps Fairtrade tradition

    MP keeps Fairtrade tradition

    March 2, 2015

    Andrew Jones MP has long been a supporter of Fairtrade.  Even before he was an MP, Andrew was well-known as Harrogate Council’s Fairtrade Champion and was instrumental in ensuring that the local authority supplied Fairtrade alternatives for refreshments.  This enabled Harrogate to become a Fairtrade Borough. Since that time, Andrew has taken an active part […]

  • MP welcomes new northern investment

    MP welcomes new northern investment

    February 25, 2015

    The York, North Yorkshire and East Riding (YNYER) Local Enterprise Partnership has agreed an expansion to its Growth Deal with the Government which will see an extra £12.1m invested in the YNYER area between 2016 and 2021. This is in addition to the £110.1m of funding committed by the Government on 7 July 2014. Over […]

  • Sainsbury’s next stop for MP’s ‘shoppers surgery’

    Sainsbury’s next stop for MP’s ‘shoppers surgery’

    February 17, 2015

    Constituents will get the chance to chat with their local MP at his regular ‘shoppers surgery’ to be held at the Sainsbury’s store on Wetherby Road on Saturday 21 February. Harrogate and Knaresborough MP, Andrew Jones, is holding his next public surgery at the store from 10am to 12noon. The surgery is an opportunity for […]

  • Andrew Jones MP judges poster competition at village school

    Andrew Jones MP judges poster competition at village school

    February 16, 2015

    Yorkshire Water recently challenged children at Scotton Lingerfield Primary School to a poster competition. The school is in Scotton opposite to the site where the company are working on a £2.9 million project to reduce the risk of sewer flooding to local homes. The children aged 5 to 11, who are really excited by the […]

  • MP raises standard for northern manufacturing at PMQs

    MP raises standard for northern manufacturing at PMQs

    February 12, 2015

    Andrew Jones MP took the case for northern manufacturing right to the top yesterday. At Prime Minister’s Questions Mr Jones asked the Prime Minister: “Local enterprise partnerships covering Harrogate district have awarded 14 grants from the business growth fund totalling over £1.7 million. This has led to the creation of 158 jobs, many in manufacturing—part […]