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Andrew Jones Member of Parliament for Harrogate & Knaresborough

Andrew Jones MP

Member of Parliament for Harrogate & Knaresborough

News

  • Local jobs boost as unemployment falls again

    Local jobs boost as unemployment falls again

    November 13, 2014

    Andrew Jones MP has welcomed new figures showing that 1,115 fewer people in Harrogate & Knaresborough are claiming Jobseeker’s Allowance than in 2010, a 76 per cent fall. This means more people in work, with the security of a regular pay packet and a better future ahead of them. There are a record 30.79 million […]

  • Six-figure facelift for Harrogate train station

    Six-figure facelift for Harrogate train station

    November 11, 2014

    Local MP Andrew Jones has welcomed news that Harrogate train station is set to receive a six-figure facelift.  The news was announced by Richard Allan, Area Director North and East for Northern Rail at Harrogate’s Chamber of Trade meeting. Now Mr Jones is calling for the whole community to be involved in what the renovation […]

  • MP celebrates 10 years of success for healthy school lifestyle programme

    MP celebrates 10 years of success for healthy school lifestyle programme

    November 5, 2014

    Andrew Jones MP helped PhunkyFoods celebrate 10 successful years at an event in the Houses of Parliament this week. The PhunkyFoods Programme is a convenient, inspirational and fun way for teachers to deliver innovative healthy eating and physical activity lessons. Across England, the PhunkyFoods team helps more than 1,500 schools and their teachers to: Meet […]

  • Andrew Jones MP joins ‘Nation of Lifesavers’ campaign to save lives

    Andrew Jones MP joins ‘Nation of Lifesavers’ campaign to save lives

    November 2, 2014

    Andrew Jones MP is urging people to join the campaign to dramatically increase the number of people trained in life-saving CPR and help create a Nation of Lifesavers. More than 30,000people suffer an out of hospital cardiac arrest in the UK every year – 80% of which occur in the home, often in front of […]

  • Local MP welcomes Prime Ministerial backing for HS3

    Local MP welcomes Prime Ministerial backing for HS3

    October 30, 2014

    Harrogate and Knaresborough MP Andrew Jones has welcome a boost for high-speed rail plans in the North from Prime Minister David Cameron.  Mr Jones is Deputy Chairman of the Rail in the North All Party Parliamentary Group and also Chair of the Northern Electrification Taskforce. The scheme, known as HS3, is in the early phases […]