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Andrew Jones Member of Parliament for Harrogate & Knaresborough

Andrew Jones MP

Member of Parliament for Harrogate & Knaresborough

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  • Andrew Jones MP backs local business in ‘Rural Oscars’

    Andrew Jones MP backs local business in ‘Rural Oscars’

    October 27, 2014

    The Countryside Alliance awards, aka the ‘Rural Oscars,’ are celebrating their 10th anniversary with a special Champion of Champions scheme.   Andrew Jones MP is urging the public to support Weetons in November’s public vote as it bids to be crowned the best of the best. Weetons previously won a UK & Ireland title in the […]

  • MP hails more good news on jobs

    MP hails more good news on jobs

    October 22, 2014

    Local MP Andrew Jones has welcomed another fall in unemployment in Harrogate and Knaresborough. The fall comes on top of good news nationally where unemployment dipped below 2 million. In Harrogate and Knaresborough the latest figure follows an extended run of good news on jobs. Since September 2012 the figures have consistently fallen:     […]

  • Local MP signs pledge to back awareness of oesophageal cancer

    Local MP signs pledge to back awareness of oesophageal cancer

    October 15, 2014

    MP for Harrogate & Knaresborough, attended a reception hosted by Mike Thornton MP at the Palace of Westminster to show his support for efforts to tackle the relatively unknown oesophageal cancer, which is one of the fastest rising cancers in men in the UK, with survival rates of only 1 in 10. The Oesophageal Cancer […]

  • Looking back on Volunteer Week 2014

    Looking back on Volunteer Week 2014

    October 14, 2014

    During the recent recess I concluded my fifth annual Volunteer Week after a varied schedule of volunteering engagements with local groups and charities. The week was cut short due to the recall of Parliament but I was still able to help out with disability groups, supporting the elderly and working in a community library. The […]

  • Local MP hails Springwater School ‘centre of excellence’

    Local MP hails Springwater School ‘centre of excellence’

    October 3, 2014

    A Starbeck School helping children with learning difficulties has broken North Yorkshire records by becoming the first school in the area to receive an international award. Springwater School has been designated a centre of excellence by MOVE – a charity aiming to provide severely disabled children with the opportunity of independent movement.  The school was […]