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Andrew Jones Member of Parliament for Harrogate & Knaresborough

Andrew Jones MP

Member of Parliament for Harrogate & Knaresborough

News

  • Stamp of approval for Starbeck Post Office

    Stamp of approval for Starbeck Post Office

    June 13, 2014

    Local MP Andrew Jones opened Starbeck’s updated Post Office this week joined by a crowd of local school children and the Postmistress celebrating this major improvement to the facility. The new facility – a Post Office Local – marks an ongoing rejuvenation of the Post Office network in Mr Jones’s Harrogate and Knaresborough constituency following […]

  • Local unemployment figures hailed in Parliament

    Local unemployment figures hailed in Parliament

    June 12, 2014

    Harrogate and Knaresborough MP Andrew Jones has praised staff at Harrogate JobCentre at the close of a rowdy session of Prime Minister’s Questions earlier today. Mr Jones’s comments came during his question to David Cameron about boosting training and apprenticeships to continue the fight against long-term youth unemployment. Mr Jones’s question was sparked by news […]

  • Cheers! MP welcomes fair deal for local pubs

    Cheers! MP welcomes fair deal for local pubs

    June 4, 2014

    Harrogate and Knaresborough MP, Andrew Jones has welcomed the announcement of new rules to ensure that tied pubs are given a fair deal by pub companies. A new statutory code will give pub landlords running tied pubs new rights to help them get a fair deal from pub companies. The rules will be enforced by […]

  • MPs launch Universal Credit in Harrogate

    MPs launch Universal Credit in Harrogate

    May 30, 2014

    Harrogate and Knaresborough MP, Andrew Jones, and Skipton and Ripon MP, Julian Smith joined Job Centre staff and claimants at Harrogate Job Centre to launch the new Universal Credit in the Harrogate district.  Harrogate is among the first local authorities to be launching Universal Credit. Universal Credit is a single benefit that will be paid […]

  • Harrogate happiest again

    Harrogate happiest again

    May 21, 2014

    For the second year running Harrogate has been voted the happiest place to live in England AGAIN! The survey by Rightmove – part of its annual ‘Happy at Home’ survey – showed that Harrogate remained the top of the pops when local people rated it in the poll. Local MP Andrew Jones commented: “I have […]