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Andrew Jones Member of Parliament for Harrogate & Knaresborough

Andrew Jones MP

Member of Parliament for Harrogate & Knaresborough

News

  • M&S signal willingness to work with Oatlands traders

    M&S signal willingness to work with Oatlands traders

    April 29, 2014

    Traders on the Leeds Road parade at Oatlands have been hit by ongoing roadworks associated with the New M&S Simply Food store.  When they met local MP, Andrew Jones, they were keen to work with the new store to promote the ‘Leeds Road family’ of shops.  Mr Jones undertook to write to Marc Bolland, the […]

  • Opening the Yorkshire Business Market

    Opening the Yorkshire Business Market

    April 28, 2014

    Andrew Jones opened the tenth Yorkshire Business Market at the Pavilions in Harrogate.  As his opening words Andrew told delegates: “Welcome to the Yorkshire Business Market 2014. This event is now in its 10th year, and it has been growing over that time – in numbers attending and especially its status to become one of […]

  • Inspiring sailing facilities for Ripon

    Inspiring sailing facilities for Ripon

    April 24, 2014

    Sailing clubs across Yorkshire and Humberside are dusting off their sail covers and preparing for the new season. Since 2012, over £500,000 has been spent on the improvement of sailing facilities across the north of England and we now have facilities to match the best in the country. Ripon Sailing Club, based near Knaresborough in […]

  • Local pupil wins BikeBay competition in time for Tour de France

    Local pupil wins BikeBay competition in time for Tour de France

    April 22, 2014

    Will Hunt, aged 10, saw off fierce competition from 261 other children to win the North Yorkshire Society of Architects’ (NYSA) ‘Bike Bay’ competition that will see his design realised for the Grand Depart in Harrogate. The competition was open to primary school children in North Yorkshire aged between 8 and 11 years.  The brief […]

  • Broadband speech – Westminster Hall debate

    Broadband speech – Westminster Hall debate

    April 15, 2014

    The quality of life in our country is higher in the north of England – but there remain big differences between the economies of the north and south. Our economy in the north lags behind the south. There are a variety of reasons why this is the case, one of which is our relative lack […]