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Andrew Jones Member of Parliament for Harrogate & Knaresborough

Andrew Jones MP

Member of Parliament for Harrogate & Knaresborough

News

  • The final countdown! MPs hail 100 days to Le Grand Depart

    The final countdown! MPs hail 100 days to Le Grand Depart

    March 26, 2014

    Local MPs Andrew Jones and Julian Smith joined forces with Communities Secretary, Rt Hon Eric Pickles MP, to herald the final 100 days of preparations for Le Tour de France’s visit to Yorkshire.  And with them was Knaresborough’s very own Le Tour mascot – a yellow bike called Frances. The Grand Depart will deliver an […]

  • MP lends hand at nature reserve

    MP lends hand at nature reserve

    March 25, 2014

    Local MP Andrew Jones joined volunteers to lay new paths at Rossett Nature Reserve, helping to make the reserve accessible for more people. Harrogate Borough Council provided the hardcore as well as the equipment and machinery for laying the new paths. Andrew helped with barrowing the hardcore from the reserve entrance to the work area […]

  • Albert Street fire, Harrogate

    Albert Street fire, Harrogate

    March 19, 2014

    “The fire on Albert Street is a hammer blow for the business and residents affected.  Many of the businesses will be out of action for some time and the employees without jobs during that period.  Around 13 families had to be re-housed overnight from flats in the area and I understand that the Housing Association […]

  • MP sent packing for local charity

    MP sent packing for local charity

    March 17, 2014

    Harrogate & Knaresborough MP, Andrew Jones, joined a team of queue busters at Harrogate’s ASDA store on Bower Street at the weekend to raise money for the Citizen’s Advice Bureau (CAB).  The event is a firm fixture in the CAB’s fundraising calendar. Andrew is a regular supporter of Harrogate CAB’s events and was patron of […]

  • Extra pupil cash ‘rights historic wrongs’ says local MP

    Extra pupil cash ‘rights historic wrongs’ says local MP

    March 14, 2014

    Harrogate and Knaresborough MP Andrew Jones has welcomed the Government’s announcement that schools in North Yorkshire will receive £7.1million extra funding in 2015/16,  The extra money is to address a historic unfairness in the way school funding is allocated which has meant that spending on North Yorkshire pupils has fallen back compared to the majority […]