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Andrew Jones Member of Parliament for Harrogate & Knaresborough

Andrew Jones MP

Member of Parliament for Harrogate & Knaresborough

News

  • Local unemployment drops to its lowest level since the general election

    Local unemployment drops to its lowest level since the general election

    October 19, 2013

    The MP for Harrogate and Knaresborough, Andrew Jones, welcomed the positive news that unemployment figures in the constituency have dropped again, as measured by number of people claiming Jobseeker’s Allowance. The number of unemployed claimants in the Harrogate and Knaresborough constituency in September was 839 which is a rate of 1.6 percent of the population […]

  • Harrogate Morrisons to hold MP’s next shoppers surgery

    Harrogate Morrisons to hold MP’s next shoppers surgery

    October 16, 2013

    Constituents will get the chance to chat with their local MP at his regular ‘shoppers surgery’ to be held at Morrisons store on Saturday 19 October. Harrogate and Knaresborough MP, Andrew Jones, is holding his next public surgery at the Harrogate store from 10am to 12noon.  The surgery is an opportunity for anyone who is […]

  • Electrification: making the case

    Electrification: making the case

    October 11, 2013

    Local MP Andrew Jones joined stakeholders from Metro, North Yorkshire County Council, Harrogate Borough Council, York City Council, Northern Rail, Network Rail, Harrogate Chamber of Trade and Commerce and the Local Enterprise Partnership to officially launch the case for electrification of the Leeds to York rail line today. Local and regional media attended demonstrating the importance […]

  • Electrification campaign goes up a gear

    Electrification campaign goes up a gear

    October 9, 2013

    Local politicians, business leaders and other stakeholders will be meeting at Harrogate Station at 9.30am on Friday morning to officially launch the next stage of the campaign to electrify the Leeds to York train line. The line, which passes through Harrogate and Knaresborough has seen a number of improvements over recent years with fast ticketing […]

  • New-look post offices get official stamp of approval from MP

    New-look post offices get official stamp of approval from MP

    October 4, 2013

    Harrogate and Knaresborough MP Andrew Jones officially opened not one but two new-look post offices in Harrogate today – and hailed the modernised branches and their longer opening hours as “a boost for the community”. Mr Jones cut the ribbon at Cold Bath Road Post Office, 109 Cold Bath Road, Harrogate, HG2 0NU, at 09:30, before […]