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Andrew Jones Member of Parliament for Harrogate & Knaresborough

Andrew Jones MP

Member of Parliament for Harrogate & Knaresborough

News

  • Local MP: It’s time to end incinerator push

    Local MP: It’s time to end incinerator push

    September 26, 2013

    The MP for Harrogate and Knaresborough, Andrew Jones, has called on North Yorkshire County Council to finally ditch plans for an incinerator at Allerton Park.  Mr Jones says that the situation with waste and with the financing of the project are so radically altered from where they originally began that it make sense to substantially […]

  • Volunteer Week is underway!

    Volunteer Week is underway!

    September 24, 2013

    Local MP Andrew Jones is volunteering at a series of charities and organisation across the constituency this week as part of his Annual Volunteer Week. It is Andrew’s fourth Volunteer Week and once again he has set up a special blog dedicated to his week.  He will also be tweeting throughout the week.  You can […]

  • Constituency long-term jobless shows greatest fall in UK

    Constituency long-term jobless shows greatest fall in UK

    September 22, 2013

    Local MP Andrew Jones has welcomed figures showing that the fall in the number of long-term jobless in the Harrogate and Knaresborough constituency over the past year is the joint largest in the United Kingdom. The figures for the constituency between August 2012 and August 2013 showed a fall of 42.9 per cent in those […]

  • MP and former patient open new modernised stroke unit

    MP and former patient open new modernised stroke unit

    September 19, 2013

    A newly refurbished and modernised Hyper Acute Stroke Unit has been officially opened at Harrogate District Hospital, funded by a legacy left to the Harrogate Hospital and Community Friends. The opening was performed by Angela Skeels, a former employee of the NHS Foundation Trust who herself had a stroke, joined by Andrew Jones MP for […]

  • Super-fast fibre broadband goes live in Starbeck

    Super-fast fibre broadband goes live in Starbeck

    September 13, 2013

    Super-fast broadband has arrived in Starbeck BT announced today. Thousands of homes and businesses already have access to the high-speed technology – and this figure will increase to more than 6,000 as engineers complete the local upgrade in the weeks ahead. Today, the BT investment was welcomed by Andrew Jones MP for Harrogate and Knaresborough, […]