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Andrew Jones Member of Parliament for Harrogate & Knaresborough

Andrew Jones MP

Member of Parliament for Harrogate & Knaresborough

News

  • Local MP signs up as Sport Champion for North Yorkshire Sport

    Local MP signs up as Sport Champion for North Yorkshire Sport

    July 3, 2013

    Andrew Jones, the MP for Harrogate and Knaresborough has shown his commitment to grassroots sport by signing up as a Parliamentary Sport Champion for North Yorkshire and York. Andrew will work in partnership with North Yorkshire Sport to enhance opportunities for people of all ages to stay physically active.   Andrew Jones MP said:  “It’s absolutely […]

  • MP hosts Downing Street send off for WorldSkills Team UK.

    MP hosts Downing Street send off for WorldSkills Team UK.

    June 28, 2013

    The members of Team UK were invited to an exclusive reception held at N10 Downing Street on Friday 28 July to wish them luck ahead of competing at WorldSkills Leipzig 2013. Similar to the Olympics, WorldSkills sees the most talented young people from all over the world compete to win Gold, Silver and Bronze medals.  […]

  • MP’s support for Cancer Drugs Fund

    MP’s support for Cancer Drugs Fund

    June 27, 2013

    Local MP,  Andrew Jones is calling for a long-term solution for funding life-extending medicines currently available through the Cancer Drugs Fund (CDF). New data on the use of the CDF presented by the Rarer Cancers Foundation at a parliamentary event on Monday 24 June highlighted the positive impact of the CDF.  It has enabled patients […]

  • Harrogate finalist for Rock the House competition

    Harrogate finalist for Rock the House competition

    June 25, 2013

    Harrogate man, Dan Burnett, has reached the finals of Parliament’s Rock the House competition. Now in its second year, the competition was founded to raise awareness of intellectual property theft and live music issues in Parliament and has five categories: under 19 solo artist, under 19 band, solo artist, band and small live music venue. […]

  • National Care Home Open Day

    National Care Home Open Day

    June 24, 2013

    Friday 21 June was National Care Home Open Day and it was marked by a series of nationwide events in care homes.  The National Care Home Open Day website said: “We want the world to realise that care homes really can be inspiring places, full of unique, intelligent and charming characters, and run by special people that really […]