Andrew Jones

MP, Harrogate and Knaresborough

Harrogate and Knaresborough Conservative

Andrew Jones’s voting in Parliament

Andrew Jones is a Conservative MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

This is a selection of Andrew Jones’s votes.

  • Almost always voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
  • Consistently voted for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
  • Consistently voted for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
  • Consistently voted for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
  • Consistently voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Consistently voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes

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Andrew Jones never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: A595 22 Jul 2015

    Highways England keeps the strategic trunk road network under continuous review to identify places where there is a need for studies to support the case for improvements and Highways England are starting a safety study of the route this financial year. Highways England will soon initiate preparation of Route Strategies for 2020-25. These will form an integral part of the investment...
  • Public Transport (Greater Manchester) 21 Jul 2015

    Metrolink will see investment of more than 240 million in 120 new trams by 2017: it will be brighter, more spacious and reliable. It is also hugely popular with the travelling public, with more than 31 million passenger journeys last year and we expect that figure to reach 40 million by the end of the decade. Work is now under way to develop a further line to the Trafford centre—a...
  • Public Transport (Greater Manchester) 21 Jul 2015

    I certainly do agree with my hon. Friend, who makes a timely intervention. Only yesterday the giant tunnelling machine was named “Fillie” by a local schoolgirl who has links with the area. The tunnelling machine being used for the Farnworth tunnel is greater in scale than those used on Crossrail, so this is a significant investment. Rail is a big success story. Our rail industry...

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Conservative MP for Harrogate and Knaresborough

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Education
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Health
  • Culture Media and Sport
  • Common Agricultural Policy
  • North Sea Oil
  • Food
  • Schools: Admissions
  • Children: Day Care

Currently held offices

  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport) (since 8 May 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Aug 2015.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: John Cotton
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 08 May 2015)

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