Andrew Jones

MP, Harrogate and Knaresborough

Harrogate and Knaresborough Conservative

Andrew Jones campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Andrew Jones’s voting in Parliament

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

This is a selection of Andrew Jones’s votes.

  • Consistently voted against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
  • Consistently voted for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
  • Consistently voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
  • Generally voted for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Andrew Jones’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Andrew Jones’s full vote analysis page for more.

Andrew Jones has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: High Speed 2 Railway Line 25 Oct 2016

    Spending Review 2015 restated the funding envelope for delivery of HS2 at 55.7bn, in 2015 prices. This breaks down as 27.2bn for Phase 1 (including rolling stock), 3.7bn for Phase 2a, and 24.8bn for Phase 2b (including rolling stock). We do not provide funding breakdowns for specific items such as stations due to commercial sensitivities.
  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: High Speed Two 25 Oct 2016

    All Non-Executive members including the Non-Executive Chair of the HS2 Ltd Board are appointed by the Secretary of State for Transport. All Executive Members of the HS2 Ltd Board are appointed by HS2 Ltd on the delegated authority from the Secretary of State. The Chief Executive Officer of the HS2 Ltd Board is appointed by the Chair of HS2 Ltd. All Ministerial appointments, extensions and...
  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Department for Transport: Disability 25 Oct 2016

    The Government is committed to improving the rights of disabled people when accessing and using transport. Though Government cannot currently comment on the Law Commission’s proposals as it continues to scrutinise the report, we are implementing measures to improve the transport rights of disabled people. These include sections 165 and 167 of the Equality Act 2010, and a strengthening...

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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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  • Has spoken in 31 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Andrew Jones’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 92.35% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 6 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 143 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Andrew Jones’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 151 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 17 Oct 2016.


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