Andrew Jones

Andrew Jones, Conservative twitter icon black
Majority: 1039 (1.95%)

Andrew Jones has held the seat since 2010. His stated political interests: Health, transport, business, recycling and renewable energy. Since 2010 he has been a member of the Regulatory Reform Committee.



Ashcroft polling (January 2015):CON: 41%, LAB: 11%, LD: 24%, UKIP: 16%, Green: 8%

2010 Result

Prospective Parliamentary Candidates

Helen Flynn

Helen Flynn, Liberal Democrats   Lib Dem Target Seat 14twitter icon black

Helen Flynn is a Harrogate Borough Councillor, sits on the board of the Harrogate International Conference Centre and is a school governor. She stood for election as a Liberal Democrat candidate for Skipton & Ripon in 2010, coming second with a 32.4% share of the vote.


David Simister

David Simister, UKIP twitter icon black

David Simister is a County Councillor and a native to Harrogate.



Jan williams

Jan Williams, Labour

Currently secretary of Knaresborough Labour and constituency vice-chair Ms. Williams is a retired lawyer. Jan Williams previously worked as an English teacher in a comprehensive school before earning her law degree. Williams has always been an active member of local politics but because particularly involved since the last General Election. She also volunteers at Oxfam during her spare time.