Jason McCartney

Jason McCartney

Jason McCartney is the Conversative MP for the Colne Valley. Mr McCartney, who was born in 1968, served in the RAF for nine years reaching the rank of flight lieutenant. He went on to work as a journalist before being elected in 2010. He is a Huddersfield Town fan.

Football ombudsman set to rule on Huddersfield Town compensation 'within days'

Town fans refuse to give up £50k battle over abandonment at Blackpool

Foodie fun this weekend at Lindley Winter Food Fair 2015

More than 20 stalls at festive fair this Saturday to help you stock up on local produce before Christmas

Colne Valley MP Jason McCartney one of 17 Tory rebels to question tax credits plan

Government under pressure after backbenchers call for re-think

MP Paula Sherriff said taxing women for tampons was 'absurd'

Tampon tax: Dewsbury MP Paula Sherriff in row withColne Valley Tory Jason McCartney over EU VAT vote

Mr McCartney voted against motion but says he supports bid to scrap women's tax

Muzzle them: Dog owner wants change in law after other pets attacked hers twice

Joanne Thackray faced vets’ bills of around £700 after her boxer dogs were attacked in separate incidents near her Netherton home

The Tories said they condemned the Labour led council’s “complete rejection of local residents views”.

Kirklees Local Plan: Tories claim housing proposal is 'biggest attack on green belt in history'

Kirklees politicians give their views to long awaited homes and industry plan

Walker Singleton tweeted this image showing the areas for sale in the Grimescar Valley

Grimescar Valley: Developers offered chance to buy up land for housing

Estate agents are selling off more than 24 acres of land off Burn Road, Birchencliffe, just weeks after planning permission was granted

How much did our MPs claim in expenses? (Clockwise from top) Jason McCartney, Barry Sheerman, Craig Whittaker, Mike Wood, Simon Reevell

Was he worth it? How much our MPs claimed for the past 12 months

Political row as MPs told to pay back money

Meltham Thermal Engineers to create seven new jobs after Slaithwaite move

Colne Valley MP Jason McCartney visited Meltham Thermal Engineers to find out about a job-creating move to Slaithwaite

Jeremy Corbyn and Jason McCartney

What do left-wing Labour leadership hopeful Jeremy Corbyn and Colne Valley Conservative MP Jason McCartney have in common?

They may not be cut from quite the same cloth but the pair do have at least one similarity

Honley historian Alan Brooke denied chance to fight against Islamic State 'due to his age'

Alan Brooke meets Kurdish rebels holding back extremists

Tory councillor Mark Hemingway blasts Kirklees planning committee for being "too political"

Councillor claims Lindley is unfairly targeted for new development

The Spitfire over Slaithwaite; Edward Sharman, Frank Smith, Richard Brown and Donald Irving wait for the flypast, and Former RAF wireless operator Frank Smith with former RAF Sgt Don Irving.

Hundreds cheer Spitfire flypast as Slaithwaite firm marks 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain

Textile firm Glenbrae made special scarves ahead of village flypast for RAF Benovelent Fund

The Grimescar Valley looking towards Birkby.

Loss of Grimescar Valley 'tip of iceberg' as Local Plan targets 35,000 new homes

Colne Valley Tory MP Jason McCartney attacks council planners over threat to green fields

Latitude7 founder Martin Haigh set for London Triathlon

Martin Haigh, of Brighouse-based Latitude7, aims to raise £2,000 for charity by competing in the London Triathlon


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