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.


Hade Edge Juniors host Race to Rio in bid to raise cash for new school hall

Children have been doing sponsored dances and plan to do 24hr bike ride

Ben Gummer addresses the debate

Hands off HRI: MPs slam PFI deal and Huddersfield NHS managers during Parliament debate

Colne Valley MP says Calderdale PFI is ‘dodgy deal set to cost lives’

Hands off HRI: Huddersfield MP accuses David Cameron of 'reneging' on pledge to 'sort out' Calderdale hospital PFI

PM said during pre-2015 election that Tory government would sort out 'PFI mess'

Opposition politicians in favour of proposal to introduce up to £5,000 fines for unmanned roadworks

Both Conservative MP Jason McCartney and Labour councillor Steve Hall hope it will ease congestion

Hands off HRI: If Huddersfield A&E closes there will be 157 MORE DEATHS each year, MPs warn

MPs Barry Sheerman and Jason McCartney issue shocking figure as they urge Jeremy Hunt to block hospital shake-up plan

Hands off HRI: Colne Valley residents leading the way in official petition

Huddersfield folk more than 4,000 signatures behind their valley counterparts

Potential closure of Huddersfield A&E to be debated in parliament

Hands Off HRI: Campaigning MPs secure debate in Parliament next week

Colne Valley MP Jason McCartney to lobby Prime Minister David Cameron day before

Organiser Karl Deitch addresses the crowd at the Hands Off HRI rally

Hands off HRI: More than 1,000 people turn out for rally in St George's Square

Protest against proposed transfer of A&E services from HRI to Calderdale Royal Hospital

MPs take the fight to Westminster

Kirklees MPs unite in fight to save Huddersfield's A&E unit

Bid to get a debate in the Commons over hospital plans

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary, Acre Street, Lindley, Huddersfield

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary: More than 30,000 join Facebook page calling for A&E to be saved

Thousands more sign petitions organised by the MPs Barry Sheerman and Jason McCartney

Thousands join Facebook page calling for Huddersfield Royal Infirmary A&E to be saved

Thousands more have signed petitions organised by the MPs Barry Sheerman and Jason McCartney, and many more have taken to social media voicing their disbelief at the proposals.

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary: MP fuming as hospital could lose A&E department

Huddersfield MP Barry Sheerman furious at u-turn by health chiefs

Watch Huddersfield New College students celebrate in style

Awards evening marks best-ever results at college

Huddersfield MP Barry Sheerman spoke in 138 debates in 2015

TV drama Jericho brings massive economic boost to Huddersfield

MP Jason McCartney wants more TV and film work in the town

Winner of 2015 Sports Personality of the Year Andy Murray with Sports Personality of the Year Runner Up Kevin Sinfield and 3rd placed Sports Personality of the Year Jessica Ennis-Hill during Sports Personality of the Year

Sports Personality of the Year 2015 turns spotlight on Kevin Sinfield

Tribute to Leeds Rhinos star a boost for rugby league, says Colne Valley MP and Huddersfield Giants fan Jason McCartney


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