Local News

Campaign Launch

Campaign launch to elect Jason McCartney as MP for Colne Valley and enable a  Conservative Government to Secure a Strong and Stable Government

Lindley Planning Shock

Local residents shocked as Labour Cllrs vote to build 252 houses & industrial units on Lindley Moor

Holme Valley Camping & Caravan Park

Jason celebrated English Tourism Week by visiting the newly renovated Holme Valley Camping & Caravan Park which employs 7 full time staff.

Honley Royal Visit

HRH The Princess Royal visited Rath Trombones in Honley. Jason was invited to attend by MD Michael Rath. The guest list also included celebrated Jazz Musician Dennis Rollins and customers from Holland and the USA.

National Citizen Service

Jason was honoured to join 98 local young people for an inspiring evening at the John Smith’s Stadium. The 16-17 year olds, including over 40 from Colne Valley High School, dedicated their summer to completing the National Citizen Service programme which aims to develop social skills, independence and self-confidence while promoting volunteering and the importance of community. They raised over £4,000 for local charities.The ceremony allowed the young people to share their successes and celebrate their achievements. Every graduate received a signed certificate by the Prime Minister which recognises their completion of the programme.For more information please visit www.NCSyes.co.uk

Save Our Libraries

Kirklees Council have announced that they are considering the future of all but Huddersfield and Dewsbury Libraries. Jason spent the day visiting Lindley, Golcar, Marsden, Meltham, Honley and Holmfirth libraries to highlight the wonderful and invaluable service that they provide.

King's Head Gardens

Jason McCartney MP & Cllr Nigel Patrick open King's Head Gardens, Holmfirth