Vigil in memory of Jo Cox MP
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Vigil held for Jo Cox MP after gun attack

Hundreds of people packed out a church vigil for Jo Cox MP, who died after being shot and stabbed in her constituency.

Mrs Cox, 41, was attacked in the village of Birstall, West Yorkshire.

The service at St Peter's Church was attended by constituents of the Batley and Spen Labour MP as well as political colleagues.

A number of MPs from across Yorkshire attended including Pontefract and Castleford MP Yvette Cooper.

A 52-year-old man has been arrested in connection with Mrs Cox's death.

  • 16 Jun 2016