Northampton Labour Party was shocked and very saddened to hear the death of Jo Cox MP. Jo was killed a few days after finishing a constituency advice surgery.
Leader of the Labour Group, Councillor Danielle Stone, said:
"This was a shocking murder of an excellent member of parliament who served her community so well. Our sympathies go to her family and friends at this sad time. The Labour Party meanwhile will continue to champion the causes that Jo was passionate about. Its great that so many members of the public have donated to the fund set up in her memory."