Jo Cox is Labour's Member of Parliament for Batley and Spen

Jo Cox, Labour Member of Parliament for Batley and Spen

I was born at Dewsbury District Hospital (one of the reasons I’m so passionate about defending it from this government’s policies) and brought up in Heckmondwike and Batley.

Jo has been busy talking to local people across Batley and Spen, click read more to get the latest.
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17 July 2015
MPs urged to back Yorkshire Post rail campaign
The Yorkshire Post’s Back On Track campaign has received parliamentary backing. Batley & Spen MP Jo Cox has tabled a motion...

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14 July 2015
"When did ministers know TransPennine would be shelved" - Jo Cox
Responding to revelations in minutes from Network Rail about when plans to shelve the electrification of the TransPennine rail route...

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