'I hope to do Jo proud' says Labour Batley and Spen candidate Tracy Brabin
1 Have your say LABOUR candidate Tracy Brabin is hoping Conservative and Liberal Democrat supporters back her in the Batley and Spen by-election to show a united front against extreme groups.
The Tories and Lib Dems will not field candidates in the by-election which was triggered by the death of Jo Cox in June but far-Right parties are expected to stand.
In the absence of mainstream opposition Ms Brabin is a near-certainty to be Batley and Spen's MP but she is hoping for a strong turnout on October 20 and an "overwhelming" victory.
Ms Brabin, best known to many for her television... read more