Tributes paid at 65th annual torch parade
0 Have your say Banners and candlelight illuminated the 65th Batley Torchlight Procession where tributes were paid to MP Jo Cox.
On Monday more than 500 people from across Yorkshire gathered at Market Square for the start of the annual catholic procession.
Bishop of Leeds, Right Reverend Marcus Stock and other church officials led the event with prayers and tributes to the late Mrs Cox and the late Kirklees Councillor Peter O’Neil.
The Right Revd Marcus Stock said: “This evening is particularly important because we are going to be remembering in our prayers to pray for the repose of the... read more
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