Preview – Jo Cox: Death of an MP

Jo Cox
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Friday will mark the first anniversary of the assassination Labour MP Jo Cox, who was shot and stabbed by far-right extremist Thomas Mair on her way to a constituency surgery in Batley and Spen.

This programme looks at what we know concerning the crime that shocked the nation at the time people were fighting over the then impending EU referendum.

It features access to the investigation by West Yorkshire Police, testimonies from family and friends of Cox, as well as those from people who knew Mair.

Jo Cox: Death of an MP is on BBC Two at 21.00.