Tomorrow, Saturday 17 June in Stafford’s Victoria Park there’s a special event in memory of the murdered MP Jo Cox. Local organisations who have arranged this are, Stafford Welcomes Refugees, The Friends of Victoria Park, Stafford People’s Assembly and Castletown and Virginia Park Residents Association. There will be entertainment on the bandstand, stalls and games for children and adults. The Worshipful the Mayor of Stafford Borough, Councillor Aidan Godfrey will also be attending this event.
It will be one of hundreds of events held across the country under the heading of ‘The Great Get Together’ which is a national initiative of the Jo Cox Foundation as a way of remembering her and as a way of showing unity in communities. It is supported by a wide range of organisations including Save the Children and Amnesty International.
The event starts st 12 noon
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