MP Kim Leadbeater represents the same West Yorks seat of Batley and Spen her sister Jo Cox held until she was murdered in 2016 - she says 'so many MPs today will be scared' by the death of Sir David Amess
Kim Leadbeater, who represents the same West Yorks seat of Batley and Spen her sister held until her death in 2016, admitted she felt “frightened” following the attack on the Tory MP.Ms Leadbeater, who was visiting a school when she learned of Sir David’s death, said she was “totally shocked by what has happened, to think that something so horrific could happen again to another MP, to another family - and scared and frightened, a real rollercoaster of emotions”.
The 45-year-old added: “The shock and the feelings for us as a family - obviously what we went through and another family are going through that again - it’s horrific.“It’s hard to put into words how that feels for me.“The main people I am thinking about are David’s family, his friends and the community he represents and has represented for such a long time.
Get all the latest news straight to your inbox. Sign up to one of the Mirror's newsletters “I think that’s the thing that people need to understand - it’s about a lot of people whose lives have been changed forever today.”She said the role of an MP held risks and “it’s so hard because we have a job to do”. headtopics.com
Ms Leadbeater went on: “I find myself now working as a politician and trying to help people and do good things for people, and it’s really important you get good people in public life. “But this is the risk we are all taking and so many MPs today will be scared by this.
“My partner came home and said, ‘I don’t want you to do it any more because the next time that phone goes, it could be a different conversation’.”She said Sir David’s family and friends’ “lives will never be the same again, they will think about this every single day for the rest of their lives”.
She added: “I still can’t believe that this has happened, it feels very raw for me.” Read More Read more: Daily Mirror »
Arthur Labinjo-Hughes: Father and girlfriend found guilty over death of six-year-old boy
Emma Tustin was unanimously convicted of murdering Arthur Labinjo-Hughes. Her partner and Arthur's father, Thomas Hughes, was found guilty of manslaughter, after his son suffered an 'unsurvivable brain injury' on 16 June 2020.
Why are you sitting at home doing nothing were there is an online job going on, earn $50,000 every day, just click on the name of the manager there she will help you at as she did to me Evelynclark777 دولتان الحل هنا How much Paedofilic content has been been removed from schools? You need security protection as a Member of Parliament, not to withdraw from the responsibility that voters have given you
Sir David Amess was 'true gent' - inside life of 'great MP' stabbed to deathSir David Amess , 69, who had been an MP since 1983, was stabbed several times during an incident at a constituency surgery in Leigh-on-Sea, Essex so who stabbed him why dud they stab him what do the police say
Watch: Sir Keir Starmer pays tribute to murdered MP Sir David AmessSir Keir Starmer has paid tribute to murdered MP Sir David Amess .The 69-year-old, who represented Southend West, was stabbed multiple times during a constituency surgery in Leigh-on-Sea on Friday.“Sir David had a profound sense of public duty. He was highly respected and much liked across the Houses of Parliament on all sides,” the Labour Leader said as he paid tribute to Mr Amess.“Violence, intimidation and threats will never prevail over the tireless work of public servents like David, simply doing his job.”Sign up to our breaking news email alerts here. Let’s not forget the banner at Tory conference saying “We only have to be lucky once” - seems rather ominous now doesn’t it. The violent rhetoric of the left must end. That includes referring to one’s opponents as ‘scum’ which Labour seems to tolerate from Shadow Ministers.
Counter-terror police called in to investigate killing of Tory MP David AmessThe Conservative MP, who represented Southend West in Essex, died after he was attacked by a man who walked into a church where he was hosting a constituency surgery Hey , if you're in the market for a qualified proofreader, I obtained my nvq level 3 over 25 years ago, but it bored me to death, and I never utilised my skills, so don't look at me But you deffo need one serving RIP brave HERO....
Tory MP Sir David Amess, 69, STABBED multiple times during constituency surgery as armed cops swoopARMED cops today stormed a church after a Tory MP was stabbed multiple times at a constituency surgery. Sir David Amess , who represents Southend West in Essex, was attacked at the meeting in Leigh-… Madness. Hopefully he’s ok.
Police swoop on road outside building where MP David Amess was hold...Police have swarmed a church where MP David Amess has been holding a constituency surgery amid reports he has been stabbed. Armed cops arrest suspect at the scene where right-wing MP David Amess was stabbed at the Belfairs Methodist Church in Eastwood, Road North It is really A MESS
Police swoop on road outside building where MP David Amess was hold...Police have swarmed a church where MP David Amess has been holding a constituency surgery amid reports he has been stabbed.