The late Jo Cox remains an inspiration to Anna Cale.

Culture writer Anna Cale explains why the late Jo Cox is her Yorkshire hero

What’s your first Yorkshire memory? We moved to Yorkshire when I was five and many of my first memories are domestic ones. The house we bought in Rothwell had a lovely big back garden. We’d never had anything like it before, but it was really overgrown and wild because it had been empty for over a year. It felt like a jungle to me, it was very exciting to 
explore. One of the first things we did as a family was to take a trip to the Yorkshire coast. I remember sitting in the back of 
the car and my dad saying he could see the sea, and me and my two older brothers craning our necks to see it too, full of excitement.

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