Suffolk and Norfolk communities plan get togethers in Jo’s memory

Communities are taking part in the Great Get Together this weekend to celebrate the life of murdered MP Jo Cox
Communities are taking part in the Great Get Together this weekend to celebrate the life of murdered MP Jo Cox

All sorts of fun events are taking place this weekend for the Great Get Together in memory of murdered MP Jo Cox.

Bury St Edmunds’ Albert Crescent will hold a street party tomorrow, with a flash mob, singing and dancing at 4pm and a magician at 5pm.

The Great Get Together logo

The Great Get Together logo

In Thetford, there will be a community clean-up and barbecue at the Abbey Neighbourhood Centre in Exeter Way from 10am; a coffee, sandwich and cake morning at Mister Prego, Charles Burrell Centre, in Staniforth Road, for tenants, residents and volunteers, from 10-11.30am, and a best bake competition for adults and children at Meet Up, in St Martin’s Way, from 11am-3pm.

From 3-5pm on Sunday, Thetford’s Fulmerston Road Church will host a tea party and barbecue with peace and respect-themed games and crafts.