The live broadcasting meeting was streamed from the Derby Conference Centre to other satellite venues in Yorkshire, Halesworth, Market Harborough and Stafford plus online. We had a wonderful evening at The Rifle Hall in Halesworth, We opened the event with Helen Hayes with a sing along & musical instruments for all.
Great community engagement at our Brampton Store with Brucies Bikes offering free bike checks & minor repairs, Project abundance supporting the children with making fantastic pinecone bird feeders, delicious fruit kebabs were enjoyed by all & Funeral & Retail team working together to raise money for Dementia UK.
Central Co-op's Men's Voices 2023 took place at Burton Albion Football Club. The day was attended by male colleagues, members, and the community to help spread the positive message of talking and supporting each other. Sometimes men find it hard to open up, this event, with the workshops and activity
Our Central Co-op member Group 'Great Barr Musical Theatre Co-operative' (GBMTC) performed their production of Jack and the Beanstalk at the Highbury Theatre in Sutton Coldfield Following the raving success, and award winning production of Cinderella last year, this years performance did not disappoint. A slapstick comedy by a super
This halloween the Member and Community Council visited stores in Birmingham, Stafford, Dudley, Atherstone and Lichfield to offer young people the chance to carve a pumpkin for free. During our time at the events we spoke to parents about Central Co-op Membership and the work we do in the community.
Blog written by Tanya Noon, Member & Community Relations Officer. The live broadcasting meeting was streamed from the Derby Conference Centre to other satellite venues in Yorkshire, Halesworth, Market Harborough and Stafford plus online. The evening in Derby was set with the talented Bex, from the Open Expression Group which runs
Blog written by Carol Warham, Vice-Chair - Yorkshire Member & Community Council. Interim Members' Meetings were held across the Society and online on Wednesday, 25th October, 2023. In Yorkshire, we had our meeting at The Huntsman in Holmfirth. A full and lively room of approximately sixty enthusiastic members and some non-members
During the half term week, we were invited by Wendy Ryan, Community Development Worker at North Northants Council, to their Family health and wellbeing days in Corby and Kettering. Other organisations who supported the events included Grow Cook Eat, Groundwork who made bird feeders plus vegetable printing, Bespoke Bike repairs,