Membership Matters

Jul 29, 2021

School children take part in healthy activity

School children take part in healthy activity

Six schools in Staffordshire took part in healthy activity events in the final term of the school year. The initiative came about through our ongoing relationship with James Austin, Lichfield School Sports coordinator.

Jul 27, 2021

Birthday Boxes a treat for children in Derby

Birthday Boxes a treat for children in Derby

Earlier this year a member of our Northern Membership & Community Council spotted a call for help to make birthdays better for disadvantaged children. Joanna West saw a request online from Claire Twells

Jul 27, 2021

Co-op Friendship Group

Co-op Friendship Group

Today, I visited our Co-op Friendship Group who meet on Tuesday mornings from 10am-12.00noon at the Woodgate Resources Centre, 36 Woodgate in Leicester.  The group are always open to new members joining

Jul 26, 2021

Outdoor learning is key

Outdoor learning is key

The Yorkshire Member & Community Council member Shirley Bly and Member & Community Relations Officer visited Eden's Forest where Adam showed us the benefits of outdoor learning. Eden's Forest is a Community Interest

Jul 26, 2021

The importance of a 'natter'

The importance of a 'natter'

What a wonderful afternoon to enjoy coffee and cake with the Co-op members from the Chesterfield Painting Group.  Before they return in September after a long time away due to the pandemic, it