Apr 11, 2019

Jenny takes on Eastern MCRO role

Jenny takes on Eastern MCRO role

We are delighted to introduce Jenny Hurst who has taken up the reigns as Member and Community Relations Officer (MCRO) in the Eastern region.Jenny has been seconded to the role for the

Apr 10, 2019

Dersingham Village Centre

Dersingham Village Centre

Today Kym and I visited the newly built Dersingham Village Centre.  The Centre sits close to the Sandringham Estate in Norfolk. It is used by lots of local Community Groups, from Friendship lunches-combating

Apr 10, 2019

An EGGcellent Donation

An EGGcellent Donation

The Western MCC this week has donated 72 Easter Eggs to Burton Albion Community Trust (BACT). The eggs are going to be given out to disadvantaged children in Burton upon Trent. Many children

Apr 10, 2019

Supporting our Funeral Colleagues

Supporting our Funeral Colleagues

Three of our funeral colleagues from Wellings Funeral Home in Burton upon Trent are embarking on an 8 mile trek around the town. Along the way they shall be visiting a number of

Apr 9, 2019

Healthy Choices

Healthy Choices

Aylestone Beavers in Leicester enjoyed learning all about what counts as part of your five a day, the importance of eating healthily, and understanding food labelling.  They made some delicious fruit kebabs and

Apr 9, 2019

Healthy Choices meets Mindfulness

Healthy Choices meets Mindfulness

On Friday I was invited to Town End Primary School to deliver two sessions of our Healthy Choices Workshops during their 'Good to be Green' Afternoon.  The sessions that were delivered consisted of

Apr 5, 2019

Member delight

Member delight

After having delivered our Fairtrade workshops to our Member group 'The Wednesday Club', they finally had chance to enjoy some delicious Co-op Fairtrade chocolate. This was kindly donated by our Member and Community

Apr 5, 2019

Getting up to speed

Getting up to speed

This week in the East, Kym and I have been spending time together handing over knowledge and information on the MCRO role. We met at our Mulbarton store to share community contacts and

Apr 5, 2019

Sawston Nursery

Sawston Nursery

This week in the East, Sawston store donated excess Mother's Day flowers to the Sawston Nursery school for their flower art projects and messy play.