Jun 5, 2019

Footballs that are Fair!

Footballs that are Fair!

Tonight I spent some time with Whittington FC Under 11s and their coach Jen, where I presented them with some Fairtrade footballs courtesy of the Western MCC. These footballs will be used to

Jun 4, 2019

Chelmsley Wood working with local school

Chelmsley Wood working with local school

School children from Windy Arbor Primary School have been working with our Chelmsley Wood Retail Store today as part of their enterprise initiative.The pupils decided they wanted to bake goods to sell

Jun 3, 2019

Strictly Members Dancing

Strictly Members Dancing

Today I took the opportunity to visit our Modern Sequence Dance Member Group in Birmingham. The Member Group dance every Monday and Wednesday at the Polish Centre in Central Birmingham.This long standing

Jun 3, 2019

Playing our part at Belper Goes Green

Playing our part at Belper Goes Green

There was a great team effort with Membership & Community, Funeral and Retail at a very busy Belper Goes Green event last weekend. They raised funds for Dementia UK through a raffle and

Jun 3, 2019

Community Awareness at The Big One

Community Awareness at The Big One

Membership & Community Ambassadors, Retail, Funeral & Transport all teamed up last weekend to showcase the role they play in the local community of Chaddesden. There were raffles and a tombola to raise

May 29, 2019

Green fingered Members

Green fingered Members

Our Membership and Community Council Member Shaz talks about his experience at the Central England Co-operative Gardening Group in Birmingham:"Recently I gave a short speech at the MCC induction day about how

May 24, 2019

Choose to Refuse

Choose to Refuse

Thanks to fairandfunky for delivering another great workshop with students from Netherthong School on plastics.  Teacher's feedback included: "It was an amazing and a fantastic, engaging and interesting workshop".  The children created a