Central England Co-op President Elaine Dean reflected on the Derby Area Members' Educational Visit to Crosby Beach and Southport We drove in pouring rain to Merseyside and our first stop was Crosby Beach to view the amazing ‘Another Place’ by Antony Gormley. These are 100 cast iron life sized statues
Members of our Board’s Search Committee met with Simon Parkinson, from the Co-operative College, to investigate greater ways of promoting co-operative education. The Board is looking at ways to deliver training for members, the Membership & Community Council, the Board and also the employees, particularly around Co-operative values and principles.
Board Directors Tanya Noon, Paul Singh and Maria Lee attended the Co-operative Party Midlands Regional Conference, in Leicester, on 1 June. Tanya Noon with Paul SinghThe theme was 'Co-operatives Unleashed' and how to double the size of the Co-op Economy. There were also policy debates on climate change, energy and
At Central England Co-operative, we're proud to have been offering our members educational, cultural and recreational activities, alongside selling groceries and providing other goods and services, for the past 160 years. This includes a range of regular groups and classes which vary according to the particular interests of members in
Central England Co-op can today announce the results of its 2019 Board elections. John Howells, from Loughborough, has been elected to the Board after enjoying an entire career working for local co-operatives including Central England Co-op. He has previously served on the Board. John will be joined on the Board
A Market Harborough supermarket boss is celebrating after clocking up 30 years of bringing smiles to the faces of Central England Co-op customers. Sean Clothier, store manager at Market Harborough Supermarket and Petrol Filling Station, has worked his way up from doing 10 hours a week at his first store
As a member owned co-operative business, our members have the chance each year to vote in the election of our Board of Directors. Last year voting took place for the election of four Board Director positions and here we get to meet the successful candidates John Chillcott – Eastern Constituency John