Southern

The Southern Membership and Community Relations Officer is Karen Bevan. She oversees Leicestershire, Northamptonshire and North Warwickshire.

Jun 12, 2019

Fairtrade Assembly for 200 Pupils

Fairtrade Assembly for 200 Pupils

Pupils from Fosse Primary School in Leicester enjoyed learning all about the difference Fairtrade makes to farmers and producers in third world countries and how by buying Fairtrade they can help to build

May 24, 2019

Supporting Dementia Action Week

Supporting Dementia Action Week

As a Dementia Friends Champion, I have been spending time in some of our stores this week delivering Dementia Friends Sessions to our colleagues and members of the public, who have now signed

May 10, 2019

MCC/Funeral support Twilight Games

MCC/Funeral support Twilight Games

The Southern Membership & Community Council partnered with our Funeral business to support the Twilight Games Championships, an initiative set up by Leicestershire & Rutland Sports, for the elderly to keep fit and

May 3, 2019

Ethical Challenges

Ethical Challenges

This week our Grange Place Store in Kettering hosted the children from the nearby Greenpatch after school club who were visiting the store to take part in our ethical challenge.  The challenge takes

Apr 18, 2019

Co-operative Member Groups

Co-operative Member Groups

Central England Co-operative support many local groups for members who come together through interests and for friendship.  In the Southern region, you can choose from a variety groups such as drama, photography, women's

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