Western

The Western Membership and Community Relations Officer is James Knight. He oversees the West Midlands and Staffordshire.

Jul 23, 2019

Uprisers Graduate

Uprisers Graduate

Our MCC Ambassador Shaz Rahman, has been working with Uprising, Birmingham this year, below is an account of his time at their most recent event.This year I've had the pleasure of supporting

Jul 19, 2019

FairTrade in Dudley

FairTrade in Dudley

Yesterday I was invited to spend the day with Year 7 and 8 students to deliver a talk on Fairtrade and talk about Central England Co-operative and the Co-operative Movement.I taked to

Jul 19, 2019

MCC Ambassadors and colleagues go ‘MAD’

MCC Ambassadors and colleagues go ‘MAD’

Recently colleagues and MCC Ambassadors attended a local community festival in Cotteridge, Birmingham to promote Central England Co-operative Membership and food.This year was another lovely day with thousands of locals coming out

Jul 15, 2019

MCC Ambassador has a 'Buzzing' Time

MCC Ambassador has a 'Buzzing' Time

I had the opportunity to visit the bee education program run by Eco Birmingham at Allens Cross Community Garden in Northfield. Since the garden is two miles from my house and it was

Jul 3, 2019

Co-operative United FC

Co-operative United FC

Week 2 of Co-operatives fortnight kicked off this week with a Co-operatives Fortnight Football Tournament. MCC Ambassador Laurence gives his account of the night.Having not played football since 2003, agreeing to take

Jun 30, 2019

Co-op Fortnight 1 Week In

Co-op Fortnight 1 Week In

This week we have been celebrating the first week of Co-ops Fortnight with activity and promotion of the period in which we celebrate all things Co-op for two weeks.I started the week

Jun 19, 2019

Community Games in Kings Norton

Community Games in Kings Norton

On Saturday the 15th of August James and myself attended the Kings Norton games. This is the second year that I've represented Central England Co-op at the Kings Norton Games. Just like last

Jun 7, 2019

School Children ‘Buzzing’ about Bees

School Children ‘Buzzing’ about Bees

Today 30 year six pupils from a local Primary School in Kingstanding, Birmingham came to visit the Central England Co-operative Bee Education program in Northfield.The Bee Education program is delivered by Jackie