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Only 1 in 10 young people feel business is on their side – The Co-operative Group is working to change that

This National Apprenticeships Week, a report by the Co-operative Group is bringing the opinions and voices of young people into the conversation.

Cara Hilton ABCUL March 16

Scottish Co-operative Party Backs Credit Union Charter

Co-operative Party MSP candidates have backed ABCUL's charter calling for Scotland to become a 'Credit Union Nation'

Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne outside 11 Downing Street, London, before heading to the House of Commons to deliver his annual Budget statement.

Co-operative Party Budget Response

The Chancellor's budget is a failed opportunity to drive up productivity and to create an economy where the proceeds of hard work are shared

The Future of Co-operative Schools

Party General Secretary Claire McCarthy responds to plans to convert English schools to academies


Labour & Co-operative Lords are working to push back government Housing Bill

As the Government's Housing and Planning Bill progresses through Parliament, Labour and Co-op politicians are standing up for co-operative housing.

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Co-operative Party Celebrates Fairtrade Fortnight

It's Fairtrade Fortnight, and up and down the country, the Party's members, local branches and our elected representatives have been marking the occasion...


There’s enough food in the world for us all – let’s ensure everyone earns enough to afford it.

This Fairtrade Fortnight, we stand ready to support the continued development of fairtrade - just as the co-operative movement has done for over 20 years now.