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Scottish Co-operative Party calls for suspension of ScotRail franchise process

Calls for the suspension of the franchise process until the new powers for the Scottish Parliament are settled


Address to Labour Party Conference

Co-operative Party Chair Gareth Thomas delivers fraternal greetings from the Party at this year's Labour Party Conference in Manchester

Power belongs to the people – not in Westminster or Holyrood

11 September 2014 Blog

We believe that power belongs not in Westminster or Holyrood or even in Scotland’s town halls. Power belongs to the people.


‘We Need a More Co-operative Capital’ a call from leading London Labour figures

Co-operative values can help meet some of the most pressing challenges faced by Londoners, say key Labour figures

Co-operative Party success in influencing Labour policy

The Co-operative Party has three representatives on Labour’s National Policy Forum (NPF), which is made up of 186 members drawn from across the Labour Party, including Parliamentarians, local government, trade unions and other affiliated organisations.

Co-operative Party welcomes plans for ‘people’s railway’

Response to announcement by Mary Creagh MP and James Kelly MSP for a 'new deal' for Britain's railways

Co-operative Party success in influencing Labour policy

At last weekend's National Policy Forum, the Co-operative Party achieved agreement in a number of policy areas.


Making an impact at the National Policy Forum

21 July 2014 Blog

This weekend, we've made a real impact- that's thanks to the hard work of Party members and the timeliness of our ideas.

Creating a level playing field for co-operative education

14 July 2014 Blog

The Co-operative Party's work on the Deregulation bill is crucial in ensuring that this growing area of the movement has the chance to flourish


Developing Cooperative Councils

A Labour & Co-operative-led Scottish Government would implement the findings of the Devolution Commission to build capacity and knowledge across local government.


The Welsh Government commits to supporting the co-operative economy

By accepting the recommendations of the Wales Co-operative & Mutuals Commission, the Welsh government is showing a real commitment to a fair, sustainable economy


Helping credit unions beat the Market

30 May 2014 Blog

In Haringey, we are helping credit unions do what they do best – beating payday lenders at their own game

Unlocking finance for clean energy

The government needs to unlock potential of crowdfunding and provide a much needed boost to community energy