July 2018

Does size matter?

Communications & Digital Officer

On top of the advantages of the co-operative model itself, it's clear that a significantly larger co-operative sector can 'ripple out', helping to transform the economy as a whole.
June 2018

Bringing co-operation home

Labour & Co-operative MP for Stroud and Shadow Minister for Farming and Rural Affairs

In the current parliament, once we cut through the Gordian knot of Brexit, real progress could be accomplished if we as co-operators can organise effectively.

Holyrood should #ThinkSprinklers

Labour & Co-operative MSP for Highlands and Islands

David Stewart MSP's Proposed Social Housing (Automatic Fire Suppression Systems) (Scotland) Bill needs your support
May 2018

Modern Day Slavery Bill enters the Commons

Co-operative Party Campaigns Officer

A Private Members’ Bill designed to strengthen the rights of victims of Modern Slavery in England and Wales cleared a significant hurdle earlier this week as it received the all-important Third Reading in the House of Lords.

Winning the Co-operative Way

Councillor - Hanborough and Freeland, West Oxfordshire

Merilyn Davies turned a Tory safe seat into a Labour & Co-operative majority of over 100 votes. Merilyn explains how she campaigned on co-operative values to win on 3rd May.
April 2018

Reimagining Swindon’s Economy: a Community Wealth Building promise

Prospective Parliamentary Candidate for South Swindon

Earlier this week, we caught up Sarah Church, our Labour & Co-operative candidate for South Swindon, who updated us on their plans for a 'Swindon Model', that implements the community wealth building approach that the Co-operative Party is championing.