Blog – Page 2 – Co-operative Party
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Unleashing community power.

We are calling on the creation of a new Community Right to Buy – which would give community groups first right of refusal of listed assets of community value (ACVs) – such as shops, pubs, music venues, and more.

Long Read: The Powerhouse of Perry Common

2024 is a significant year for Witton Lodge Community Association (WLCA) as we celebrate our 30th anniversary, and what a remarkable 30 years it’s been.

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How bus franchising is taking shape in Strathclyde

Along with colleagues across the Strathclyde area I am committed to delivering buses that are run in the interests of the people.

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A say and stake: why I back growing employee ownership in Scotland.

As both a Scottish Labour and Scottish Co-operative Party MSP and Convener of the Economy and Fair Work Committee in the Scottish Parliament, I am interested in how we can encourage employee ownership models, identify barriers and support more businesses to adopt co-op models in my region of Mid Scotland and Fife, and across Scotland.