Votes at 16 in Wales will strengthen our democracy – it’s time for Westminster to follow our lead

Co-operative politics is about sharing power and giving a voice to ordinary people on the decisions that impact them. Wales is leading the way, with new legislation introduced to the Welsh Assembly this week to give 16- and 17-year-olds the vote - and it's time for Westminster to do the same.

A co-operative future for childcare

Shadow Early Years Minister Tracy Brabin has been exploring co-operative approaches to creating more affordable, inclusive and accountable childcare provision

October 2018
November 2017

Co-operative Party Youth Back Votes at 16

Today Parliament will debate a Bill tabled by Labour & Co-operative MP Jim McMahon, which could see an end to the block on votes for 16 and 17 year-olds. Here, two members of the Co-operative Party Youth Committee share their thoughts on the Bill.

March 2016
July 2015
June 2015
May 2013
October 2012
July 2012
September 2009
March 2007

Where an Angell stands on Student Housing

Richard Angell is an active member of the Co-operative Party who is standing to be Vice President Welfare of the National Union of Students. Among his many exciting pledges is a commitment to work for the development of co-operative student housing.