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Gareth Thomas MP, Chair of the Co-operative Party, gave fraternal greetings on behalf of our movement to the Labour Party Annual Conference in Liverpool last month. You can now watch his speech below.
As part of Annual Conference this year, our Welsh Assembly members recorded a video to give their annual report. You can watch the video below:
At the recent Co-operative Party Annual Conference delegates considered and agreed the following; The standard annual membership fee be £20 in 2012 and £25 in 2013. Under this proposal the £5 first-year membership rate for Youth members will be retained, as this has been a very successful tool for bringing much-needed new members into the […]
Two members of Conference Arrangements Committee have been elected by Co-operative Party Conference: Richard Bickle (Midlands Western Co-operative Party) was elected for three years. Russell Porteous (North Eastern & Cumbria Co-operative Party) was elected for one year. The Conference Arrangements Committee for 2011-2 will be: Peter Smyth Russell Porteous Eileen Driver Richard Bickle Bob Harber […]
On Saturday 10th September, delegates and visitors at Co-operative Party conference took part in a workshop for ‘The Feeling’s Mutual’ (TFM) campaign. We planned for our campaign day in October, set out our ideas for effective Co-operative Party campaigns and discussed the policies we would most like to see at the heart of the TFM […]
The Annual Conference of the Co-operative Party and the AGM of the Co-operative Party Ltd took place in London between 9 and 11 September 2011. Please find below a record of the decisions made by Conference on the motions and rule changes. The full list of motions and related documents can also be found below. […]
The Co-operative Party has released its 2010 Annual Report ahead of the Annual Conference and AGM of the Co-operative Party Ltd on 9-11 September. 2010 saw membership levels of the Co-operative Party reach their highest levels in 20 years. At the General Election 29 Labour & Co-operative Members of Parliament were elected and four new […]
Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of Co-operative Party Ltd will take place on Sunday 11th September 2011 at 9.30m in the Holiday Inn, Regent’s Park, London. The business of the Annual Meeting will be to: Receive the revenue account and balance sheet for 2010 Receive a report on the Party’s performance in […]
The Co-operative Party has announced its programme for Labour Party Annual Conference, taking place in Liverpool 25 – 29 September. Sunday 25th September Homes For The Future – reviewing possibilities for Labour’s housing policy Labour Housing Group, the Co-operative Party and SERA – the Labour Environment Campaign 6:30pm, ACC BT Convention Centre, Riverside Balcony Chair: […]
UPDATED: New speakers added to the economic discussion and the date has now been set for Co-operative Communities We are consulting members and the co-operative movement on the Co-operative Party manifesto for the London elections in May 2012. In addition to our online consultation, we are keen to hear your ideas at a series of […]
Labour & Co-operative Manchester City Councillor Kevin Peel is organising a very special free conference exclusively for Labour councillors looking at co-operative and mutual solutions to delivering local public services. In addition to addresses from high profile speakers such as Sir Richard Leese, Leader of Manchester City Council; Cllr Jim McMahon, Leader of Oldham Council; […]
Want to be a Co-operative Party Parliamentary Candidate? Join us for our first women’s training day in St. Andrews this summer.
Women are under-represented in Parliament and the Co-operative Party wants to change this. We want to do more to ensure that women in the Party come forward and are selected and elected. We are holding the first of our training days for potential Parliamentary Panel candidates on Tuesday 16 August in St. Andrews. This will […]
Among the events being organised by co-operators and co-operative organisations for this year’s Co-operatives Fortnight, our local Parties are also getting involved. Croydon Co-operative Party street stall, Saturday 9th July 11am – 1pm Join Croydon Co-operative Party outside the Co-operative Bank on George Street, Croydon to mark Co-operatives Fortnight. We will be getting a petition […]
This year, Summerfest Youth will be held 14 – 17 August at the University of St. Andrews. Summerfest has built a reputation both for being great fun and for being an educational experience. We have several high profile speakers confirmed for the event and full programme details will be released in due course. If you’d like […]
The Co-operative Party will be in attendance at the annual conference of Progress this coming weekend, 21 May, 10:00 to 17:00 at Congress Centre, Great Russell Street. General Secretary Michael Stephenson will be a panelist in the morning breakout session Mutualism and employee ownership: How do we build profit and partnership? alongside John Denham MP, shadow Business, Innovation and Skills […]