Mutual Aid Solutions for Self-employed Workers – A seminar for co-operative, trade union and self-employed activists. 23rd October 2017 in Cardiff

As part of the work for our TUC/Community/Co-operatives UK/Co-operative College project on the ends of the self employed, and co-operative and trade union solutions for them, Co-operatives UK are putting on an event in Cardiff on October 23rd. This will be hosted by IndyCube a mutual/co-operative providing workspace and support in partnership with Community TU,  and… Read More Mutual Aid Solutions for Self-employed Workers – A seminar for co-operative, trade union and self-employed activists. 23rd October 2017 in Cardiff

Free markets vs the state? Don’t forget there’s another way of doing business #coops

Originally posted on the co-op blog: https://blog.coop.co.uk/2017/10/02/free-markets-vs-the-state-dont-forget-theres-another-way-of-doing-business/ 554 words approx. 2.5 minutes to read. Today we’ve heard the Chancellor Phillip Hammond continue the current debate over the best way to run the UK economy. Free markets or State control? At lunchtime he told the Conservative Party Conference in Manchester that “a new generation were being… Read More Free markets vs the state? Don’t forget there’s another way of doing business #coops

Charities & co-operation training – 17th Oct #Manchester #training #coops

Taken from the Anthony Collins website: Charities and co-operation: an update on charity law and governance 17th October 2017 9:00 – 16:00 Friends Meeting House, Manchester Cost: £50 plus VAT Get Directions to Event After the success of our annual conference on charity law and governance in March, we are running a follow-up event in… Read More Charities & co-operation training – 17th Oct #Manchester #training #coops

Japan Study Tour @icacoop update #coops #coopcelebration #wales #japan

Japan Study Tour Update Contributor: David Smith, Co-ops and Mutuals Wales International Day of Co-operatives Celebration Cartrefi Cymru Co-operative 5 Coopers Yard, Curran Road, Cardiff Friday 30 June, 1.00pm International Co-operators Day highlights we are part of a global movement that seeks to change people’s lives. Each year, the International Co-operative Alliance agrees a special… Read More Japan Study Tour @icacoop update #coops #coopcelebration #wales #japan

Co-ops UK have released the 2017 Co-op Economy report #coop #coopsuk #

(Image courtesy of Co-ops UK) Co-ops UK have released their 2017 Co-op Economy report this week: The main page with the report, film and open data is at http://www.uk.coop/economy2017 and the news story is here. The headlines from the report, which covers the state of the UK’s co-operative sector and the ways in which co-ops… Read More Co-ops UK have released the 2017 Co-op Economy report #coop #coopsuk #

‘Building a Co-operative Country’ – June 23rd #Cardiff #coops #wales #events

The Mutuals Alliance have organised an exciting one day event on the 23rd June to explore the role of co-operatives in Wales: Join us at this one day event to explore how we can build a culture that embeds co-operative and mutual principles and collaborative approaches in Welsh life. Come together with members and directors,… Read More ‘Building a Co-operative Country’ – June 23rd #Cardiff #coops #wales #events

Building a Co-operative Country Friday 23 June 2017, at the Principality Stadium, Cardiff

Building a Co-operative Country Friday 23 June 2017, at the Principality Stadium, Cardiff Join us at this one day event to explore how we can build a culture that embeds co-operative and mutual principles and collaborative approaches in Welsh life. Come together with members and directors, activists and CEOs from co-operatives large and small to… Read More Building a Co-operative Country Friday 23 June 2017, at the Principality Stadium, Cardiff