Party Council AGM

The Kent Party held its AGM today in Sittingbourne with Matt Partridge elected as our new Secretary.


Pictured: Labour’s PCC candidate for Kent Tris Osborne and Matt Partridge.

Fairtrade Fortnight

Who will be the Co-operative Party Bake-off champion? Celebrate Fairtrade Fortnight with the Co-op Party’s Fairtrade banana and chocolate muffin recipe, then go head-to-head for the #fairtradefornight crown on social media.


Fairtrade Fortnight runs until 13 March.

Trolley dash

Co-op Party members from the Dover, Deal & Thanet branch held a Trolley dash for their local Foodbank today. Pictured Jeanette Timmins, Chair of the branch.SV200487

Rally in Ramsgate

Co-op Party members held an information stall at the Rally for a Better Future held in the South Thanet Constituency on 21 March. Speakers included Frances O’Grady TUC, Paul Kenny GMB and Labour PPC Will Scobie.

Pictured Kent Co-op Party’s Jeanette TimminsSV200465

AGM meeting

The Kent Co-operative Party held its AGM on 1 March at The Pulse in Sittingbourne with guest John Boyle in attendance. John is the Party’s Membership & Party Support Officer.

Collecting for Foodbank

Co-op Party members spend the morning of 14 December collecting for the Deal Area Foodbank at the Co-op store in Park Street Deal. Shoppers kindly donated three trolleys of food and toiletries. Pictured is Co-op Party member Clair Hawkins, Labour Parliamentary candidate for Dover & Deal.

Conference 2013

The Co-op Party annual conference this year was held in Edinburgh with the new policy discussion debating taking centre stage. Key note speakers included Ed Balls MP.

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