It was agreed at the Executive Meeting on Saturday, 24 June, that due to the General Secretary, Karin Christiansen, now being unable to attend, that the meeting scheduled for the 7th June will not now be an al member/open meeting. Every effort will be made to rearrange this for Saturday, 6th September. Once details are available, I will ensure the membership will have early notice Meantime, the meeting on the 7th June will now be for Delegates to the Party Council only.
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.
Co-op Energy has just published a new guide on saving energy which can be downloaded at http://www.cooperativeenergy.coop/good-with-energy/save-energy/
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.
Co-op Party members from Dover and Thanet came together for a barbeque on Saturday 20 July and raised over £100 for branch funds.
See us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/KentCoOperativeParty?fref=ts
Credit union Kent Savers had a stall at the Co-op Info Fair at The Pulse during Co-operatives Fortnight. See http://www.kentsavers.co.uk/
Pictured: Kent Co-op Party EC members Jim Grogan and Pam Brivio with Chris Hunt from Kent Savers.
During Co-operatives Fortnight the Kent Co-operative Party is holding an Information Fair on 6 July 2013 at The Pulse in Sittingbourne. Info from many co-ops including Co-operative Energy will be available plus local credit union Kent Savers will have a stall at the event.
As well as having a Facebook feed from the national Co-op Party on our website, see right, we now have a Facebook page of our own.