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


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.

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.

The Co-operative Party

Miners Festival

The Kent Co-op Party had a stall at the Kent Miners Festival on the bank holiday. The event was held in Elvington after being at Aylesham for the past two years.