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.

Co-op Info Fair

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.

The Pulse is at 29 Park Road Sittingbourne. 

Support for Deal Foodbank

The Dover and Deal branch has made a donation to the Deal Area Foodbank to help with their work. Co-op Party met with the Paula Turner from the Foodbank when she delivered a food bin at the Co-operative in Park Street in Deal.

Pictured are Jeanette Timmins Chair of the Dover & Deal Co-op Party branch and Paula Turner from the Foodbank.