Kent Miners Festival 2017

There was fine weather and a great turnout at the Kent Miners Festival, this year held near to the village of Betteshanger.

The Kent Co-op Party has supported the end in previous years holding an information stall. Pictured on this year’s stall is Eileen Rowbotham and Jeanette Timmins.

Co-op Party Centenary

The Co-op Party is 100 years old this year.

In 1917, the movement set up the Co-operative Party to represent and defend itself, and to promote our values in the wider economy and society.

Strawberry Tea 2016

The Dover, Deal and Thanet Co-op Party branch held a Strawberry Tea on Saturday 23 July.


The event was held at the Milldale Hall in Deal and raised over £100 for branch funds.


Summer 2016

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Great discussions and plans for huge range of policies and campaigns at Summer Activist Training. #coopdifference

What a good looking bunch of activists finishing off this year’s summer training.


Summer 2016

On Saturday 9 July the Kent Co-op Party had a stall at a Dover CLP conference to look at local government reorganisation.

The event, jointly organised by the Dover District Labour Group, was held at the Council Offices, Whitfield in Dover and was attended by councillors from across Kent.


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.