Sunday 7th February 2016
Outsourcing is out of control. Everything from our rubbish collection to child protection services is ‘up for grabs’. Local government outsourcing doubled under the last government. We can’t let it double under this one.
That’s why we are launching the
We want to reach out to councillors and start to turn the tide on outsourcing by asking them to support basic, common sense principles:
Principle 5 Special
Paul Birch of Revolver Co-op
is our guest speaker
Tuesday 23rd February
10:30am for 11:00am
Aizlewood’s Mill, Nursery Street, Sheffield, S3 8GG
Reviving Co-operative Culture
Telephone: 0114 2823132
Saturday 31st October 2015
Co-operatives Yorkshire and the Humber Welcome
The Handmade Bakery into membership
Bakery and cafe, Slaithwaite
Monday 26th October 2015
A Smartphone with Social Values
find out more:
Friday 18th September 2015
Help to build the co-operative commonwealth through principle 5. Education, Training and information.
Yorkshire Co-operative Resource Centre
The 1st General Meeting was held on
Tuesday 8th September.
Join now, and be part of this new co-operative.
Is a Community Benefit Society registered under the Co-operative and Community Benefit Societies Act 2014 with an asset lock which means that we operate on a not for profit basis.
70 Cambridge Street, Sheffield, S1 4HP view on map
Mon-Fri. 09:00 – 17:00
Tel: 0114 399 5555 request call–back
A community owned home for traditional crafts and creative arts in a unique setting
Has exceeded its target of £200,000 by £63,422
1,525 investors have raised £263,422
Why become a co-operative?
Most of the news media in the UK is owned by a handful of corporations and proprietors. But instead, as a co-operative, Positive News will be owned by hundreds or thousands of people with an equal say on important matters, meaning it’s a more democratic form of ownership. We will then be ultimately accountable to you, our readers, ensuring that we always report in your interests. And because we are a co-operative, our profits will be reinvested in achieving the aims of Positive News and serving our community.
Like the Co-operative News and The Morning Star, Positive News is now owned by its readers
Ethical Bay is now called
The Co-operative Group AGM voted for the Co-operative Group to remain a member of the Co-operative Party.
Yorkshire Co-operative Resource Centre
Every Monday the Centre is open from 10:00am – 2:30pm. (except Bank Holidays)
Other times by appointment.
Yorkshire Co-operative Resource Centre, Aizlewood’s Mill, Nursery Street, Sheffield S3 8GG
Or email Steve for more details: firstname.lastname@example.org
We Own It
We want the UK to have high quality public services, owned by and accountable to the public.
Health, education, energy and water – are public goods that belong to all of us and they should be run publicly. Privatisation isn’t working; it’s time for public ownership.
Message from the Phone Co-op
There are a number of reasons why you may like to consider buying a Fairphone instead of a conventional smartphone. In our opinion, the main reason is that Fairphone it’s the first handset produced by a Social Enterprise with total transparency in the production and supply chain. It’s made using conflict-free minerals and produced in a factory that ensures health and safety working conditions as well as decent wages to its workers. For full details you can visit the Fairphone website.
We’ve been trying Fairphone in our offices and we can confirm it’s as good a handset as any other smartphones in the market. We will be publishing a review very soon – but you can find lots of opinions by just typing “Fairphone” on your search engine – a full list of specs is available here.
You can register your interest todayand we’ll come back to you when it’s available.
Switch to the Phone Co-op
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