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Failing housing market – a co-operative solution?

Update

In June the Co-operative News informed readers that the UK Co-operative Economy 2016 report records – in eye-catching graphics – that around 17.5 million people are now owners of the country’s 7,000 independent co-op organisations – up from 17.4 million the previous year, and showing an increase of 1.3 million over the past five years. 310 more words

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British movement plans its co-operative strategy

I haven’t yet offered any sort of reportage on the Co-operative Congress on Friday and Saturday, and I guess I need to rectify this omission. 431 more words

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Yes, Unity does work

On Friday afternoon and yesterday the British co-op movement met together for the annual Co-operative Congress, held this year in Wakefield.

I’ll post some comments here in due course about the event itself, but my first blog has to be about the venue. 197 more words

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John McDonnell MP: build an entrepreneurial state at a local level - help to create fairer and more prosperous local economies

John McDonnell MP, Labour’s Shadow Chancellor, speaking at the TAS Partnership, an employee owned transport company, described Preston council as a model of an innovative local Labour administration starting to think and act creatively to secure sustainable economic growth. 454 more words

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