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20031018 18/10/2003 Co-op Group’s tribute to war heroes Co-op News 14 Down Ampney, Second World War RAF base, Graham Ramsbottom
20031101 01/11/2003 Co-op Group says ‘No’ to GM crops Co-op News 1 Friends of the Earth, Martin Beaumont, Co-operative Group farms, Genetic Modification (GM)
20031101 01/11/2003 Move to ban firework sales fails Co-op News 1 The Co-operative Group, Jeanette Timmins, fireworks accidents, Terry Morton
20031101 01/11/2003 Leap of faith boosts Wirral charity Co-op News 2 Co-operative Funeralcare, Sunbeams and Rainbows, landican Cemetary, children’s garden of remembrance
20031101 01/11/2003 Southern defends fireworks policy Co-op News 2 Gerard Blair, Southern Co-operatives, Anthony Mathlin, photo ID
20031101 01/11/2003 Co-op Group Half-Yearly Meeting: Stores get smaller with c-store acquisitions Dave Bowman 3 Market Town stores, Colin Bird, Alldays, John George, Breda Foster, Eastleigh depot, Balfour Stores
20031101 01/11/2003 Co-op Group Half-Yearly Meeting: Age rule defended Dave Bowman 3 Robin Stewart, legislation on ageism
20031101 01/11/2003 Co-op Group Half-Yearly Meeting: Darwin: “Standing still is simply not an option” Dave Bowman 4 Keith Darwin, The Co-operative Group assessment 2003
20031101 01/11/2003 Co-op Group Half-Yearly Meeting: Brand panel will get it right, says Burlton Dave Bowman 4 Bob Burlton, new Co-operative brand, Co-operative Commission (2001)
20031101 01/11/2003 Co-op Group Half-Yearly Meeting: Greener diesel given go ahead Dave Bowman 4 Robin Stewart, Alfreton & Cumbernauld, Euro 4 emission standards, biodiesel
20031101 01/11/2003 Co-op Group Half-Yearly Meeting: Marketing initiative for local produce Dave Bowman 4 Co-operative Retail Trading Group (CRTG), Simon Butler
20031101 01/11/2003 Co-op Group Half-Yearly Meeting: Party’s free banking Dave Bowman 4 Co-op Bank, Co-op Party branches banking, Graham Bennett
20031101 01/11/2003 How to Build Successful Social Enterprises Conference Edinburgh: Time to scrap ‘not-for-profit’ term Kevin McGrother 6 Liam Black, profit, social economy, Declan Jones, Heriot-Watt University, ‘more than profit’
20031101 01/11/2003 How to Build Successful Social Enterprises Conference Edinburgh: Long hard slog to business success, Kevin McGrother 6 Mike Sweatman, Edinburgh Bicycle Co-operative
20031101 01/11/2003 How to Build Successful Social Enterprises Conference Edinburgh: Simple steps to ensure success Kevin McGrother 6 Liam Black, Juma Ventures (San Fransisco), Ben and Jerry’s stores, Furniture Resource Centre (FRC)
20031101 01/11/2003 How to Build Successful Social Enterprises Conference Edinburgh: Coalition seeks higher profile Kevin McGrother 6 Regional Development Agencies, Jonathan Bland, Social Enterprise Coalition
20031101 01/11/2003 How to Build Successful Social Enterprises Conference Edinburgh: Movement’s resurgence a matter of ethics Kevin McGrother 6 Scottish co-op, Andrew Regan, Mary Lockhart, St Cuthbert Co-operative Society (now part of Scotmid)
20031101 01/11/2003 POSTBAG: ‘Apartheid’ in Palestine at odds with democracy Faith Minnion 10 Margaret Toch, James Nicholl, Gerald Sanderson, Gareth Howell, Guantanamo Bay, modern Israel, UN Partition Plan (1947), West Bank Gaza Strip, the Miami Five
20031101 01/11/2003 POSTBAG: Group’s GM stance is right Dr Matthew Kiln 10 The Co-operative Group, drug companies, ‘human insulin’ (GM), British Diabetic Association, Genetic Modification (GM)
20031101 01/11/2003 POSTBAG: Mortgage let-down Danny Rowe 10 Co-op Bank, social housing, part-ownership properties
20031101 01/11/2003 POSTBAG: Statistics can’t be trusted Eddie McDonnell 10 hunting
20031101 01/11/2003 POSTBAG: Take a stand on added fats John Royal 10 The Co-operative Group, hydrogenated fats, Truly Irresistible range
20031101 01/11/2003 Ethics and safety dictate an end to firework sales Jeanette Timmins 11 Child Accident Prevention Trust, The People’s Republic of China, Northern Hebei province, ‘Child Labour Bulletin’, The Co-operative Group ‘It’s a Promise leaflets’
20031101 01/11/2003 OUR VIEW: When selling eggs can be dilemma Co-op News 11 Southern Co-operatives, Ipswich and Norwich Co-op, photo ID, responsible retailing, Halloween, Bonfire Night, sales of flour and eggs
20031101 01/11/2003 Curtain up on association for theatre co-operatives Kevin McGrother 12 actors’ co-operatives, The Co-operatives Personal Managers Association (CPMA), Pete Leafe, IML co-operative, playwrights co-operative, Paul Beard, Ian Hornby, New Theatre Productions