Following the announcement of our financial results last week we’ve published our full report and accounts which give a full review of how we performed last year.  The report and accounts are received by members at our Annual General Meeting which takes place on Saturday 20 May in Manchester. Later this month we’ll be sending […]

Are you one of the 20 million UK adults banking on receiving an average inheritance of £147,000? A new study by the Co-op has revealed that one in five over 50’s confess there’s less in the pot for their dependents than they’d hoped. 35% of those asked blame early retirement for the lack of money […]

You’re in the middle of writing your will. Would you set aside a charity donation if you knew that was an option? According to research from Co-op Legal Services, only 1 in 16 UK adults have left gifts to charities, yet 70% would give generously if they were made aware of it. That’s why Co-op […]

Welcome back to the Consumer Services Executive team who look after our Funeralcare, Legal Services and Insurance businesses. They’ve just finished a two-day road trip around Cumbria raising awareness and funds for British Red Cross to help tackle loneliness in our communities. Day one On Wednesday they had an 8am start making brews in return for donations […]

Daniel Grant, a 22-year old Finance Admin Assistant from Co-op Legal Services, can answer that. He spends two evenings a week explaining it to the young boys he coaches who are dreaming of dribbling their way to become the next Messi or Ronaldo. Here he tells us why our Co-op values apply to the beautiful […]

On the Run - Colleagues Take on the London Marathon

Meet Team Co-op! Victoria James As part of our National Charity Partnership with the British Red Cross we have a team of enthusiastic colleagues gearing up to run the 2016 Virgin London Marathon in support of our joint campaign to tackle loneliness in the UK. With less than 2 weeks to go before we let […]

Victoria James, a trainee solicitor at Co-op Legal Services

Victoria James, a trainee solicitor at Co-op Legal Services, always knew a career in law would be her life’s ambition. In this blog, she talks about the real difference her colleagues make to the lives of members and clients. “I’ve always wanted to be a lawyer. I just wanted to use my abilities to help […]