Tag Archives: Hebden Bridge

The workers who ran their own mill — the first productive co-operative society

A transcript about co-operative pioneers of Hebden Bridge was found on the site of Prezi, a cloud-based presentation software and storytelling tool for presenting ideas on a virtual canvas. Summary with added pictures below. Hebden Bridge (below) in the West … Continue reading

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Co-operative news: travel, co-operative pubs, cycle training, libraries, housing and piers

Many cheering news items from a recent issue of the Co-operative News (September 9th) are being sent to the usual mailing list and others of goodwill who are probably not co-operators. Travel business returns Anglia Co-operative Travel & Midcounties Society … Continue reading

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