Tag Archives: Institute of Co-operative Directors

Concerned co-operator, Len Burch, author of the first major attempt to raise governance standards

Len Burch’s obituary in the Co-operative News informed the writer that Len had been assistant to the general secretary of the National Council of Labour Colleges before working for the Labour Party, principally as an agent in Kent. He joined … Continue reading

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1. The corporatisation of large retail co-operative societies

. Rita Machin, North West & North Midlands Region, Manchester Area Committee member, refers to a Guardian article which is an ‘indictment of the lack of transparency by the Cooperative Group’. Alison Lamond, formerly Borders North Regional Membership Manager, says … Continue reading

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