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Southern Co-op Celebrates Community with Carrier Bag Levy

Two years on from the launch of the 5p carrier bag levy in England on 5 October 2015, Southern Co-op is celebrating the difference this fund has made to its communities across the south of England. The levy has contributed over half a million pounds to local charities and community groups, alongside a further £0.8m […]

Teenage Mental Health Charity Partners with New Southern Co-op Store

A teenage mental health charity has been selected as the fundraising partner for a new Southern Co-op store in at Ridgeway in Wimbledon, receiving a £1000 donation followed by a year’s partnership with the new store which opened on 25 August. The partnership comes as part of Southern Co-op’s ‘Love Your Neighbourhood’ scheme. Dr. Nihara […]

Life Boat Charity Launches New Southern Co-op Store in Burnham On Sea

A local RNLI Lifeboat Station received a special invitation to cut the ribbon and open Southern Co-op’s new food store Burnham-on-Sea and received a £500 donation on 12 April. Lesley Hart, Volunteer crew member and Chair of fundraising at the Life Boat Station said: “We are extremely grateful to have been chosen by Southern Co-op […]

Business Wardens Gain Targeted Police Powers Under New Initiative

Sussex business wardens have gained targeted police powers to tackle crime and anti-social behaviour as part of an initiative supported by Sussex PCC Katy Bourne and Southern Co-op. Several are already operating and a total of eight will become accredited within weeks patrolling business areas across Eastbourne, Littlehampton, Bognor Regis and Haywards Heath. They will […]

The Southern Co-operative’s Store in Denmead Launch Fundraising Partnership with Denmead Infant School

As part of The Southern Co-operative’s ‘Love Your Neighbourhood’ community programme, our store in Denmead has chosen Denmead Infant School for their fundraising partner for 2017. Colleagues from The Southern Co-operative’s Denmead store are looking forward to hosting and supporting a variety of events and activities throughout the year to help raise funds for its […]

The Southern Co-operative’s Store in Frome Launches Fundraising Partnership with Oakfield Academy

As part of The Southern Co-operative’s Love Your Neighbourhood community programme, our food store in Frome has chosen the Oakfield Academy for its charity fundraising partner for 2016/2017. Vanessa Wells, Store Manager and colleagues from the Frome store, will be hosting and supporting a variety of fundraising events throughout next year, to help raise money for […]

The Southern Co-operative’s Store in Bradford on Avon Launches Fundraising Partnership with the Wiltshire Wildlife Trust

The Southern Co-operative’s food store in Bradford on Avon has chosen the Wiltshire Wildlife Trust for its charity fundraising partner for 2016/2017. Colleagues from the Bradford on Avon store will host and support a variety of fundraising activities and events to help raise money for the Wiltshire Wildlife Trust, one of the UK’s leading environmental […]

The Southern Co-operative Portishead Store Host Charity Bake Sale for the Jessie May Trust

Colleagues from our Portishead store have donated £200 to the Jessie May Trust, following a successful bake sale. As part of The Southern Co-operative’s ‘Love Your Neighbourhood’ community programme, the Jessie May Trust has been chosen by several of our stores ‒ including the Portishead store ‒ as their charity fundraising partner for the year. The Jessie […]