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York Disabled Workers Cooperative

York Disabled Workers Cooperative

Thu 1st Jul 2010

You may be aware that the GMB along with Remploy Trade Union Consortium launched a Workers Cooperative in York to fill the void left by the closure of Re,ploy York.  They will be producing garden furniture and wooden pet houses all made from recycled/reclaimed timber and materials.

THE DREAM IS NOW A REALITY!

The York Disabled Workers Cooperative has been set up under the Cooperative and provident Societies Model Rules and launched as a limited company on May 25 2010. The picture shows Phil Davies with the deed signed at the GMB union office establishing the legality of York Disabled Workers Co-operative Ltd


If you can give any donations or support, no matter how small, please contact our National Officer Phil Davies at phil.davies@gmb.org.uk . Written acknowledgements and receipts will be provided to donators.

For more information please contact either John Wilson at johnwilson2006@aol.com or Les Woodward at les.woodward@ntl.com