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Come and meet us at local events!

Our member and community team is always out and about in your local community, visiting over 120 events each year, from store openings and roadshows to agricultural events, including the Tendring, Suffolk and Norfolk Shows. 

Come along and see us at these upcoming events. 

Suffolk Show

Suffolk Show

Wednesday 31st May and Thursday 1st June

Pop along to our two tradestands on Flower Show Avenue at Trinity Park. There’s an exclusive hospitality area for our members so don’t forget to bring your membership card to claim a free Co-op Cuppa. Meet our Sourced Locally suppliers and sample their award winning produce, whilst enjoying live entertainment provided by our band and choir. There’ll be an opportunity to find out more about the support we provide for our local communities including dementia friendly retail initiatives, the token scheme and much more. 

Join us for free facepainting for children and the chance to meet some four legged friends. Take a look at some of our vintage and modern vehicles used by our Funeral Services team.

Royal Norfolk Show

Royal Norfolk Show

Wednesday 28th and Thursday 29th June

Take the time to visit our three tradestands on Avenue 9 and Second Drive where you’ll be able to sample fabulous Sourced Locally produce and enjoy live entertainment. 

Members can enjoy a free Co-op Cuppa in our members’ only café, so don’t forget to bring your membership card. There’ll be some fabulous stonemasonry and kitchens on display at H L Perfitt and find out about the little things that count with our Funeral Services colleagues.

Plus you’ll be able to meet the delightful dementia friendly pony, Jack Brock.

Tendring Show

Tendring Show

Saturday 8th July

Be entertained by our live band whilst sampling award winning produce from our Essex based Sourced Locally suppliers. The Co-op Cuppa Café will be available exclusively for members and there’s free face painting for the youngsters. 

Visitors will be able to find out more about what we’re doing to support the local community.

Suffolk On Show

Suffolk On Show

Friday 28th – Sunday 30th July

Showcasing all that’s great about Suffolk including food and drink, agriculture, arts and crafts, history and lifestyle. This is a new event which supports the International Sheepdog Trials which are being staged in Suffolk for the first time. 

Pop along and meet the East of England Co-op on Saturday 29th July.