This festive season we're here for you every step of the way as you prepare, indulge and look forward to Christmas.


In our members magazine this festive season, wow family and friends with our easy to  follow winter-warmer recipes, plus we share our favourite stocking fillers that are sure to go down a treat.

We also see how throughout the year our members and customers help us to support over 23 local foodbanks, giving much needed support to local families in need. In this issue, we meet some of the people who have benefitted.

And as a thank you for your continued support, we have a range of exclusive member offers. 

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Helping Child Refugees

This summer we marked the 80th anniversary of  the arrival of one hundred child refugees to Suffolk  during the Spanish Civil War with a special visit to  Wherstead Park by one of those children, Francisco  Robles, who is now 91 years old.

Lights, Camera, Neigh...

Have you met Jack Brock, the small pony with the big personality? He’s continuing his sterling work as our Dementia Ambassador, visiting care homes and events with his owner, Ali. And this winter, the superstar pony is also starring in his own short film, produced as part of our Small Things, Big Difference campaign

Coop Juniors 

East of England Co-op has supported the Co-op Juniors for 70 years and as Christmas approaches members of  all ages explain what the theatre group means to them and what’s in store for this year’s performance...

Exclusive member benefits

As a member you can earn dividend every time you shop, and have access to exclusive member benefits like these!

2 course lunch with wine only £19 at The Brudenell Hotel, Aldeburgh

Make the most of this unique special deal for East of England Co-op members. During November only members can enjoy a special 2 course lunch with a glass of wine for £19 at the wonderful Brudenell Hotel in Aldeburgh.

Only valid when accompanied with Co-op Magazine.

Co-op Juniors Christmas Spectacular:
The Land of Oz 

Enjoy the Christmas Spectacular at Snape Maltings Concert Hall with a live 14 piece orchestra plus stunning stage effects and a brand-new story set in the Land of Oz with your favourite characters from the much-loved story ‘The Wizard of Oz. 

Only valid when accompanied with Co-op Magazine.

£150 off when you take out a pre-paid funeral plan with us

Offer valid until 31/01/18

Only valid when accompanied with Co-op Magazine.

Any holiday purchased when you spend £1,000 or more 

Offer valid until 31/01/18

Only valid when accompanied with Co-op Magazine.

£25 off glasses (min £129 spend) 

Offer valid until 31/01/18

Only valid when accompanied with Co-op Magazine.

Julie Preston, Member

Our store in Colman Road looked out for Julie’s mum, a regular customer who was suffering with dementia. Letting Julie know if things were ok and helping her mum stay in her own home for longer.

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Vanillalicious Fudge

Whip up this delicious, crumbly fudge using Shaken Udder milkshake. It’s the perfect gift or treat!

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The Trussell Trust, released figures stating that over 1,109,309 3-day food parcels were distributed across the UK during 2015-2016.

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