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Building works have begun on our £4million retail park development on Felixstowe Road, Ipswich.

Following the success of last year’s inaugural campaign, we launched our second Sourced Locally Fortnight (30th May – 12th June) as part of our ongoing commitment to promote local food. The Fortnight saw sales beat last year’s total by 10%, ploughing £913,111 back into the region’s economy.

Year 7 students at St Alban’s Catholic High School have put their artistic skills to the test as part of a competition to design a poster for stores across our region to deter anti-social behaviour.

The Pig Reveal...

The wait is finally over! Our very own ‘Pepper Pig’ has now been unveiled at our Education Centre at Fore Street in Ipswich, as part of Suffolk’s biggest ever mass participation, public art event.

Royal Ballet Principal Dancer and Ballet Master Gary Avis relived his days as a Co-op Junior during his visit to the cast’s final rehearsals for the hit musical Starlight Express.

We’re proud to support Emmaus Ipswich, which officially opened its very first shop in one of our properties on Dales Road this month.

We're incredibly proud to have won the Staff Education award at this year's Better Society Awards for our Dementia Friends training.

We're incredibly proud to have won the Staff Education award at this year's Better Society Awards for our Dementia Friends training.

Last year, an incredible 73% of British adults admitted they had not talked to someone about their funeral wishes.

Over 220,000 members of the East of England Co-op can look forward to a share of a £3million dividend payment this year.