Penarth's Co-operate Platform

Find things to do!

Co-operate is an online community centre for co-operation. It's created with commnuities, for communities, and is owned by communities.

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Click on the boxes above to visit the Co-operate platform. Simply enter your postcode to find out all the ways you can get involved in the Penarth community.

   Latest Community News

Find things to do in Penarth

Co-operate is an online community centre bringing people in Penarth together to make good things hap...

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UP CLOSE with Penarth's Co-op store manager

Penarth Nub News aims to support our community, promoting shops, businesses, charities, clu...

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You can now recycle your soft plastics at Co-op Penarth

Over the weekend, Co-op Food Penarth on Windsor Road opened their new soft plastic recycling unit. ...

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   Your Penarth Local Activities

Family Activity Packs

It’s that time again, your activity packs are ready with even more exciting things to do with your neighbours and the wider community. We want everyone to get involved and make the most of summer with our International friendship day activity, Summer Fun Games and recycling/ sustainability crafts. Download and print your packs here now and let’s get the fun started.

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Co-op Membership

A helping hand for you and your community.

Members get more from Co-op with exclusive member deals and personalised offers, plus 2p for every pound spent goes to you and Co-op will give the same to local communities.

On top of that, you’ll benefit from exclusive member prices across our family of businesses such as Co-op Legal Services, Insurance and Funeralcare.

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Penarth Chatter

Send us your Penarth Community News and Photos!

Simply click on the 'Nub It' button below to quickly and easily submit your community news and lockdown photos.

Penarth Co-op supports Healthy Start vouchers

Do you or someone you know receive Healthy Start Vouchers? Co-op stores have started topping up t

Penarth Woman With Autism Hoping to Inspire Others with Online Arts and Crafts Store

Romana Thomas is a 22 year old Penarth resident with autism and learning difficulties. She has limit

Llandough Hospital Set to Enhance Outdoor Spaces For Patients and Visitors

Cardiff and Vale University Health Board will be working with the Cardiff and Vale Health Charity al

Penarth's New Community Garden is Reaching Full Bloom

A lot of Penarth residents have been talking about ‘a new normal’, as we come out of lockdown. A

Share Your Story on the Penarth Co-op Community Chat Page

OUR vibrant local community in Penarth is a busy and positive place to be – with so much going

Helping Hands are Delivering Goody Bags to Unpaid Carers in Penarth

Another wonderful set of goody bags are ready to be delivered to unpaid carers thanks to Penarth'

Local Resident Takes Part in Co-op’s Walk a Mile in Memory of Her Father

Meg Whyte walked a mile around Cosmeston lakes on Father’s Day as part of the Co-op’s initiative


   Penarth's Wellbeing Score

Co-op's Community Wellbeing Index

What is the Community Wellbeing Index?

The index gives an insight into what's important to people in a local community. From the quality of education, housing affordability, and public transport - to the amount of green space and the number of community centres in an area. We have gathered data for over 28,000 communities across the UK, to understand how they score across these and many other wellbeing measures.

Click here to find out Penarth's Score

Your Penarth Local Causes

Penarth causes urged to apply for Co-op's local community fund

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Penarth Causes Urged To Apply For Co-op Community Fund

The Co-op is looking for projects that are supporting access to essential services, for example foodbanks or green spaces, improving mental & physical wellbeing or building community resilience.

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Reach - Co-op Local Cause

A leading charity providing support and information to parents and their children affected by upper limb difference and providing the opportunity to play, talk and make friends with other children facing similar challenges.

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Penarth and District Scout Association - Co-op Local Cause

The group provides 470 young people with an exciting programme of activities to encourage their full potential as individuals and as members of their communities.

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Penarth Live at Home - Co-op Local Cause

The project tackles loneliness and isolation for the town's older residents and is vital to the local community, especially during these unprecedented times.

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