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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 Thurrock community.

Latest Community News

Pride month 2022: The Co-op is giving away Pride Boxes to support community events in Penarth

In support of Pride month in June and LGBTQ+ causes, the Co-op will give away Pride Boxes to help make local Pride events a success. (Image credit: Co-op)

Are you involved in organising a Pride event in Penarth?

Mental Health Awareness Week in Penarth: Nominate someone to receive a free pick-me-up pack from the Co-op

Share the love and nominate someone for a free pick-me-up pack. (Image credit: Co-op)

Do you know someone who deserves a pick-me-up?

#BeKind in Penarth: share acts of kindness across your community

Become part of the #BeKind conversation and share your acts of kindness on social media #BeKind. (Image credit: Co-op)

Has someone done something kind for you recently? We'd like to hear about it.

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Easter activity pack for kids in Penarth: win a children’s Easter hamper from Co-op

Win a children’s Easter hamper from Co-op packed full of surprises. (Image credit: Co-op)

The Co-op is running a children's competition with a fantastic prize – a children's Easter hamper packed full of surprises.

Walk a mile for Dad in Penarth this Father's Day

CHILDREN and their dads in Penarth will be able to mark Father's Day on Sunday, 21 June in a very special way thanks to local Co-op stores.

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

Do you or someone you know receive Healthy Start Vouchers?

Romana Makes

Romana Thomas is a 22 year old Penarth resident with autism and learning difficulties. She has limited speech but she thrives on arts projects and has recently set up a small craft shop online.

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

Penarth Growing Community

A lot of Penarth residents have been talking about 'a new normal', as we come out of lockdown. After a time of stress, sadness and loss for many, we all hope for something better coming out of it.

Photo Credit: Cardiff and the Vale University Health Board

Cardiff and Vale University Health Board will be working with the Cardiff and Vale Health Charity along with Down to Earth to transform an outdoor green space into Our Garden Project at the University Hospital Llandough (UHL).

Helping hands penarth

Another wonderful set of goody bags are ready to be delivered to unpaid carers thanks to Penarth's Helping Hands Community Group and contributions from the local residents.

Meg Whyte on her walk

Meg Whyte walked a mile around Cosmeston lakes on Father's Day as part of the Co-op's initiative. She took part in this in remembrance of her dad, Allister Davis, who passed away in 2006.

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