MEMBER organisations of Co-operatives UK will have a slate of four committed co-operators to choose from when they decide who to elect as this year's Congress President.
Congress 2007 will be held at the Metropole Hotel, Brighton, on June 22nd and 23rd and of the four candidates nominated, two ? Alan Gill and Ursula Lidbetter ? are best known as being from the retail sector, while academic Stephen Yeo and co-operative housing specialist David Rodgers represent the wider Movement.
The election is being held through the Electoral Reform Society and ballot papers must be returned to Co-operatives UK by February 19th.
Further details in the Co-op News, published January 23rd.