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The Phone Co-op shortlisted for the Living Wage Champion Awards 2014 in the South East region

23 Oct 2014 — The awards recognise Living Wage employers that have made great contributions to communities and industries by implementing and celebrating the Living Wage. Winners will be announced during Living Wage Week (2-8 November). ..Read story

The Phone Co-op is exclusive UK stockist of Fairphone ethical smartphone

06 Oct 2014 — The Phone Co-op has become the UK’s only mobile provider to stock Fairphone ethical smartphones, challenging the mobile industry over supply chain transparency...Read story

What do you think of our PAYG SIM? Complete our survey and win a free top-up

03 Oct 2014 — Are you on Pay As You Go with The Co-operative Mobile? Then this is your chance to win a free top-up of up to £20. Complete our customer survey to enter our prize draw. Your opinion matters to us. ..Read story

The Phone Co-op prepares for another successful year

15 Jul 2014 — Consolidation of teleconferencing services and growth of mobile sales laid the solid foundations for the recent launch of the new Pay As You Go SIMs. ..Read story

The Phone Co-op supports first student housing co-op in the UK

27 Jun 2014 — The house has been purchased by The Phone Co-op which will be leasing it to the student co-operative on a long-term basis. It will provide affordable, democratically managed housing, close to the university, for nine students...Read story

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Notes for editors

The Co-operative Phone & Broadband, The Co-operative Mobile and The Co-operative Business Telecoms are all provided by The Phone Co-op; an independent consumer co-operative based in Chipping Norton, Manchester and London.

The Phone Co-op is the UK's only telecommunications co-operative, procuring telecommunications services on behalf of its customers, many of whom are co-operatives, charities and other not-for-profit organisations. The Phone Co-op's service has been taken up by over 23,000 customers, including Midcounties, Channel Islands, Southern, East of England, and Radstock Co-operative Societies, Suma Wholefoods, Christian Aid, Amnesty International, Triodos Bank, the Centre for Alternative Technology, Manchester City Council and Unison. As a co-operative owned by its customer members, The Phone Co-op distributes any profits which are not re-invested back to members via a dividend based on each member's spend and through a loan fund which supports other co-operatives.

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