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New Co-op Student House in Sheffield

06 Oct 2015 — Following last year's successful launch of the UK's first student housing co-operative in Birmingham - with The Phone Co-op's support, the initiative is being extended, with a further purchase in Sheffield...Read story

Student Co-operatives

02 Oct 2015 — Listen to our Chief Executive, Vivian Woodell talking on Radio 4's You & Yours about student housing co-op's and how we've helped them start housing co-ops so they can take control of their own accomodation...Read story

Fairphone 2 is user-repairable in bid to keep company's ethical edge

01 Oct 2015 — With the rest of the mobile phone industry beginning to look into supply chain ethics, Fairphone has launched their second handset as the first fully modular smartphone to try and stay one step ahead...Read story


Notes for editors

The Phone Co-op is an independent consumer co-operative based in Manchester and Chipping Norton. It is the only telecoms provider in the UK that is owned and run by its customers.

The Phone Co-op operates nationwide, providing fixed and mobile telecommunications services to over 30,000 residential and business customers, including other co-operatives, charities and third sector organisations.

The Phone Co-op works in the best interest of all of its stakeholders to create fairer and more sustainable communities and businesses. The Phone co-op is an accredited Living Wage Employer, and a Pioneer of the Fair Tax Mark. As a customer-led telecoms service provider, The Phone Co-op has strong environmental and ethical policies, and offers high quality personal customer service from its offices in Chipping Norton and Manchester.


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