Author Archives: Jim Pettipher

About Jim Pettipher

Co-operative entrepreneur....

Self inflicted wound, lose a day’s wages in the army.

This apparently is how one of my grandads used to describe hangovers. I seem to have developed two new self inflicted wound syndromes though. I have the oughtas and the havetas. That is, I take TOO MUCH stuff on because … Continue reading

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1984, polarity and all that…

So I’m just starting to play around with this blogging nonsense and whilst I see if I can make the technology work (link this with that etc etc) I thought I’d better choose an earth shatteringly big subject for my … Continue reading

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The Little Red Co-operative Hen… (mixed metaphors warning!)

Oh Brave New World… So, the new coalition is writing the third sector out of history… or at least consigning it to history. Where does that leave the co-operative movement? Social enterprise? Perhaps we’re about to witness the dawning of … Continue reading

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