Worker Co-op Weekend 2019

The Worker Co-op Weekend, hosted by Co-operatives UK is aimed at worker co-operatives to help them learn, share and be inspired by one another.

The programme is made up of practical sessions designed and run by worker co-ops and covers a range of topics. This year's venue is Rock UK Frontier Centre in Northamptomshire,

Key elements to the Worker Co-op Weekend:

  • Designed and run by worker co-ops for worker co-ops
  • Food and drink sourced from worker co-operatives
  • Vegan friendly catering
  • Camping and campfires

This is a low cost back-to-basics event, so bring your tent or book early to get one of the limited dormitory rooms (ticket package information below).


The programme is co-created by worker co-op members. You can provide your input here, with the following sessions already confirmed:

  • Developing leadership in flat hierarchy worker co-opsJenny Carlyle (Suma)
  • A guide to implementing and conducting peer reviews - Britta Werner (Unicorn) and Kate Whittle (Cooperantics)
  • What next for the worker co-op code - John Atherton (Co-operatives UK) 
  • Solidfund: the next 5 years - Practical workshop to plan out the future strategy and direction of the worker co-op solidarity fund

Ticket packages


  • Members - £55+VAT
  • Non members - £79 + VAT


  • Members - £70+VAT
  • Non members - £100 + VAT

Day ticket

  • Members - £25+VAT
  • Non members - £36 + VAT


Event details
Date and time
Friday, 10 May 2019 - 3:00pm to Sunday, 12 May 2019 - 1:00pm
Rock UK Frontier Centre
Addington Road
United Kingdom
Updated: 07/02/2019