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Participating in change

Saving the planet is not a spectator sport – it requires us all to take part! One School One Planet – Phase Two The OSOP project is based in the Dragons co-operative office  working to help prepare the community for … Continue reading

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Loanstock Offer

Many housing cop-ops are funded by low interest loans secured against the value of the property. This is a more flexible and affordable way to fund housing than directly via mortgages and allows the creation of affordable and much more … Continue reading

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Its dividend time – loanstock interest has been paid

Dragons loanstock investers of 2 years ago are about to receive their interest payments this week! As Dragons enters its third year of trading it is hard to believe so much time has flown by already! Our co-operative funded the … Continue reading

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Hippy the Happy Hippopotamus

Just in, we finally have copies available of the award-winning Hippy the Happy Hippopotamus at Dragons shop. The brainchild of Professor Chris Rhodes and illustrated by Jeanette Cole this lovely children’s story book is the first of a series following … Continue reading

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Invest in a co-operative future with 4% returns

Investment opportunity: Dragons co-operative is offering up to £12,000 loanstock investment at 4% interest per annum. Housing co-operatives such as Dragons are often at least part funded with loanstock, a relatively low-interest loan secured against a property and paid annually … Continue reading

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Dragons is one year old

We are pleased to reach our first birthday, we know it is early days but we are delighted to be completing our first year operations very close to our original business plan. In fact we are performing slightly better than … Continue reading

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Housing co-operative seeks new key member

Amazing chance for the right person! Live in Llanrhaeadr Ym Mochnant as part of a lively and busy housing co-operative and enterprise. £350 pcm, + share of electric bill. (Includes council tax, water, internet) You must have: Commitment to and … Continue reading

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Permaculture Kenya Support

I am building a Go Fund ME campaign for Paul form Kenya who hopes to come to UK the study for his permaculture diploma this September. He will be coming to Llanrhaeadr and working with the team here are Dragons … Continue reading

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Llan_exit?! Surely not

I have to nail my colours to the mast and say I hope in the spirit of co-operation and the on going project of unity that we choose to Remain in Europe as a nation on Thursday

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