Lynx Training Ltd

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Material relating to Lynx Training Ltd, a workers' co-operative.

Administrative / Biographical History

Lynx Training Limited was a small workers' co-operative run by women which offered training in the community for long-term unemployed people, particularly focusing on women. Set up in 1987 many of its early projects were European funded projects. The co-operative stopped trading in 1998, however was not formally wound up until 2001.

Conditions Governing Access

Due to data protection regulations access to some of the material may be restricted.

Acquisition Information

In October 2017, the National Co-operative Archive published a call-out for historic materials within the wider worker co-op community for Working Together , an Heritage Lottery Funded project seeking to record and preserve the heritage of the worker co-operative moment. This material was deposited in response to this call out.

Related Material

Interview with Jane Watts (member of Lynx training), available to access at the National Co-operative Archive.