Rockdove Rising Housing Co-op is based on ‘the Redbricks' estate in Hulme, Manchester – an area well known for its strong community spirit. Co-op members live in several flats, which are collectively managed through principles of consensus decision making and collective responsibility. Rockdove Rising is an active member of a wider network of co-ops, Radical Routes, and contribute to promoting their shared co-operative principles nationally. The group are committed to the principles of cooperative living and aim to work towards beneficial social change. They participate in a range of activities within the community, and are also involved in campaigning - on issues from food awareness to affordable housing provision.