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Schools celebrate Fairtrade

  Friday 22nd June saw schools from across Leeds and Wakefield coming together to celebrate Fairtrade at  Leeds Civic Hall. This annual event, run in partnership with Leeds DEC  for the 8th year, had pupils leading their own workshops exploring … Continue reading

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Another Fairtrade cafe to explore

The Courtyard Café , 96 Town Street, Horsforth is warm and welcoming.  They serve breakfasts, lunches and delicious cakes as well as Fairtrade tea and coffee. It is a community café and everyone is welcome. The Courtyard café is very … Continue reading

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New Fairtrade Competition

Compete in the new Fairtrade Poster competition from the Church of England, Diocese of Leeds Design an A4 invitation to a Fairtrade event, real or imaginary Open to individuals, schools, colleges and groups of all ages in the Leeds Diocese … Continue reading

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Fairtrade Fortnight fantasticness!

Year 4 pupils at Beechwood Primary School had a go at cocoa farming, as part of Leeds DEC’s Be a cocoa farmer workshop. Pupils were engaged in telling the bean to bar story of Divine chocolate through beautiful props and … Continue reading

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University of Leeds Fairtrade Fair

Do join us again at the University of Leeds’ Fairtrade Fair. This year it takes place on Tuesday 27th February from 11.00am till 3.00pm.  It’s at the Parkinson Building of the University on Woodhouse Lane.  There are lots of stalls … Continue reading

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Schools’ Celebration for Fairtrade Fortnight on Friday 2nd March

Once again we are holding our Schools’ Fairtrade Celebration at Leeds Civic Hall. This year it takes place on Friday 2nd March. Bala, the firm that makes Fairtrade Footballs is coming and also Kool Schools, who sell Fairtrade uniforms. Be … Continue reading

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Fairtrade stall at Horsforth Farmers’ Market

Pop along to Horsforth Farmers’ Market on Saturday 2nd December from 10am-12noon on Town Street,( St Margaret’s School) and look out for the Fairtrade Stall. There will be lots of great Fairtrade gifts to buy, and a Fairtrade chocolate fountain … Continue reading

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Invitation to our next meeting

Our  Group works to spread the news about all things Fairtrade  in Leeds. We organise events and try to liaise with all the church, school and business groups who are working  to promote Fairtrade in the City. Our next meeting is … Continue reading

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Saturday’s coffee morning at Guiseley Baptist Church

Guiseley Baptist Church on Oxford Road is having a coffee morning from 10.15-11.30 on Saturday 11th November. There will be tea, coffee and bacon sarnies and lots of super Fairtrade gifts from Traidcraft, Zaytoun and “From the Source”.  Do pop … Continue reading

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