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A plastic free shop in Leeds

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Calverley Garage Sale

We are taking part in the garage sale to raise money to support Fairtrade, do come and support us. You’ll find us on Carr Hill Drive.

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Schools Fairtrade Celebration

Children from all over Leeds  came with their teachers on Friday 1st March, to Leeds Civic Hall. They came to celebrate Fairtrade. Fabian Hamilton M.P. opened the session. The children chose workshops to learn more about Fairtrade, three of the … Continue reading

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Fairtrade Fortnight in Leeds

We are all looking forward to Fairtrade Fortnight 2019. Here are some events taking place in the City. Friday 1st March is our Schools’ Fairtrade Celebration at Leeds Civic Hall. If you’d like your school to take part, please contact … Continue reading

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Fairtrade and Veganuary

Hello, and a Happy New Year to all Fairtraders everywhere. To begin Veganuary 2019 try Ben and Jerry’s peanut and butter cookies non-dairy ice cream.  Look on http://www.fairtrade.org.uk  for more delicious choices.

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Leeds University Fairtrade Fair

Come and say Hello when you come to do your ethical Christmas shopping at the Parkinson Building at Leeds University.  We’ll be selling delicious dates, olive oil, cous cous and lots more  Zaytoun produce. We’ll also have lovely embroidered items handmade … Continue reading

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YOUR CHANCE FOR SOME SPECIAL CHRISTMAS SHOPPING

Two of our members are  very kindly opening  their home to display lots of gifts from the Traidcraft catalogue. It’s your  chance to have a browse and start your Christmas shopping.       Their home will be open from … Continue reading

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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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