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More Events for Fairtrade Fortnight

There are two more events in Leeds during Fairtrade Fortnight to look out f0r Beehive Fairtrade Café at the Methodist Centre, Chapel Allerton on Saturday 18th March from 10.30 – 1pm. Lots of Fairtrade stalls and refreshments. and finally – a … Continue reading

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Our Fairtrade Day at Marks and Spencers

We were surprised at how many different flavours there are of M&S Fairtrade Chocolate.Here’s Hannah inviting a lady to try some. We also gave shoppers samples of Fairtrade tea and almost everyone we talked to knew about Fairtrade. Next event … Continue reading

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Looking Forward to Fairtrade Fortnight

Come and meet us on Friday 24th February in the Food Hall of Marks and Spencers in the Trinity Shopping Centre. We’ll be “Taking a Break” for Fairtrade.

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Fairtrade Leeds network launched!

A huge thank you to all the fabulous and inspiring people who came to the launch of our Fairtrade Network! As a result, we are creating a Facebook group for Fairtrade supporters across the city to share information and get … Continue reading

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Launch of the Leeds Fairtrade Network

Look forward to seeing you there. Please RSVP to joan.machin@ntlworld.com Save Save

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Roots and Fruits cafe

Roots and Fruits vegetarian café has been part of the Grand Arcade for more than 20 years. For the last three years it has been owned and managed by Kay Jones who is a vegetarian herself. Her aim, in the overall management … Continue reading

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Burj completes the Leeds Triathlon!

Well done Burj – our banana hero finished the Leeds Triathlon last Sunday in record time. You can still donate by contacting Hannah@leedsdec.org.uk

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Burj takes part in the Leeds Triathlon

Our friends Burj Langdana is taking part in the Leeds Triathlon this week-end.  http://leeds.triathlon.org  He’s raising money to fund the next Schools’ Fairtrade Celebration.  If you’d like to sponsor him, please contact Hannah on Hannah@leedsdec.org.uk

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Schools’ Fairtrade Celebration

Here are some children having fun at our Schools’ Fairtrade Celebration. They have with them a giant Fairtrade Football. As well as taking part in Fairtrade workshops, which some of the schools designed themselves, they learned about how footballs were … Continue reading

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Fairtrade Breakfast at the Merrion Centre

It was great fun to share our Fairtrade Breakfast with the Faith Leaders of our City. Our Guests were Bishop Paul Slater, Rabbi Esther Hugenholtz, Ashraf Hamad from the Muslim Faith, Usha Bhardwaj from the Hindu Faith, Gurman Singh Birdi … Continue reading

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