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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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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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