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Monday’s question

Good morning – here’s the first question of our FAMILY FUN QUIZ Which of these can you buy with the Fairtrade mark ? This means that the farmer or miner has been paid a Fair price for his crop     … Continue reading

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Celebrating Fairtrade Fortnight

FAMILY FUN QUIZ For Fairtrade Fortnight the Leeds Fairtrade Group is holding a quiz for all the family. It will begin on Monday 22nd February and end on Sunday 7th March. Come to this site and every day there will … Continue reading

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Celebrating Fairtrade Fortnight

This year Yorkshire is celebrating with an online Community Arts Festival Below is a list of the exciting and varied events in the programme. For more information and to book for an event please go to http://fairtradeyorkshire.org.uk Festival Programme Monday … Continue reading

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New Ideas for the New Year

We all used to enjoy browsing around the shops and finding unusual and exciting things to buy. Now we need to use the internet. Have you come across www.namaste-uk.com? It’s a super site for clothes, accessories and lovely ceramics. It … Continue reading

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Harrogate Fairtrade Shop

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Fairtrade Yorkshire virtual Conference 2020

Yorkshire’s Fairtrade Conference for 2020 has to be virtual this year. Monday 19 October 7.00pm – 8.30 pm 7.00pm – 7.30pm Keynote speech by Erinch Sahan, CEO of the World Fairtrade Organisation 7.30 – 8,15pm panal discussion “Building a Fairtrade … Continue reading

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Save Fairtrade Kitkat

Join my virtual petition hand-in    Well it’s the big day! After months of campaigning, it’s almost time to give 284,000 messages to Nestle’s CEO. Sadly, Coronavirus means we can’t have a big hand-in to show Nestle we’re still standing with farmers. … Continue reading

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World Fairtrade Day

World Fairtrade Day is on Saturday 9th May 2020. It is an opportunity to celebrate Fairtrade in our small corner of the world. It couldn’t be easier to do. There are such delicious treats easily available to buy, and we … Continue reading

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Our Schools’ Celebration in the Civic Hall on Friday 13th March We all had a great time at our Celebration for Schools’ in the Civic Hall on Friday 13th March. Here are some girls making beads with Nina from “Fair … Continue reading

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Fairtrade Fortnight 2020

Fairtrade Fortnight events are going on all over the region. NORTH YORKSHIRE 27 February – 6pm – SOFA SESSION Spurriergate Centre, York. This is our flagship event for Fairtrade Fortnight 2020. Speakers include: Cocoa farmer Rosine Bekoin, Rachael Maskell, York … Continue reading

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