FAIR TRADE IN LANCASTER, MORECAMBE & DISTRICT

Walkers cotton on to Fair Trade

On Wednesday 14th November Fair Trade supporters took part in the International Festival of Fair Trade Walks by walking from Galgate to Lancaster. Walkers included supporters of The FIG Tree, Fair Trade centre as...

Morning walk: 10am Weds 14th Nov

Start:    Galgate, Silk Mill Café Finish:  Lancaster, Whale Tail Café (estimated time 12.45) Route:  Following part of the Fair Trade Way linking cotton, the slave trade and fair trade If interested in coming on...

Fairtrade stall at Slow Fashion Show

The Art of Individuality ASHTON HALL (TOWN HALL BUILDING) LANCASTER – SAT 20th OCT 12:30 to 4:30pm   STALLS AND WORKSHOPS Entrance 50p – look out for the FAIR TRADE stall supplied by the...

Fairtrade Coffee Morning in Brookhouse

Wednesday 4th July 2018             10.30 to 11.45  St Paul’s Church Hall, Brookhouse Hot or cool drinks Fairtrade and other stalls Quiz, Raffle Admission 50p including refreshments CHILDREN  FREE Proceeds to...

FAIRTRADE at Spring Fair in Caton

A SPRING FAIR AND PLANT SALE  took place in May at the Caton Victoria Institute in May 2018. The refreshments were all Fairtrade certified and one of the stalls included a variety of Fairtrade...

Fairtrade Fortnight 2018

Fairtrade is promoted throughout the year by people who organise Fairtrade events and stalls. Fairtrade Fortnight is a time when special offers appear in shops and a number of extra events take place nationwide....

Bean to Bar Chocolate Making Demo

Recently the FIG Tree @ The Priory www.fairtradecentre.org held one of its displays and demonstrations showing the stages that are required to make chocolate. The cocoa beans used are Fairtrade and originated from farmers...

PHOTO EXHIBITION: Discover Fairtrade Gold

Morecambe Library: Fri 9th February-Thurs 15thFebruary This powerful photo exhibition, produced by the Fairtrade Foundation, includes pictures giving a glimpse of life in some mining communities, and their journey with Fairtrade to improve their...

Discover Fairtrade Gold Evening

A special viewing of the Discover Fairtrade Gold Photo Exhibition was held on Thursday 1st February 2018  in Lancaster Library where short films about Gold Miners, Mining and Fairtrade were also shown. During the...