FAIR TRADE IN LANCASTER, MORECAMBE & DISTRICT

East meets West

At the invitation of the FIG Tree, group members joined Meg (Megumi) Morita, a visitor from Japan’s Third Fair Trade Town, on a guided walk around parts of the Lancaster Slave/ Fairtrade Trail. Christopher...

New Mayor Favours Fairtrade

Lancaster’s new Mayor, Cllr. Roger Mace, attended the AGM of the Lancaster, Morecambe and District Fairtrade Group on Monday, May 15th. He was welcomed by Margaret Rand, Chair of the Group. She presented him...

New branch of The Fair Trade Way

As part of the International Festival of Fair Trade Walks The FIG Tree Directors Graham Hulme and Bruce Crowther walked a new branch of the Fair Trade Way dressed as poet William Wordsworth and slave...

Fig Tree’s new Lancaster Base

The FIG Tree @ The Priory Café and Chocolate Shop now opens every Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 10.30am to 3.30pm. Fair Trade and local refreshments with be for sale where possible. The Priory...

FAIRTRADE FORTNIGHT

Special offers were available to encourage people to “Have a Fairtrade Break” during Fairtrade Fortnight from Monday 27 February – Sunday 12 March 2017. For example you could enjoy a free Fairtrade biscuit or piece...