Fair Trade Fortnight in York

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Go Bananas this Fairtrade Fortnight!

 

Help York Fair Trade Forum and Friends

to celebrate the

 10th Anniversary of York as a Fairtrade City

SATURDAY 8th MARCH 2014

 

2pm – 5pm in St Helen’s Square:                Make Bananas Fair!

Come and meet Colombian Fairtrade banana farmer Aimeth, sample banana-themed snacks, find out more about Fairtrade and how to campaign against the unfair banana.

 

7.30pm – 10pm in the Guildhall:

Fairtrade Celebration Party

Stalls, live music, raffle and donations bar.

Please Bring and Share a savoury or sweet contribution to the

finger-buffet if you can; thank you.

As we are slightly restricted on numbers it will be very helpful if you tell us that you are coming – please

 RSVP to: helen@fairtradeyork.com to avoid disappointment, thanks!

 

During Fairtrade Fortnight there will be a selection of Fairtrade chocolates and gluten-free biscuits from Fairer World available to buy at the stalls.

 

Here are some pictures from Fairtrade Fortnight 2013 in York

 

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Fair trade activists gathered at the Priory Street Centre, for the York Fair Trade Forum Annual General Meeting.

Fair trade activists gathered at the Priory Street Centre, for the York Fair Trade Forum Annual General Meeting.

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York Samba bang the drum for Fairtrade at the York Fair Trade Festival.

Students from the York Access to Music course play for Fairtrade at the York Fair Trade Festival.