Fairtrade Fortnight in Hereford Area

Fairtrade Fortnight got underway yesterday and runs until 18 March with a variety of events in the area.

• Ethos will be hosting a Fairtrade Coffee Morning on Wednesday 8 March, 10am - 12 noon. Ethos is a very interesting small shop in a converted farm building in Little Tarrington. It has beautiful third World crafts and clothing. Visit Ethos at Little Tarrington, Hereford HR1 4JA. Telephone: 01432 890423 where they have a diverse and imaginative collection of Fair Trade goods from around the world. Situated midway between Ledbury and Hereford - take the A438 and turn at the sign for Little Tarrington and The Millpond. Go under the railway bridge and turn left at the top of the road. Ample parking plus access for disabled customers. Email: annie@hopline.farmcom.net
• Peoples Café on Trade Justice and Fairtrade, 13 March 7.15pm - 9pm. Starbucks, Commercial St, Hereford. Free Fairtrade coffee and tea and a chance to take part in an informal discussion. See our feature below.
• WI Fairtrade Coffee Morning Thurs 16 March 10am - 12 noon. WI House, St Owen’s Street, opposite the Fire Station. Fairtrade stalls and coffee.
• Fairtrade Day Saturday 18 March 11am - 2pm St Paul’s Centre Tupsley. Lots of Fairtrade stalls, coffee, lunch. Also chance to recycle your ink cartridges (not Epson) and old mobile phone (with charger).

Posted: Tue - March 7, 2006 at 07:10 PM