Welcome to our website. Horsforth is a Fairtrade town! Please check in every now and then for info on Fairtrade activities in Horsforth, north Leeds. Thank you.
As we know 2020 and 2021 were challenging years for all of us & continues to be so. It’s never been as important to help the Fairtrade Farmers & their communities as they struggle with Covid in their countries, as well as the effects of climate change. The good news is that its as simple as ever, just look for the Fairtrade symbol when shopping. Buying just one Fairtrade item will ensure that the Farmers & their workers get a fair price & the Fairtrade Foundation can invest into their community.
Fairtrade Fortnight 2022
This year Fairtrade Fortnight is 21 February to 6 March 2022, we still might not be able to do some of our usual events but there is lots online to be involved with. We will be at the Horsforth Farmers Market on the 5th March with chance to win Fairtrade goodies. Why not have a go at one of our Fairtrade recipes, watch the meet the farmers videos who are the heart of Fairtrade. There is plenty to keep you interested at the Fairtrade Festival – Choose the World You Want, including zoom meetings, videos, Foodie tent, offers & prizes. We have also teamed up with Fairtrade Connections & Fairtrade Yorkshire where there is lots of online resources & events all about Fairtrade that you can join in with.