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Youngsters and Fairtrade are all winners at Beach Creative

Comments (0) IT was smiles all round at Beach Creative when prizes were handed out for the best collages made by children at the Herne Bay gallery during half-term. Oran and Dara finished first and third in the competition and there work – along with that of other children – will be on display at Beach Creative until Friday, March 6. …

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Thanet marks Fairtrade Fortnight

FairTrade Fortnight: There will be a Japanese Karuta tournament Comments (0) FAIRTRADE Fortnight begins today and will include several Thanet events. The aim of the fortnight is to demonstrate the benefits Fairtrade brings to growers and their communities through ensuring a fair price is paid for goods such as sugar, tea and cocoa. Events taking place are: FILM The Fairtrade Foundation …

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Fairtrade Fornight in Canterbury District: Sharing stories of how…

Fairtrade certified cotton farmers from Agrocel Comments (0) FAIRTRADE supporters in Canterbury, Herne Bay and Whitstable will be joining forces with the rest of the country for Fairtrade Fortnight. Fairtrade Fortnight, which runs from Saturday, February 21 to Saturday, March 7, is the highlight of the year for Fairtrade campaigners up and down the country, with thousands of events taking place. This year will turn the …

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Children’s brilliant bananas for Fairtrade

YOUNG artists went bananas at half term to celebrate Fairtrade Fortnight. Artist Karen Simpson held workshops at Beach Creative for youngsters to design creations based around bananas, which then went on display in the centre’s galleries. The bonkers bananas were judged on Saturday by staff at Morrisons, who donated three Fairtrade products as competition prizes. Ms Simpson, who runs Shore …

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