Fairtrade Fortnight 2019
25 February to 10 March 2019
See the banner across the High Street in week 2
Sunday 24 February. 10.30 to 11.30 Society of Friends, Colebrook Street. Children’s meeting looking at Fairtrade chocolate issues and sharing ‘treats’ with adult Friends.
Thursday 28 February. Fairtrade Assembly at Twyford C of E School.
Saturday 2 March. Twyford Church. Snowdrop Saturday, with a Fairtrade theme. Plant snowdrops in the churchyard and have a cup of coffee and/or a soup lunch.
Saturday 2 March, 11.30 to 12.30. Buttercross, Winchester. Winchester Quaker Peace and Justice Group will distribute Fairtrade leaflets.
Monday 4 March, Twyford C of E School, after-school Fairtrade sale.
Tuesday 5 March, 4.00-6.30, United Church, Jewry Street, Winchester, Pancake Event. A variety of sweet and savoury toppings using Fairtrade ingredients where possible. Proceeds to Action for Child Trauma International (formerly Luna)
Wednesday 6 March, 10.00 to 2.00. United Church, Jewry Street. Fairtrade shop
Saturday 16 March, 10.30 to 12.00. St Mark’s Church, Oliver’s Battery. Big Brew
Monday to Friday, 10.00-2.00 and Saturday 10.00-12.00, the United Church coffee bar will sell homemade chocolate cakes with Fairtrade ingredients with their regular Fairtrade drinks.
Throughout the fortnight Winchester University is offering Fairtrade dishes in the Food Hall, with a ‘Food on Campus Big Brew’ on Friday 8 March from 09.00 to 12.00. They are. also running a ‘Fairtrade Fortnight Quiz’ with a prize of a luxury hamper full of Fairtrade products.