Fairtrade Fortnight 2018

Fairtrade Fortnight is our annual chance to spread the word about Fairtrade and celebrate its success.

The theme for 2018 is Come On In and it’s from 26th Feb to 11th March. We’ll be putting details of local events on this page soon.

You can find ideas for getting involved and links to all the materials on the Fairtrade Foundation’s website

There are great resources and ideas for schools on their schools site

You can also find ideas for places of worship, including readings and prayers. The links are on our churches page

These are some of the events being organised around the area:

Programme for Fairtrade Fortnight 2018

Fairtrade displays in Havant and Waterlooville libraries. throughout February

Tuesday 27th Feb 9.30 a.m. to 11.30 a.m.

Fairtrade stall and free bananas. Meridian Centre, Havant PO9 1UN

Tuesday 27th Feb 2p.m. to 4 p.m.

Fairtrade stall and free bananas by the Espresso Bar in Commercial RdPortsmouthPO1 4RL

Wednesday 28th Feb 10.30 p.m. to 12.00 noon

Fairtrade coffee morning, hosted by the Mayor of Havant.

The Parish Centre of the Sacred Heart and St Peter, London Rd, Waterlooville. PO7 7SR

£2.50  including drink and biscuits.

Thursday 15th March 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. (Changed because of the snow).

Come and enjoy a meal of Palestinian food and find out more about Fairtrade from Palestine

Havant United Reformed Church Elm Lane, HavantPO9 1PP Tickets in advance £6 from the church or Sue on 92 250267 or Maureen 01243 377411

Sunday 4th March 10.30 a.m.

Fairtrade Service followed by lunch

ChristChurch URC 239 Milton Rd, Portsmouth, Southsea PO3 8HP

Tuesday 6th March 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Coffee morning and Fairtrade stall at Havant United Reformed Church, Elm Lane, HavantPO9 1PP

Wed 7th March 12-2.00 International women’s week event at Friendship House Elm Grove with Fairtrade stall.

Wed 8th March 12.30 to 2.30 International women’s day event Havelock Centre. With Fairtrade stall.

Saturday 10th March 10-12

Fairtrade stall at the For the Love of Portsmouth event at St Mary’s Church, Fratton Rd, PortsmouthPO1 5PA

Saturday 10th March 6.30

Fairtrade Curry evening at St James’s Parish Hall 20 Church Path, Emsworth PO10 7DP. Tickets £6 from Patricia Williamson 01243 378560

Sunday 11th March 8.40 a.m. to 10.15 then from 11.45 a.m.

Fairtrade breakfast at St Thomas Cathedral, High St, PortsmouthPO1 2HH. Just come along.

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