Schools and Colleges in Gosport

Fairtrade Fortnight 2017

GFA has produced a PowerPoint presentation suitable for use in assemblies or class, “Time for a break” contact us  at  Gosport Fairtrade Action  with your email address and we’ll send it to you in PDF form (2.930KB)

Congratulations to :


Holbrook Primary School  which achieved Fairtrade Status in October 2013


Copy of frontend_r1_c1 Bay House School & Sixth Form which achieved Fairtrade Status in September 2011



Brune Park Community College which achieved Fairtrade Status at the end of May 2012 and which, upon renewal, gained FAIR ACHIEVER  School status – the highest level


Working to become Fairtrade Schools

The following schools and community colleges are have registered with the Fairtrade Foundation with the intention of working towards Fairtrade Status (more on this here)

Bridgemary Community Sports College

Lee-0n-the-Solent Junior School

If there are others we don’t know about, and would like to be included here

please tell us!

Fairtrade Fortnight – 2011      showoffyourlabel


Cotton on to Fairtrade – A celebration of Gosport Schools’ work on Fairtrade – hosted by the Mayor at Gomer Junior School Chamber 10th March.  and later at the Town Hall

Ten schools (from Infants to Secondary) particpated : some displayed their work about Fairtrade; some brought Fairtrade cotton bunting and banners they made from Fairtrade cotton. Delegates were encouraged to bring along Fairtrade product wrappers theycollected to make a collage together on the day.  There were opportunities to find out about Fairtrade school uniforms; games, quizzes and fun activities schools can do in relation to Fairtrade and how to become a Fairtrade School. (Contact GFA for further details)

After the event the delegates were invited by the Mayor, Councillor Roger Allen, to an Award Ceremony in the Council Chamber, where each school was awarded a certificate to acknowledge their contribution to a better understanding of Fairtrade in the Borough of Gosport.

The banner and schools work were displayed in the Discovery Centre,  then Elson and Bridgemary Libraries.

For more about the events and the library exhibition  see Events 2011 page


An example of the Certificate

An example of the Certificate of Appreciation