Enjoy activities and events being held across the region to mark Fairtrade Fortnight 2011 Mon, 28th Feb to Sun, 13th Mar.
English Martyrs College are running a Fairtrade Tombola in Asda, Hartlepool Marina, 9.30 am – 3.30pm.
Fairtrade Fortnight launch. Photo opportunity 12 noon. 1st Floor Teesside University Students’ Union 10am – 4pm. Stalls and tasters.
Emmanuel Church, Saltburn, Mothers Union 2pm. Eswatini jams and pickles.
Fabrick Housing event at MTLC for staff and tenants 8am – 4pm
Stockton Town Hall 11.30am – 1.30pm, Fairtrade samples and information
MEC and Macmillan Academy, Captain Cook Square 11am – 3pm. Fairtrade stall and bunting competition.
Teesside University Students’ Union Food Day – ingredients, recipes and tasters. Fairtrade Hamper presentation photo opportunity after 2pm, 1st Floor Teesside University Students’ Union.
Green Market, Captain Cook Square 10am – 4pm.
Middleton Grange Shopping Centre, Hartlepool. 9am – 5pm, Fairtrade Stall and information.
Sir Stuart Bell MP and Tom Blenkinsop MP, Middlesbrough Cycle Centre, 9.30am, promoting Fairtrade.
Fairtrade Friday on 1st Floor Teesside University Students’ Union 10am – 4pm with samples, Fairtrade smoothies, and other activities including head massages.
Fairtrade hamper presentation presentation - photo opportunity at pm, 1st Floor Teesside University Students’ Union.
‘Breakfast With The Family’ at Catcote School, Hartlepool, open to the public.
Big Brew Coffee Morning. St Georges Church, York Road, Hartlepool, Saturday 10am – 12pm
A Fairtrade breakfast will be available to members of the Cycle Centre who leave their bikes during Fairtrade Fortnight.
Hartlepool Art Gallery are hosting a ‘Show Your Label’ and bunting event, 1st – 18th March, where local schools will be entering an art competition. This will be judged and the winners announced at a Fairtrade wine tasting event on the evening of 17th March.
Macmillan Academy are having a Fairtrade stall, Fairtrade options for school meals, a school wide bunting competition and their in house broadcasting system will be promoting Fairtrade during the two weeks.
For additional information contact Middlesbrough Environment City, e: firstname.lastname@example.org, t: 01642 811300 or the venues directly.