For Fairtrade Fortnight we are posting a recipe everyday – lots of exciting and tasty ways to use Fairtrade ingredients.  You can find them in the page ‘2013 recipes’ …over to the right… We are really excited about the visit of Justine Watalunga to the region from 1-5 March.  Justine is a coffee farmer from… Read More


Paying Tax is never popular but Tax dodging costs developing countries an estimated $160bn every year – one and a half times what they receive in international aid! Christian Aid are taking the message of tax justice on the road around Britain and Ireland in a double-decker bus, meeting supporters and hosting briefings about the ‘Trace the tax’ campaign. There… Read More


We’ve been busy celebrating!   On Saturday 25th February we were on Dumfries High Street with our lovely new T shirts and  with a huge cake from Greggs.  Hannah cut the cake to declare that we are now, officially, a Fairtrade Town!! Click on the picture to see video of the day…   And then,… Read More


It’s been a busy month so far.  Many thanks to all who supported us at the Fairer World fair on November 12.  Wasn’t it great?! You can see some pictures of the event in the page “2011 Fairer World Fair” to the right, and if you click on the picture to the left you can… Read More