Fair Trade


Fairtrade Blackpool – Chair’s Blog

Fairtrade Blackpool – Chair’s Blog


Posted By on Jan 15, 2019

I am delighted  Blackpool’s Fairtrade status has been renewed. As a Town we have worked very hard to ensure our Fairness values go beyond our Fylde Coast borders. Fairtrade represents our commitment to ensure that every person who is responsible for providing the food eat, the tea and coffee we drink, the clothes we wear and the footballs we kick, are treated with respect. Why shouldn’t someone who lives and works in...

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Blackpool has successfully renewed Fairtrade Town status for two years, following its ongoing commitment to promoting Fairtrade principles. The town was first awarded Fairtrade status in 2017 in recognition of the strong support for Fairtrade within Blackpool and the achievement of five qualifying goals, such as a wide availability of Fairtrade products in local shops and catering outlets, high levels of support from local people,...

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WORLD’S FIRST FAIRTRADE ILLUMINATION

WORLD’S FIRST FAIRTRADE ILLUMINATION


Posted By on Sep 29, 2018

This year sees the unveiling of a very special illumination on the cliff’s at North Shore. The advertising will be seen by thousands of visitors that descend on the lights to see that Blackpool has achieved Fairtrade town status. After five years of committing to fair trade principles, the resort has now fulfilled all the projects to achieve this milestone. As part of the campaign, the Blackpool Fairness Commission has committed...

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Blackpool achieves Fair Trade status!

Blackpool achieves Fair Trade status!


Posted By on Feb 1, 2018

We are now a Fair Trade town! After five years of committing to fair trade principles, the resort has now fulfilled all the projects to achieve the milestone status. As part of the campaign, the Blackpool Fairness Commission has committed itself to the importance of fairness across the resort by carrying out a number of activities in communities which are home to people who are less privileged than others. Some of the work carried out...

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