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Schoolkids in Bexhill calling for fair prices for banana producers during Fairtrade Fortnight.

Bananas the focus of Fairtrade Fortnight

If you see human bananas cavorting around the town centres in Bexhill or Hastings this week, don’t be alarmed – they’re part of the Fairtrade Fortnight campaign for banana producers to be paid a fair price by British supermarkets. Nick Terdre reports.

Photo: Traidcraft.

Traidcraft roadshow hits Hastings

Traidcraft, the fair trade retailer, is holding its first roadshow in Hastings on Thursday. In addition to the usual fairly traded products, it will bring a message from producers and advice on how to get involved in promoting fairer trade relations. Nick Terdre reports.

Photo: Fairtrade Foundation.

Fairtrade meeting aims at local lift-off

The Fairtrade gathering at Azur this Wednesday at 7.30pm is aimed at providing lift-off for Hastings and St Leonards to become a Fairtrade Town. Nick Terdre previews the evening.

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