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Bexhill Fairtraders in action at Lidl

Bexhill Fairtrade group welcome Lidl’s decision to introduce the living wage, but want the company to boost its commitment to fairly traded products. They have been in touch with both the management and those who shop there, as they report below.

Posted 14:37 Wednesday, Nov 4, 2015 In: Campaigns Tags: Aldi bananas Bexhill Fairtrade Co-op Jack Doherty Lidl local farmers milk producers Neil Woodroffe Ros Woodroffe Sainsbury's Sidley

Bexhill campaigners take to the streets to warn against TTIP

The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, and the secretive manner in which it is being negotiated, have aroused widespread opposition, with more than half a million in the UK signing a petition calling for it to be abandoned. Here members of Global Justice Bexhill and Hastings and the Bexhill Fairtrade Group explain why they joined in a day of action against the treaty earlier this month.

Posted 16:18 Wednesday, Oct 21, 2015 In: Campaigns Tags: 38 Degrees Bexhill Fairtrade Bexhill Global Justice Canada Cecilia Malmström Christina Lucey Devonshire Square EU ISDS Jack Doherty Labour party Mexico Nafta nhs Rother District Council TTIP

New name, same aim

The local action group that was called World Development Movement Bexhill and Hastings unveiled its new name and logo at a launch event last Friday. Under its new name, Global Justice Bexhill and Hastings will continue its usual operations, including holding regular meetings, running stalls, lobbying MPs and organising protests, as it explains below.

Posted 16:43 Wednesday, Mar 4, 2015 In: Campaigns Tags: Alex Scrivener Bexhill Fairtrade CAFOD Christina Lucey Denis Lucey Department for International Development Global Justice Now Monsanto nhs Philip Morris Transatlantic Trade Investment Partnership World Development Movement
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