Archive | April, 2012

Top 10 things to do in Gloucestershire this spring – This is Gloucestershire

There are also a large number of trade stands and a children’s tent with craft activities and face-painting. All proceeds from the fair go to local charity the … And with everything from handmade jewellery to haberdashery products on offer the popu…

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Students’ association sustains environment success – scotsman.com

“Their ideas, enthusiasm and support have resulted in us taking massive strides this year in sustainable transport, sustainable and fair accommodation, welfare of workers in developing nations, and our continued championing of the Fair Trade ethos.”

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Latvian artists’ work to go on show at uni – Leighton Online

Colin Davies, head of art and design, said: “Today printmaking belongs to worlds of both design and art and this exhibition brings together these two, often conflicting, disciplines.” Members of the public are invited to the exhibition opening from…

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6 Mother’s Day Gifts That Help Others – Inhabitat.com

they wilt in a few days and your gift ends up in the trash.  Mom deserves something awesome, but why not help others in the process?  From organic, fair trade chocolate that benefit charities to fair trade shoes that provide jobs in a country that …

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A state sullied by years of dig-outs, cronyism and bribes – Belfast Telegraph

Take the beef industry controversies of the 1980s which culminated in the tribunal of that name. In 1989, beef baron Larry Goodman told a Fair Trade Commission inquiry in relation to a company called Master Meats: “I didn’t own it. I never owned it and…

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Fly-by is dream of a tour for plane fans – Leighton Online

A STATE-of-the-art jet performed a fly-by of Luton Airport’s Thomson headquarters on Tuesday as part of a tour of the UK. Boeing’s revolutionary 787 Dreamliner was visiting the airline as part of the Dream Tour ahead of the airline launching Dreaml…

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Claremont, CA, Becomes 27th FTT in U.S.

Claremont, California, became the 27th Fair Trade Town in the U.S. this week. The City Council voted on Tuesday to support a resolution of support for the city becoming a Fair Trade Town, the last step in meeting Fair Trade Towns USA’s 5 criteria. The city will receive national recognition, and the right to use […]

TCEB organises road show to Mumbai aiming to attract Indian businessmen to Thailand’s exhibitions – Online PR News

The trade volume between India and Thailand grew by 23 per cent … InterPlas Thailand, Bangkok International Gift Fair and Bangkok International Houseware Fair 2012, and Garment Manufacturing Expo. Countless business opportunities, world-class MICE …

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