Rescheduled Fairtrade Celebration to coincide with World Fair Trade Day

Celebrating World Fair Trade Day: Working together for a fairer world

Saturday 12th May

The event we had scheduled for Fairtrade Fortnight (but had to cancel due to extreme weather conditions) is now taking place on Saturday 12th May to coincide with World Fair Trade Day.

Try Fairtrade with our free samples.
Shop Fairtrade in our pop-up market in the chapel.
Eat Fairtrade with our cafe‘s delicious ‘Fairtrade Taster Platter’ – Fairtrade cake mini-bites, fruit salad, served with your choice of Fairtrade hot drink for just £5.

11.30am – Guest speaker – FOYS Founder and key facilitator, Patience Gibbs, will talk about the 20th anniversary of FOYS (Focus On Your Strengths) an NGO enriching the lives of young people and mature women in Abiriw through projects, sharing information and collaborative effort.

2 pm – skype conversation with Fairtrade producer from Soppexcca Cooperative, Nicaragua

Cafe open 9.30am, chapel & pop-up shops open 10.30am-4pm.

Free event, donations welcome.
To pre-order your Fairtrade Taster Platter, email

New Room Fairtrade celebration

  • 12th May 2018 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
  • 9:30 am

New Room

The New Room in Bristol is the oldest Methodist Chapel in the world (originally built in 1739) and the cradle of the early Methodist movement.

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