Fairtrade Fortnight – Standing Up for Farmers

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Maureen (on left) next to Julio during Fairtrade Fortnight

Over 60,000 people across the country pledged a Fairtrade breakfast by the end of Fairtrade Fortnight, making their breakfasts count for farmers and workers!  Wow! CAFOD volunteer, Maureen Thompson from Havant, tells us why she supports Fairtrade, the difference it makes and the importance of supporting producers throughout the fortnight and beyond. Continue reading

Laudato Si’ Pledge Challenge

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Parishioners at Sacred Heart & St Peter the Apostle in Waterlooville have undertaken special Laudato Si’ pledges this Lent. The parish’s Laudato Si’ and Justice and Peace Groups have invited everyone to make at least one pledge and place it on the display board in the Narthex. Continue reading

Fairtrade evening in Havant

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Throughout Fairtrade Fortnight, CAFOD supporters worked together with Havant Fairtrade group, Oaklands Fairtrade group, Oxfam, Traidcraft, Palestine Coop and Churches Together to promote, sell and taste a range of great Fairtrade products. Continue reading