school to hold Fairtrade coffee morning today
from a Burnham-On-Sea school will be holding a unique Fairtrade
coffee morning at St Andrew's Church in the town today (Wednesday
children of St Andrew's School will be making and serving coffee
to visitors to promote the idea of 'Fairtrade', which they have
been studying as part of their lessons.
Graham Witts told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "This is Fairtrade
Fortnight and the children of St Andrew's School are hosting a
Cafe in St Andrew's Church today between 10am and 11.30am."
number of activities are on offer include information boards about
trade between the First and Third World markets. There will also
be a quiz for people to do, and a stall selling Fairtrade products."
"Come along for a delicious up of Fairtrade coffee or tea
and help Third World farmers get a better - and fairer - share
of the profits from their goods."
promotes fairness in trading between the first and third world
and allows third world farmers to keep a larger percentage of
the price of their goods rather than it becoming a supermarket