Category Archives: Business

Selkirk Fairtrade Donation to the Fairtrade Foundation

Selkirk Fairtrade has donated £1026.74, the profits from our Fashion Show, to the Innovation Fund of the Fairtrade Foundation. A special and heartfelt thanks to everyone who helped us raise the money and contributed to the donation. It costs around £150 to … Continue reading

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Fabulous Fairtrade Fashion Show!

WearFair, our Fashion Show at Selkirk High School featuring Fairtrade fashion and local fashion was a sell-out and a thoroughly enjoyable evening.  Twenty-three models, ranging in age from 13 to 60+ and including Selkirk High School students, teachers and John Lamont, MSP, … Continue reading

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Eildon Housing Takes a Step for Fairtrade Fortnight

Eildon Housing staff took a step for Fairtrade Fornight by hosting a Fairtrade stall of goodies at their workplace.  Alongside the delicious sweeties and chocolate, they had the opportunity to try out some new healthy snacks such as dried peach … Continue reading

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Mungo Park Court Takes a Step for Fairtrade Fortnight

Are the residents of Mungo Park Court the culprits who have been chalking the streets of Selkirk for Fairtrade Fortnight?  There is some compelling evidence that this might be so! Warm congratulations are due to the residents of Mungo Park … Continue reading

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Fairtrade Display in 1 Tower Street, Selkirk

Have you seen the Fairtrade display in the window and door of 1 Tower Street? A special thanks to everyone at Rowlands, the Selkirk Dry Bar Association, who helped to decorate the window and door with Fairtrade for us.  Thanks … Continue reading

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Fairtrade Curry Night a Success!

Thanks to all those who came to the Curry Night on 12 November and helped to make it a success.  A special thanks for donations are due to: Tim and Rosemary Aynsely (local organic and free-range egg supplier); Down to Earth … Continue reading

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Fairtrade Coffee Morning a Success!

Thanks to all those who came to the Coffee Morning on 3 September and helped to make it a success. Thanks also to all our bakers for providing some fabulous home baking. A special thanks to Sainsbury’s who helped by … Continue reading

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Fairtrade Wine and Cheese a Success!

Thanks to all those who came to the wine and cheese on 1 April and helped to make it a success. Thanks also to our speakers for providing some informative breaks during the wine tasting. A special thanks to the Co-op … Continue reading

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