Winning Poster

To remind us about the Aberlour Fairtrade Fun Afternoon - Sunday 29th June 2pm - 4pm. At and around the Station Tea Room.   … [Read more...]

Fairtrade Fun Afternoon – Sunday 29th June 2014 – 2-4pm

Aberlour became a Fairtrade Town on 2nd April of this year. To celebrate our new status the Steering Group is organising a Fun Afternoon on Sunday 29th June from 2-4pm.  It will be based in and around the Station Tearoom where fairtrade tea, coffee and bakes will be served. Attractions will include edible arts and crafts, using fairtrade ingredients, a waffle stall and football competition organised by Aberlour Scouts, a coconut shy … [Read more...]

Fairtrade Town status for Aberlour

 Great news! Aberlour has been awarded Fairtrade Town status. Well done to all those involved. Above is a picture of the Aberlour team celebrating :-) … [Read more...]

Report from Elgin Fairtrade Fortnight 2014

Fairtrade Fortnight, Thursday 28 February saw a group of people gather at the Elgin Youth Cafe (EYC) to hear a talk given by Fatima Ismael from Nicaragua. She was to be telling them about her coffee growing experiences in Nicaragua. … [Read more...]

Elgin Fair Trade Quiz Winner

Well done to Judith Grant of Elgin who won the Fairtrade Quiz organised by the Elgin Fairtrade Group. Also a big thanks to the businesses of Elgin which sell Fairtrade products and who participated in the quiz with such big heart. Here is a list of those Elgin businesses..... Bijou, Beaver Travel, Boots, Starbucks, Marks & Spencers, WH Smith, Gordon & McPhail, Oxfam, Poundland, Manna Juice, Cafe Ecosse. … [Read more...]

Photos from Aberlour Fairtrade Coffee morning

Well done to those who organised and took part in the Fairtrade coffee morning last Saturday (22nd February). And there's a great write up today (28th February) of the events in the Northern Scot.   … [Read more...]

Banana Rap – Aberlour Primary School

Well done to the children of Aberlour Primary School who have been working on their "banana rap" project. … [Read more...]

Fairtrade Fortnight in Aberlour

Press Release February 2014  Aberlour will be going bananas next month!  The Fairtrade Town Campaign, launched in 2013, has some exciting plans to mark Fairtrade Fortnight.  Fairtrade Fortnight runs from 24th February to 7th March, with the focus on bananas and the benefit for banana growers if they can sell their produce at a fair price.  A number of fun events are planned. First of all there is a Fairtrade recipe competition for … [Read more...]

Nicaraguan coffee farmer comes to Elgin

An event to celebrate Fairtrade Fortnight Fatima Ismael will be telling her story on Thursday 27 Feb 2014 at 7pm at Elgin Youth Cafe (EYC) Free entrance and refreshments - Fairtrade of course! Come along and hear how Fairtrade has improved her life and the lives of her community For more info contact chairperson, Elgin Fairtrade Group: marywall507@btinternet.com … [Read more...]

Nicaraguan Coffee Farmer Talk

NICARAGUAN   COFFEE    FARMER COMES TO ELGIN..... An event to celebrate Fairtrade Fortnight Fatima Ismael will be telling her story on Thursday 27 Feb at 7pm at Elgin Youth Cafe (EYC) Free entrance and refreshments - Fairtrade of course! Come along and hear how Fairtrade has improved her life and the lives of her community For more info contact chairperson, Elgin Fairtrade Group: marywall507@btinternet.com … [Read more...]