Town Council Renews Commitment to Fairtrade
On 16th Spetember 2013 Garstang Town Council renewed it commitment to Fairtrade by passing the following resolution
'The Council agrees to renew its commitment to include the use of Fairtrade tea, sugar and coffee and other products at Town Council meetings and functions and to support Fairtrade products more widely when reasonably practicable.'
We are delighted that the Council has so strongly reaffirmed its support.
Visitor from Japan
A warm welcome to Hakuga Tabuchi who is visiting Garstang from the 22nd to 27th September 2013 as part of his Masters studies ar Doshisha University, Japan.
His programme included visiting local businesses, St Thomas's Fairtradre School and attending a meeting of Garstang Fiartrade Steering Group with whom he later enjoyed a fish & chip supper at one of our local Fairtrade businesses.