Fancy Dress Fundraising for Village Toilet in Kenya

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Tuesday 9th May 2017 is designated Fundraising Fancy Dress Day in the Shop to raise money for a village toilet in Kenya. Shona and Karisha have committed to wear crazy costumes all day, and hope you will support their effort by sponsoring them. Be reassured you do not have to dress up to be a… Read more »

Meet the Women who Grow your Morning Coffee

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A story of equality, coffee and climate change. Monday 6th March 2017 5.30pm to 7.30pm City Hall, 115 Charles Street Leicester, LE1 1FZ Fairtrade Leicester presents an evening with Esther Koskei, Chairlady of the Kabng’etuny Women in Coffee Association in Kenya. Come and meet this inspiring woman farmer and listen as she shares with us… Read more »

Fair Squared Beauty Evening

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Thursday 3rd November Pop into the shop between 6pm and 8pm Join us for a special evening for you and your friends. Berta from Fair Squared Health and Beauty will be with us to share her knowledge giving advice and mini hand massages. We will hear stories from the people who make the ingredients that… Read more »

Men’s Shopping Evening

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Tuesday 1 December, 7-9pm, £5 This men’s shopping evening is the perfect evening for our male customers who have a tendency to leave their Christmas shopping to the last minute – yes, we know it’s a cliché but it’s one rooted in fact!! Fair trade beer, salt-based snacks and a gift wrapping service! Although it’s not necessary… Read more »

White Friday

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Friday 27 November, 6-8.30pm Despite only arriving in the UK two years ago, Black Friday has already become synonymous with both bargain price electricals and scenes of chaos and disorder. Here at Just Fair Trade we also have a sneaking suspicion that this new shopping phenomenon is compounding a situation in which consumers don’t really… Read more »

Christmas shopping evenings

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Wednesday 11 and 18 November 2015, 6-8.30pm Our general shopping evenings are a great way to kick start your Christmas shopping in a fun, relaxed festive atmosphere at Just Fair Trade – come when you want, leave when you must! We open in the evening to give those who prefer to do their shopping out-of-hours… Read more »

The Great Chocolate Week Fair Trade Cake Bake

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Saturday 17 October 2015 Just Fair Trade, 36 Silver Street, St Martin’s Square, LE1 5ET Cake and chocolate. Chocolate and cake. Chocolate cake. However you look at it, chocolate and cake are a pretty potent combination. Throw in some fair trade principles and life really doesn’t get much better. Help us celebrate three of the… Read more »

Autumn / Winter 2015 Clothing Launch

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Just Fair Trade, Wednesday 9 September 2015, 7-9.30pm Come and help us launch our autumn / winter women’s clothing range – great new offerings from Nomads and Braintree plus accessories from all your favourite jewellery and bag suppliers! The Just team will be on hand with refreshments, advice and suggestions! The event is free but if you… Read more »

Malawi Evening, Monday 22 June 2015

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Rice farmer Howard Chiko Msukwa and Just Trading Scotland founder John Riches will be telling us a little about life in Malawi and the impact that fair trade is having on communities, particularly through education. There’ll be a chance to hear about the 90kg Rice Challenge and, of course, the opportunity for you to sign… Read more »

Fair Trade in the Square

Saturday 28 February 2015, 11am-3pm St Martin’s Square will be hosting a whole variety of activities to support and raise the profile of fair trade. It’s been organised by Just Fair Trade in partnership with the city council and various other local fair trade supporters. Fun for all the family – no need to book! More info:… Read more »

Fairtrade Trail

Monday 9 February – Saturday 7 March 2015 The Fairtrade Trail through Leicester city runs until Saturday 7 March – find out more via the link and then pick up your map from Just Fair Trade! It’s a great way to explore the city and find out more about fair trade all at the same time! More info:… Read more »

Big Brew

Wednesday 25 February 2015, 6-8.30pm, £2 Just Fair Trade is hosting the Big Brew, a tea and cake evening in support of Traidcraft’s match funding opportunity – whatever we raise for Traidcraft will be doubled by UKaid which will make a huge difference to communities in some of the poorest parts of the world. We’ll… Read more »