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Christmas Opening Hours 2014

This year we will be open on MONDAY 22ND DECEMBER from 10am-5pm We will be open on Christmas Eve, WEDNESDAY 24TH DECEMBER, until 2pm We will then be closed until the new year, and will reopen on FRIDAY 2ND JANUARY at 10am.   A happy Christmas to all our customers!
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Christmas is coming!

We’ve already had several customers doing their Christmas shopping in Fair Do’s so we thought it was well and truly time to bring out the decorations! Over the next few weeks we’ll gradually be bringing more Christmas stock into the shop including decorations, advent calendars and candles, and delicious Christmas food! Keep checking back with us for new stock. You can also get your 2015 calendars an
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Eisteddfod 2014

Here follows a blog by our french intern, Laure. Laure is currently splitting her time between Fair Trade Wales and Fair Do’s and we are really enjoying working with her. Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Cymru – August 8th 2014 The National Eisteddfod is a festival organised during the first week of August to promote and celebrate the Welsh culture. It takes place in different villages across Wales each year. This
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Welsh language products in our online shop

We’ve just returned from holding a 2 day stall at the National Eisteddfod – it was great to see lots of new faces visiting us and asking about our products. Perhaps not surprisingly, there was great interest in our welsh language products. Did you know that a few of these products are available from our online shop? Click here to see what we have available. The shop includes handmade Welsh language cards,
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New Products

We’re always adding new products to our collection. Here are some of our latest beautiful fairtrade products. Most of these items are handmade in India, and the cute little sheep come from Palestine! The fairtrade socks are one of our most popular items at the moment – made from super soft bamboo, they are so cosy. We’re ordering more in every week because they’re flying off the shelves! Don&#
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Supplier Feature: Denur Handcrafts

If you have ever wanted to know more about the suppliers behind our products, we hope you will enjoy this small feature. It is our aim to bring you more features on some of our main suppliers. This time, the focus is on Denur Handcrafts (most of this information comes directly from their website www.denurcrafts.org) Denur Crafts is a small group of people in Kenya who produce handicrafts, specifically jewellery. The
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Good Friday

As usual, we will be closed for Good Friday, 18th April. We apologise for any inconvenience, and wish all our customers a very happy fair trade Easter!
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Fairtrade Fortnight 2014 Roundup

It’s been another great year for Fairtrade Fortnight! We’d like to thank you all, as ever, for your support and your willingness to get involved. We’ve had so many great conversations with our customers over the last couple of weeks, and welcomed many new faces into the shop too. We’re always so excited to see the message of fair trade spreading. However, despite a general feeling that fair tr
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Happy St David’s Day!

We’ve had a fantastic day in the sunshine celebrating 10 years of Cardiff as a fairtrade city, as well as celebrating the patron saint of our nation! Thank you so much to those who joined us for the St David’s day parade in Cardiff centre today, and to those who cheered for fairtrade from the sidelines!
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10 years of Fairtrade in Cardiff

2014 marks 10 years since Cardiff gained fairtrade city status – we are the world’s first fairtrade capital city! Many events during fairtrade fortnight this year will incorporate a celebration of this decade, but the biggest one will be at Chapter Arts Centre on Wednesday 26th February, 5-8pm (drop in) You will be able to meet Mavis and Mercy – two cocoa farmers from Ghana – and enjoy free ta
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