Fairtrade products guarantee:

  • Farmers’ organisations get a fair and stable price for their products
  • Extra income for farmers and plantation workers to improve their lives
  • Greater respect for the environment
  • Smaller farmers a stronger position in world markets
  • A closer link between consumers and producers

We are proud to be one of the first Fairtrade Towns, supporting it since 2002 and re-confirming our Fairtrade commitment in 2009: