“A Tasty Thai Treat Tucked Away on Fleet Street, Liverpool”

2019-10-22T11:15:38+01:00

I`m a committed "foodie" and particularly like Thai food. Here is my full, detailed review of a favourite Thai restaurant in Liverpool city-centre - Spice Thai...... "This was my 2nd visit to Spice Thai and I`m delighted to report that the quality of the food & the enjoyable dining experience has been maintained. HOW TO [...]

“A Tasty Thai Treat Tucked Away on Fleet Street, Liverpool”2019-10-22T11:15:38+01:00

Celebrating 10 years of trading – “Open Day” at THE FAIR TRADE STORE in Southport

2019-08-01T09:35:09+01:00

I am celebrating trading as THE FAIR TRADE STORE in Southport for 10 years. To mark this birthday, I am holding an “Open Day” on Saturday 10th August 2019. It will be held at my bigger, smarter and lighter unit, which has proved to be a great success and I have been welcoming many visitors [...]

Celebrating 10 years of trading – “Open Day” at THE FAIR TRADE STORE in Southport2019-08-01T09:35:09+01:00

Summer Open Day at THE FAIR TRADE STORE in Southport, Merseyside

2018-07-16T09:56:37+01:00

I have been trading as THE FAIR TRADE STORE in Southport for over 9 years now. However, about a year ago I was forced to move from my original unit to make way for a new development. About 30 small & micro businesses were affected, as the landlord of Birkdale Trading Estate sold the land [...]

Summer Open Day at THE FAIR TRADE STORE in Southport, Merseyside2018-07-16T09:56:37+01:00

Chatuchak Weekend Market in Bangkok, Thailand – a Buying Trip: 10 Top Tips

2017-04-04T10:15:27+01:00

I visited on Sunday 26th February 2017 - my 3rd visit. THE MARKET... The Chatuchak ( or Jatujak, or even JJ ) Weekend Market in Bangkok is the largest market in Thailand and possibly in the whole of South East Asia. According to its official website it has more than 8,000 stalls (but some estimates [...]

Chatuchak Weekend Market in Bangkok, Thailand – a Buying Trip: 10 Top Tips2017-04-04T10:15:27+01:00

Visiting Friends-International in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

2016-10-07T18:13:24+01:00

It was a steaming-hot morning in February when I negotiated with a friendly, young tuk tuk driver stationed outside my hotel in downtown Phnom Penh, to take me to Friends-International, Cambodia. I had a meeting with Rathanak SOK, their Sales Officer, who greeted me with a warm smile and cooling drink. Surrounded by happy local [...]

Visiting Friends-International in Phnom Penh, Cambodia2016-10-07T18:13:24+01:00

Shopping for Ethical Christmas Gifts Online?

2016-08-10T15:43:40+01:00

If you’re in need of some inspiration for ethical Christmas gifts this year and looking for something that's a little bit different, then take a look at our favourite selection of presents. Picked by our team because they’re Fairly Traded, handmade, promote sustainable living and often created fom recycled materials - each product has a story to tell of [...]

Shopping for Ethical Christmas Gifts Online?2016-08-10T15:43:40+01:00

Why this wooden earring stand should be one of your Fair Trade Christmas gifts “for her”.

2016-10-27T16:24:53+01:00

What gift do you give "the woman who has everything" for Christmas in 2013? The answer is this wooden earring stand. Not only is it an ethical choice, being Fair Trade, but it`s practical too and can hold up to 40 pairs of earrings for safe keeping on two tiers, with a dished base for [...]

Why this wooden earring stand should be one of your Fair Trade Christmas gifts “for her”.2016-10-27T16:24:53+01:00

The Zuri Foundation and its work in Nairobi, Kenya

2016-10-27T16:24:53+01:00

The Zuri Foundation is a UK-based charity that helps young people in Kenya break free from the cycle of poverty they are born into. Working in partnership with small organisations, NGO`s, charities and workshops in and around the slums of the capital city, Nairobi, they are helping young people earn a living, get access to [...]

The Zuri Foundation and its work in Nairobi, Kenya2016-10-27T16:24:53+01:00

Southport International Festival – Sunday 1st September, 2013

2016-08-11T14:32:33+01:00

SOUTHPORT INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL As a celebration of Southport`s growing international character, there will be an International Flags Parade through the centre of the town at 1pm on Sunday 1st September, 2013, followed by a short presentation by civic dignitaries of Sefton. Then, throughout the afternoon, there will be a family festival outside Southport Town Hall [...]

Southport International Festival – Sunday 1st September, 20132016-08-11T14:32:33+01:00

Walk Against Crime – from Southport to Hornsea completed!

2016-10-27T16:24:53+01:00

Walk Against Crime, the initiative designed to raise money to bring a group of young dancers over to the UK from Mathare Slum, Nairobi, Kenya has completed the first stage of its fundraising activities. A sponsored walk, from Southport to Hornsea, via York, was successfully accomplished on Monday 6th August 2012 - all 230 miles [...]

Walk Against Crime – from Southport to Hornsea completed!2016-10-27T16:24:53+01:00