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West London Fairtrade Walk update

West London Fairtrade Walk update

Ealing borough section, from Hanwell to Chiswick

The West London Fairtrade Walk will take place in five boroughs: Brent, Ealing, Harrow, Hounslow and Richmond. 

In Ealing we are walking from Hanwell to Chiswick, and have divided the route into three separate stages, with plenty of opportunities for Fairtrade refreshments along the way.  If you’re not sure you can manage the whole walk, then join us for one or two stages and complete the journey by public transport.

11.00 amPre-walk Refreshments at St. Mellitus Church, Church Road, Hanwell, W7 3BA

12.00 Noon: Stage 1: Walk starts from St. Mellitus Church, via West Ealing, Northfields and South Ealing to Ealing Green

1.15-2.15 pmVisit Fairtrade shops and cafes in Ealing Broadway

2.15 pm: Stage 2: Walk restarts from the horse, Oak Road, Ealing Broadway Centre, and proceeds via Ealing Common to Acton Town

3.15 pm: Stage 3: Walk restarts from The Apple Tree Café, Acton Town Station and proceeds via Acton Lane to Acton Green

20th Anniversary celebration of Fairtrade

4.00 – 6.30 pm: The day culminates in a 20th Anniversary Celebration of Fairtrade at St Michael and All Angels Parish Hall, W4 1TX (next to Turnham Green Tube Station). All are welcome – free entry. Schedule below.

4 pm: Welcome with Fairtrade tea/coffee

4.30 pm: Mary Macleod MP – formal opening of event

Film about Fairtrade and speakers including: 

Jonathan Smith, Head of Campaigns, Fairtrade Foundation and Clare Paine of Christian Aid

Divine Chocolate film and speaker – Charlotte Borger, Divine Chocolate Communications Director

Tasting of samples:

Divine Chocolate and Co-operative Fairtrade Wine

This celebration event has been organised by Chiswick Churches for Justice and Peace in collaboration with Fairtrade groups from five Boroughs: Brent, Ealing, Harrow, Hounslow and Richmond.