UK’s first Fairtrade region

Ripon scoops Fairtrade accolade. (S)
Ripon scoops Fairtrade accolade. (S)

Yorkshire has been named the UK’s first Fairtrade region as Ripon prepares to renew its Fairtrade city status.

Chairman of Ripon Fairtrade action group Linda Scannell joined Fairtrade campaigners at a ceremony (above).