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Volunteers Making it Happen in Birmingham

Oxfam Make it Happen in the community

"Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much."  American author Helen Keller's quote summarises the atmosphere at the Oxfam Make it Happen summit which brought together...

Bridgette at parliamentary land grab stunt

Looking for Campaigners

Oxfam in the North of England is looking for enthusiastic volunteers to join their Constituency Campaigner Programme ...

Putney Bake Club discuss Fairtrade and IF Campaign with local MP Justine Greening

Last month I was lucky enough to attend Putney Bake Club's May event where I was able to see what happens when baking and campaigning meet and brush up on my barely existent baking skills! ...

A Recipe to End World Hunger

On Saturday 15th June, the Oxfam Manchester group attended 'Feeding the 5000'. This miniature festival aims to draw an awareness to the British public about food wastage by offering...

We’re keeping the pressure on...

Now that the G8 has started, and discussions are taking place we've been hitting the media. Friday 14 June On Friday we hosted a 'pop-up tax haven' on London's South...

The G8 is in our sights

So guess who was spotted in Northern Ireland yesterday? Yes you guessed correctly - the G8. Here they are trying to hitch a lift to Enniskillen, one of the most westerly towns of the UK.  ...

Big IF Windmills and History

I know many people reading this will have their own personal memories of the IF day on June 8th in Hyde Park and it would be great to hear about them below. Here is what I will remember from the...

WOW! What a day...

Little did I know when I woke up on Saturday morning that I would be so moved and inspired by the Big IF London. I knew it was going to be a good day, but it was spectacular beyond what I had imagined. ...

When the Big IF came to town

Did you see the Big IF's flying visit to Manchester? As part of the Enough Food for Everyone IF campaign we decided to spread the word far and (very) high. ...

Our next steps on the Fair Trade Way

Sunday, 19th  May, as part of the Garstang Walking Festival, Charles Price, Bruce Crowther and a merry gaggle of walkers set out to complete a new leg and 16 mile extension to the Fair Trade...

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