Global Book Club, World at Lunch, Gown meets Town and Devon Globe Trotters.

Every Thursday lunchtime (when there is not an evening event) we share thoughts on what’s happening in the world ... often based on relevant magazine or newspaper articles.

While this is not possible physically we meeting virtually via Zoom - if you would like to join us please email for details.

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For Fairtrade Fortnight - 22nd Februrary to 7th March - Fairtrade Devon are running a series of Coffee Mornings - everyone welcome!

Thursday 04 Mar 2021, 18:00

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Celebrating Windrush in Devon -  6pm to 7:15pm

Join our Fairtrade Devon Interns to hear about Fairtrade products in

Guyana from Toby Grier

Jamaica from Fleur Sparrow-Gormley

Trinidad and Tobago from Corin Astles

Saturday 06 Mar 2021, 11:30

Dance Workshop 11:30am to 1:00pm

Fairtrade Connections Arts Festival in Fairtrade Fortnight.

Join Indian dance specialist Avtar Panesar who will get you moving with his Bhangra dance workshop

The event is free but bookings at

Tuesday 09 Mar 2021, 18:00

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Celebrating Windrush in Devon - 6pm to 7:15pm

Exploring the Fairtrade Primary Schools Conferences

What is important for pupils to know about bananas, St Vincent and Fairtrade?

How can we interest and enthuse pupils - using zoom!

How can schools, teachers and pupils respond to the conference?

Come and have a go … join in the banana quiz, explore the maths challenge and create a banana timeline

Saturday 20 Mar 2021, 14:00

Saturday 20th March 2pm to 4pm

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Intergenerational Reflection

Loosening the Chains – Tightening the Bonds

Krish Madray and Ricky Croal will facilitate a discussion between three generations of people from the Caribbean as they reflect on their different experiences of life in the UK.

Come and listen and share 

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Tuesday 23 Mar 2021, 19:00

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Tuesday 23rd March 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Celebratng Windrush in Devon - Our Windrush Stories

Come and listen to stories and music chosen by members of the Windrush generation living in Devon.

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Celebrating Windrush in Devon

COVID, the NHS and its effects on the Windrush and BAME Community - Thursday 18th February 2021

Christmas in Trinidad and Tobago - Thursday 28th January 2021

Martin Luther King Jr, Rosa Parks and my family’s involvement in UK Civil Rights available on Google Drive.

World at Six Talks

Fridays for Futures - Green New Deal  - Thursday 22nd October 2020

Sustainable Beekeeping in Africa - Thursday 12th November 2020

The Impact of Period Poverty on Girls in Kenya - Thursday 26th November 2020  

Gown meets Town

Immigration Detention in the UK - Thursday 10th December 2020

Telling our Stories: Finding our Roots - Devon's Multicultural History

The Polish Navy in Okehampton - 23rd November 2020

In Conversation with ... stories from Bideford

Celebrating Black History Month in Devon: Start the Week Talks

Telling Our Stories - Finding Our Roots:Devon’s Multi-Cultural History Monday 5th October 2020  

Celebrating Windrush in Devon:Our Windrush Stories Monday 12th October 2020

Is there still a place for Black History Month? Monday 19th October 2020  

Black Futures: A discussion about taking action and campaigning for change Monday 26th October 2020

These the recordings of the Zoom sessions are unedited