Bonnyrigg’s Ian walks 180 miles for Fairtrade

Ian Baxter, Broomieknowe Gardens, Bonnyrigg , fair trade campaigner, going to walk from Glasgow to Inverness for fair trade
Ian Baxter, Broomieknowe Gardens, Bonnyrigg , fair trade campaigner, going to walk from Glasgow to Inverness for fair trade

In their famous song, The Proclaimers boasted they would walk 500 miles.

But would they have taken on 180 miles in just 10 days on a mammoth trek from Glasgow to Inverness?

That’s the gruelling challenge Bonnyrigg’s Ian Baxter is currently taking on in an attempt to ensure farmers in developing nations get a fair price for their produce.

For full story, see The Advertiser, out Thursday, June 9.