School events are fair enough

Primary schools are celebrating Fairtrade Fortnight, which runs until March 11.

EBonnyrigg Primary School will host a special Big Brew Coffee Afternoon on Thursday, March 8, and the whole community is invited.

The event will start at 2pm. The event is free and there will also be a special performance for pupils to demonstrate what they have learned about Fairtrade issues.


Lasswade area schools have also organised a Fairtrade-themed football tournament on Friday, March 9. The tournament will be hosted at Hopefield Primary School, from 9.30-11.30am.

Teams from Lasswade, Bonnyrigg, Hawthornden, Hopefield and St Mary’s Primary Schools will take part.