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What a Great Fairtrade Fortnight 2019

Well it’s been and gone but what a great one it was.  Although the Fairtrade Foundation’s theme was cocoa and in particular women cocoa farmers (a great focus indeed), we are delighted with the additional level of support for...

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Order in the House: Rebel MPs Fairtrade Kick-about

SPOT THE BALA SPORT FAIRTRADE BALL IN THE HOUSE OF COMMONS It’s usually Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn sparring across the chamber in the House of Commons and their party members being kept in check by the Speaker of...

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Inclusive Rugby: Meet the Glasgow Alphas

At Bala Sport, for us sport isn’t just about winning and competitiveness, or big bucks sponsorship deals and off the scale pay rates for players. Yes we like a bit of competition of course, but for us it’s more...

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Welcome Swindon Futsal Club to the Fairtrade Futsal Family

We are excited to welcome newly formed Swindon Futsal Club to the growing band of clubs up and down the country switching to our Fairtrade certified high quality hybrid futsal balls. The club recently held trials and are set...

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Lancing FC Ladies Commit to Fairtrade Balls

We love to support the women’s game in football and it’s always great when a team commits to playing with Fairtrade balls. The latest club to sign up is the newly formed West Sussex based Lancing Ladies FC, and...

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Pitstops Project: Playing Fair & Changing Lives Through Rugby

  You might have heard of the School of Hard Knocks, well there’s a similar project in Glasgow run by the city’s ng homes in association with SoHK called the Pitstops Project. Both these projects help women and men...

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Introducing Record Breaking Bala Sport Ambassador Norman Habri

Image: Norman Habri juggles 5 Bala Sport Fairtrade footballs   Congratulations Norman Habri! Back in June our France based Bala Sport Fairtrade Sports Ball Ambassador, Norman Habri attempted to break his previous Guinness World Record attempt for keep-uppy with...

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And we think it’s been hot here

Bala Sport was set-up specifically to ensure that sports ball workers in developing countries get a fair deal. So, with the workers in India where our rugby balls are made and in Pakistan where our futsal balls are made...

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Changing Lives in Tanzania

Every now and then we like to feature people who we feel share our vision for a better world and for changing the game when it comes to sports balls. We were delighted to hear from Alan Cram,  who’s...

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Cut & Thrust Football Debate for Fairtrade Fortnight (Glasgow event)

  The purpose of this year’s Fairtrade Fortnight campaign is to invite new people to come on in to Fairtrade – so that’s what we’re doing. This is not the usual Fairtrade event! It’s aimed at footy fans first...

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