Spring Newsletter is here

We have now written our Spring Newsletter for 2018. Please check it out here

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Christmas Opening 2017

Warehouse opening times: The last day for donations to our warehouse is Friday 22nd Dec. We then close for the Christmas holidays and re-open on Tues 2nd January 2018. Our foodbank centres: Our last day for collecting food parcels is Sat 23rd Dec. All foodbanks are closed Mon 25th-27th Dec, and Mon 1st Jan-2nd Jan […]

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Tesco – Food Collection

Help us support people facing hunger this winter by joining us for the UK’s biggest food collection.   From the 30th November to 2nd December, we’re hosting a food collection with Tesco as part of the tenth Food Collection.   The Tesco Food Collection is manned by Trussell Trust volunteers who will hand out shopping lists […]

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Hoping for a bumper crop at Harvest Festival Season

Combined Harvest Appeal   Help support foodbanks with food and funds this Harvest!   Foodbanks rely on donations of both food and money to help them provide this vital service of supporting people facing a crisis within communities across the UK. Without your goodwill, foodbanks would really struggle to operate and that’s why your support […]

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Spring Newsletter now available

Please click the link to see our latest newsletter. newsletter spring 17 (1)

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Stock Requests

We have been experiencing higher demand on our services over these last few months, compared with the same time period a year ago. We are therefore running low on certain food stocks and therefore if you would like to run a food collection for us we would be very grateful. Although we do receive regular […]

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New foodbank centre opens in Hampton


We are pleased to announce that our new foodbank centre has now opened in Hampton. Based in Christ Servant King Church, Silver Hill, Hampton the centre is open on Thursday evenings 7-9pm. We are hoping that by providing evening opening that we may improve our access to clients who are in work and struggling to […]

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6 Unexpected Things Foodbanks Need

Food sorting - pasta and tins boxes large

A visit to the food bank isn’t exactly a traditional Christmas activity, but one UK charity is asking for a little extra help this month, when demand is at its highest and families are choosing between eating and heating.

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Why Would a Mum Doing a Business Degree Find Herself Begging on the Streets This Winter?

warehouse volunteers chatting about tinned food

With Christmas approaching, Michele from Brent Foodbank shares how she’s helping to make the festive season special for those struggling. “For the past few days I haven’t been to the street begging for money to buy food for me and my baby…” This was what a mother at Brent Foodbank told us recently. She was […]

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Emergency Budget gets the food poverty test


David McAuley, Chief Executive of The Trussell Trust said: “We have two simple tests for the budget being delivered today.  Firstly, what does it do to reduce the number of people in poverty and hunger?  Secondly, what does it do to ensure the Government is supporting the work of charities and social enterprise in taking […]

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