14 Dec 18
We will be closed on: 24th, 26th and 28th December and 1st January.
14 Dec 18
The collection basket will not be in store from 21st December to 7th January.
24 Apr 18
We are open as usual on Bank Holiday Monday, 7th May.
24 Apr 18
Our next Eat Well Spend Less course starts in June – more information coming soon.
8 Jan 17
Our first Eat Well Spend Less course starts this term at Potter’s Gate Children’s Centre. The six week cookery course aims to teach people how to cook healthily on a budget. If you are interested in hosting a course, please contact us for more information. We provide all equipment and do not require a kitchen.
16 Apr 16
913,138 people received three days’ emergency food from Trussell Trust foodbanks in 2013-14 compared to 346,992 in 2012-13 Figures are ‘tip of the iceberg’ of UK food poverty says Trussell Trust Chairman 83% of foodbanks report ‘sanctioning’ is causing rising numbers to turn to them Foodbank figures trigger biggest ever faith leader intervention on UK food poverty in […]
23 Dec 15
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.
8 Dec 15
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 […]
1 Dec 15
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 […]
21 Oct 15
MPs and peers discussed tackling UK poverty. The Trussell Trust, along with dozens of representatives from its UK network of foodbanks, were in parliament yesterday speaking with MPs and Peers about the work they do to combat hunger and poverty. Hosting the event, Chris White MP commended the varied work of the Trussell Trust’s foodbanks, […]