3 Nov 18
It is not only the garden centres that are already promoting Christmas, Keynsham Foodbank are also eager to engage the local communities in helping the foodbank to help those in crisis over the Christmas period. The Keynsham Foodbank have always received many Christmas related food donations and treats but they have always arrived very […]
23 Jul 18
A popular cooking course is to be repeated by Keynsham Foodbank for the benefit of those who feel they would be helped to cook better with limited resources and also to budget better. ‘Eat Well – Spend Less’ courses aim to help those who would like to be able to make their money go […]
10 Jul 17
Saltford Foodbank are now open for business, every Friday 1030-1200. Photo shows Distribution Manager Norman with Linda on his left then volunteers Trish and Sue.
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, […]