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Christmas 2018

Warwick District foodbank Christmas & New Year Opening Times Friday 21st December – Normal opening hours at 3 centres, (Westbury, Kenilworth & Warwick) Monday 24th December – CLOSED Tuesday 25th December – CLOSED (Bank Holiday) Wednesday 26th December – CLOSED (Bank Holiday) Thursday 27th December – CLOSED Friday 28th December – CLOSED Monday 31st December […]

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Foodbank Newsletter October 2018

The latest issue of our newsletter is now out. This time, we have a few stats about usage of the foodbank over the last few months, information on our goal of obtaining a foodbank van, and a list of our most wanted items. Click here to see it as a pdf or click the images […]

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Foodbank newsletter Jan 18

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During 2017

During 2017 the Warwick District foodbank provided food for 2926 adults and 1324 children, plus some cats and dogs. The foodbank distributed a whopping 42 tonnes of food – thank you!

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Upsetting Reality of Modern Poverty

Making the rounds on social media at the moment is one woman’s experience of the fall into poverty detailed in an article for the New Statesman. Called The Upsetting Reality of Modern Day Poverty, it describes the reality of saving 2p and 5p coins in a bottle when TV chefs talk of a cheap shoulder […]

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Baxi’s Gift To W and L Foodbank

Staff at the Warwick boiler firm Baxi gave Warwick and Leamington foodbank a double boost this Christmas when they donated more than 60kg of food that they’d collected and offered a secure storage site for around 400 crates. Read more at the Warwick Courier here and at PHAM News (magazine for the Plumbing, Heating and Air […]

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6 Unexpected Things Foodbanks Need

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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Foodbank becomes a CIO

Warwick and Leamington Foodbank has become a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO) with a Board of six Trustees and is actively seeking churches, local businesses/organisations and individuals to become members of the charity to provide financial support, food donations and prayers for the continued provision of this valuable service. For more information contact Andy Bower, Operations […]

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