Food Bank


There are collections for the Salvation Army foodbank at Tescos and Booths as well as in the churches.  To find out more about receiving food from the foodbank email

Ideas for donation (bearing in mind people are in fuel poverty so might just have a microwave rather than gas or electric oven or stove to cook on)

General Use                                                                                                     

Tea, Coffee, Long Life Milk, Sugar, Tin Openers, Biscuits, Crisps, Cake Bars, Cold Drinks (e.g. bottles / cartons)


Tins of Fruit, Tins of Custard etc, Tins of Rice Pudding etc, Swiss Rolls etc

Tinned Items

Tins of Tuna / Fish / Sardines, Tins of Corned Beef / Meats / Spam, Tinned Peas / Carrots / Potatoes, Tins of Soup

Other Items

Pasta type dishes e.g. Pasta and Sauce (Packets), Packets of Savoury Rice, Jars of Paste / Sandwich Filling, Sandwich Filling, Jars of Pasta Sauce, Jars of Jam and Marmalade

Tinned Ready Meals

Tins of Beans and Sausages, Spaghetti Bolognese, All Day Breakfast etc, Tins of Baked Beans, Meatballs, Irish Stew


Washing Powder, Conditioner


e.g. Shampoo, Conditioner, Shower Gel, Deodorant, Hair Gel, Toothbrushes, Toothpaste, Flannel and Sponge, Soap, Razors, Shaving Foam, Aftershave products, Sanitary products.