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Foodbank Network

The Trussell Trust foodbank network works in partnership with local churches and organisations to bring foodbanks to communities across the UK. There are now over 400 foodbanks in the network. Find out about our national network here


Charitable trusts and business supporters help make what we do possible. Find out who our partners are and how you can become one. Read more

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Bath Foodbank centres

Café at The Centre - Manvers Street Baptist Church, Manvers Street, Bath BA1 1JW

Opening hours: Monday to Friday 12pm - 2pm (closed Bank Holidays)


Rose Cottage Community Centre and Cafe - High Street, Twerton

Opening hours: Monday 6pm - 7pm, Tuesdays and Thursdays 9.30am - 10.30am  (closed Bank Holidays)



St Barnabas Church - Mount Road, Southdown

Opening hours: Mondays 12pm - 2pm (closed Bank Holidays)


Christmas and Easter opening times will vary, please see our website closer to the time for details


Donate food

We rely on food donations to feed local people in crisis. Could you donate in-date non-perishable food from our shopping list? We also have a number of permanent Collection Points in the city where you can bring your food donations:

  • St Michaels Without Cafe (opposite Waitrose) - Mon-Sat
  • Morrisons, London Road - Foodbank drop bin after the tills
  • Sainsbury's Odd Down - Foodbank drop bin after the tills
  • Sainsbury's Green Park - Foodbank drop bin after the tills
  • Co-op (Oldfield Park) - Foodbank drop bin after the tills
  • Co-op (Wellsway) - Foodbank drop bin after the tills
  • Co-op (Odd Down) - Foodbank drop bin after the tills
  • Manvers St Baptist Church Cafe - Mon-Fri, 10am-2pm
  • Waitrose, Bath city centre - Foodbank drop bin after the tills
  • Love Café, Weston Free Church, (Lansdown Lane roundabout) - Fridays 9am-3pm

You can view photos from our supermarket collections here.

This month (July '16) we are short of sugar (especially small bags), instant mashed potato, sponge puddings, chocolate and sweets. 




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Find out how foodbanks work

Sirona Care and Health have produced these fantastic recipes for Bath Foodbank.  All the recipes are based on the items we include in the food parcels we give out, with minimum added ingredients.  All the recipes are easy to follow and easy to cook and will provide a delicious meal whether cooking for a family or just for one.

Click here to download the free recipe booklet.

Real stories

Read real stories of lives changed by the foodbank