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Big Band, big evening!

The Bath Community Big Band gave a concert at St. Luke’s Church on Wednesday 22nd March. It was attended by 140 people, who enjoyed a great evening of jazz with a varied programme of lively pieces. The proceeds from the evening were donated to the Bath Foodbank and raised the impressive sum of £1085. The […]

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22nd March – Live Jazz Concert in aid of Bath Foodbank

The Bath Community Big Band are performing at St Luke’s Church, Wellsway on Wed 22nd March 7:30pm, with proceeds going towards the Bath Foodbank. St Luke’s Church, Hatfield Rd, Bath BA2 2BD Tickets are £6 (£5 concessions) on the door or beforehand. To book tickets or for more info contact Frances Best on febestuk@hotmail.com Bath […]

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Christmas Foodbank Donations

We are very grateful for all the donations that we have received in the run up to Christmas. This allows us to ensure that our clients have all the basic foods that they need and additionally some ‘Christmas treats’ for all the family. We now have sufficient to meet the needs of people in crisis this […]

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5th Nov – Morrisons supermarket collection

There will be a supermarket collection at Morrisons on London Road on Saturday November 5th, from 10am to 4pm. Any and all donations are welcome, but please check our shopping list for details of urgently needed items!

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Harvest Food Collections 2016

We are very pleased to accept food donations from schools within the Bath City area during the harvest period, but unfortunately not from outside Bath. If your school is within the catchment areas of either the Keynsham or Somer Valley Foodbanks, please contact them. If you are a Bath school and would like to collect […]

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Bath Foodbank Celebrates 5th Birthday!

Tuesday 13th September 2016 marks Foodbank’s 5th birthday! The Foodbank only exists because of the many volunteers who have committed their time to ensure its success, and so we want to take this opportunity of thanking every volunteer for their loyal and committed service, given by many for the whole 5 years. The generous gift of their time means that […]

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Van drivers needed

Applications are invited from volunteers willing to drive the Foodbank van to collect food donations from around the inner city area and to deliver food orders to our Distribution Centres within Bath.   The van operates weekly on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday mornings between the hours of 9.30am to about midday. The van is a long wheel-based Ford […]

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The Trussell Trust at the Charity Awards 2016

We were delighted and humbled to receive two accolades at the Charity Awards ceremony on June 9th – a category award for Social Care and Welfare and the Overall Winner. These awards serve to remind us that we have an important role to play in helping to stop UK hunger. We must thank all of […]

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Deputy warehouse manager required

A Deputy Warehouse Manager is required at our Batheaston warehouse to cover the Thursday morning shift. The position is voluntary and involves a regular weekly commitment to Thursday mornings between 9.30am and midday. The Deputy will assist the warehouse manager to manage a small group of voluntary workers to sort and store food donations. There […]

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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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