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Food drive volunteers wanted

Once again, Tesco is working with Trussell Trust Foodbanks to run Supermarket Food Drives at the end of this month. Stoke-on-Trent Foodbank will be working with the Tesco Extra stores at Longton and Hanley. (A food drive is where we invite customers to add an item or two to their shopping and donate it to Foodbank.) The details: Friday 29th and Saturday […]

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Community Fund to join forces with Tesco Extra

Stoke City FC Community Fund is joining forces with Tesco Extra at Hanley to collect food for Stoke-on-Trent Foodbank. Volunteers are required If you’re available please sign up via Doodle (click here) The details: Friday 18th October … from 9.30am til 6.30pm … Tesco Extra at Hanley … 7 Foodbank volunteers at a time please As always, thank you […]

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The Sentinel’s Our Heroes Award

The volunteers for Stoke-on-Trent Foodbank were runners up at the 8th annual Our Heroes Awards on Thursday 19th September. A big thank you to all those that volunteer and to everyone for your donations and support; we hope this will continue so we can continue to offer a lifeline to so many people. http://www.stokesentinel.co.uk/Celebrities-VIPs-gather-Sentinel-s-Heroes-Awards/story-19819281-detail/story.html

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Please do not confuse…

URGENT NEWS Please do not confuse “Staffordshire Food Bank” with Newcastle or Stoke-on-Trent Foodbank “Staffordshire Foodbank” is a business and will be selling any donated food from a shop on Church Street, Newcastle. If you receive a flyer through your letterbox, please don’t confuse us with them. Stoke-on-Trent and Newcastle Foodbanks do not distribute flyers. […]

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New Distribution Centre opening

A new distribution centre will be opening in Biddulph from Thursday 25th July at the English Martyrs R C Church, St Johns Road.  

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Quiz Night

A Quiz Night will be held at Wesley Hall Church, Noblett Road, Sneyd Green on Saturday 20th April at 6:30pm.  Teams of up to 5 welcome. Donate an item of long-life food plus £1 per person. All are welcome to come along and enjoy.    

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The Trolley Push 2013

For more information about The Trolley Push 2013 event please visit www.trusselltrust.org/trolleypush/.  Check out the Trolley Push 2013 routes Don’t forget to join us to celebrate at Wesley Hall Church in Sneyd Green at 7pm to meet “Phil the Trolley” and his best friend “Fiona the Trolley”    

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A massive thanks to Morrisons

A massive thank you to the customers and staff of Morrisons Supermarket, Festival Site, Stoke-on-Trent. 730kg of much needed food was donated by the generous customers during our collection today.    

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We’re running low on…

Since launching last May, we have fed over 4,200 people throughout Stoke-on-Trent.  However, our stocks are starting to run low and we desperately need more food donations. We are in very short supply of: Sugar Tinned Meat Tinned Fish Pasta Sauce You can bring your food donations to Wesley Hall Church, Sneyd Green (any day) […]

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2012 Food drive total

An amazing weekend of donations from the shoppers at Longton and Hanley Tesco has resulted in an amazing total of 2774.4 kg to help feed local people in Stoke on Trent this Christmas. Donations from Tesco Hanley shoppers weighed in at 1073.2 kg and from Tesco Longton shoppers at 1701.2 kg. Huge thanks to Tesco […]

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