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Christmas and New Year’s Eve opening hours

Our Basingstoke Foodbank will be open: Monday, 24 December: 10h30 – 12h30 Wednesday, 26 December : closed Friday: 28 December: 10h30 – 12h30 Our Foodbank satellite in Tadley will be closed on Tuesday, 25 December and Tuesday, 1 January 2019. The Foodbank in Tadley will reopen on 8 January 2019.

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Tadley Foodbank open every Tuesday – we would love to give you a warm welcome!

Our satellite branch in Tadley is open every Tuesday from 11am – 12.30pm.  Clients can take their vouchers to either our Basingstoke or Tadley sites, regardless of where they live.  Both sites offer hot coffee and tea, and a welcome smile! Our Foodbank in Tadley has recently moved to Tadley Common Methodist Church, Newchurch Road, Tadley. We would […]

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Christmas shopping list

Thank you for taking part in providing food items this Christmas period to help local people in crisis.  The list below will give you an idea of suitable non-perishable items:   Tinned Meat (eg: ham, mince, corned beef, chicken, but not pies please as they’re expensive to cook) Tinned Tomatoes Tinned Spaghetti/Ravioli Cereals (hot or cold) Milk […]

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Change of venue in Tadley

Our satellite branch in Tadley is open every Tuesday from 11am – 12.30pm.  Clients can take their vouchers to either our Basingstoke or Tadley sites, regardless of where they live.  Both sites offer hot coffee and tea, and a welcome smile! Our Foodbank in Tadley has recently moved to Tadley Common Methodist Church, Newchurch Road, Tadley. We would […]

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Thank you Buckskin Church!

Thanks Buckskin Church members and friends for donating shortage items through the month of July. Much appreciated, as we are likely to get more families in need visiting us through the summer holidays. http://www.buckskin.org.uk  

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We’ve been adopted by Hampshire Clinic!

We are very excited to announce that BMI The Hampshire Clinic in Basingstoke has decided to support our Foodbank for the next 12 months.  Hampshire Clinic will be hosting a number of fund raising events to raise awareness and will have a collection basket in the dining room. Thank you to the Hampshire Clinic for supporting […]

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Generous party-goers!

As some of your might know, Patricia turned 60 recently and asked her family and friends to donate to the Foodbank instead of giving her presents. Patricia wrote in to tell us what happened: ‘ I had my party yesterday and am completely overwhelmed by the generosity of my wonderful  friends. I put the back seats […]

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Charity Golf Day – Salisbury and South Wilts Golf Club

A charity golf day is being held at Salisbury and South Wilts Golf Club on Thursday, 5th July. A super day has been planned: coffee/tea and bacon rolls, a meal after play, prizes and auction, and a golf trick show by Paul Barrington. Former Saints FC star Reuben Agboola will be in attendance. If you […]

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We couldn’t be more proud!

Our Foodbank’s Operations & Development Manager, Paula Vallance had the honour this month of receiving a ‘Mayors Award‘ from the out-going Mayor at the Mayor Making ceremony. It was awarded to her for her service and commitment to the community of Basingstoke & Deane on behalf of all that the Foodbank does in its various activities to support those in food […]

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Finalist in at Basingstoke’s ‘A Place to be Proud of Awards’

Well done Foodbank! We got as far as the last 4 ‘Finalists’ out of 12 nominated charities in the ‘Community Project Award’ category at Basingstoke’s ‘A Place to be Proud of Awards‘ held on 5 June 2018!! Michele & Paula were there to receive the accolade and were over the moon! Thanks to all those who nominated […]

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