News

Our St Anne’s Foodbank is Moving

Our St Anne’s foodbank is located at 292, Clifton Drive South, St Anne’s FY8 1LH (Opposite M & S Food) until 20th December 2018. We will then close for the Christmas break.  We re-open on Tuesday 8th January 2019, when our St Anne’s foodbank will be relocated to:  The Annex, United Reformed Church, St George’s Road, […]

Read more

Christmas Day Lunch (No Charge)

Read more

Fylde Foodbank issues 1143 food parcels

Fylde Foodbank provided 1143 three day emergency food supplies to local people between 1st April and 30th September this year. Of this number, 423 went to children. The foodbank, a member of The Trussell Trust’s network which has today reported a UK-wide increase foodbank use, is concerned its help will be even more needed in […]

Read more

Christmas Opening Hours

St Anne’s Centre will close at 3.00pm Thursday 20th December 2018 re-open 11.00am Tuesday 8th January 2019. Kirkham Centre will close at 2.00pm Friday 21th December 2018 re-open 10.30am Friday 4th January 2019. If you need emergency help during the Christmas / New Year period, please ring 07592542670.

Read more

Our 2018 Annual Report

During the period April 2017 to March 2018 the foodbank has provided three days of food to 1394 adults and 844 children in crisis. There are now 74 agencies registered to issue Fylde Foodbank vouchers, of which 41 have actively issued vouchers during 2017-18.  If you would like a copy of our 2018 Annual Report […]

Read more

Trussell Trust end of year Statistics 2018

Between 1st April 2017 and 31st March 2018, The Trussell Trust’s foodbank network distributed 1,332,952 three-day emergency food supplies to people in crisis, a 13% increase on the previous year. 484,026 of these went to children. This is a higher increase than the previous financial year, when foodbank use was up by 6.64%. For the first time, […]

Read more

Items Needed Please

Winter is always a busy time at the foodbank and is much harder for people living in poverty, many end up making choices between eating and heating their home. While many people know foodbanks provide food, not everyone is aware that foodbanks need donations of other essential non-food items  such as toilet rolls, shower gel, […]

Read more