News

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 […]

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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, […]

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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, […]

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Harvest Collections 2017

Many Schools, Churches and other organisations in our area have generously chosen to donate the result of their harvest collections to us in 2017.  The grand total donated was 1640 kgs. Many thanks to everyone for your donations. Some of our volunteers were kindly invited to attend harvest assemblies at several of the local schools […]

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Our St Anne’s Foodbank has Moved

Due to proposed future development at our previous centre at Church Road Methodist Church, we have now relocated to the Fylde Borough Council Public Offices, 292 Clifton Drive South, St Anne’s FY8 1LH which is opposite Marks and Spencer. Our grateful thanks go to all at Fylde Borough Council who have made us most welcome.

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Co-op Members can help the Foodbank

If you shop at the Co-op and are a member, each time you present your card with a purchase of selected own brand products 1% of the cost of your purchases is donated to local causes. We are delighted that our local Co-op at Ansdell has announced that Fylde Foodbank has been chosen for the […]

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