913,138 people received three days’ emergency food from Trussell Trust foodbanks in 2013-14 compared... Read more

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UK foodbanks

The Trussell Trust foodbank network works in partnership with local churches and organisations to bring foodbanks to communities across the UK. There are now over 400 foodbanks in the network. Find out about our national network here

Charitable trusts and business supporters help make what we do possible. Find out who our partners are and how you can become one. Read more




Every Wednesday

10am - 12.30pm


Every Friday

 10.00am - 12.30pm


Donations only
Every Tuesday

10:00am - 1:00pm


for general enquiries call 0191 224 2422 

Donate food

We rely on food donations to feed local people in crisis. From packets of pasta to tins of tomatoes please give what you can. Could you donate in-date non-perishable food from our shopping list

We have collection points where food can be donated at certain Tesco and Waitrose stores.

Budget recipes by leading chefs

Get some tips from the UK's leading chefs on how to cook tasty food on a budget



Watch a foodbank video

Find out how foodbanks work

Real stories

Read real stories of lives changed by the foodbank

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