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We’ve started working with CAP- free help to become debt free

Our Food Bank Distribution at Crown Church in Cowley has started working with Christians Against Poverty (CAP) who offer support to people who need help becoming debt free. They offer a range of help from personal debt advice, a free money budgeting course , job clubs and classes on life skills to help keep saving. Here’s a […]

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If you’re claiming welfare, changes are coming your way

From Autumn, existing claimants for welfare in Hillingdon will be changed over to Universal Credit. The transition may cause delays in payments though, which can lead to more food poverty. Studies show that the current system is not enough, especially for those who are  disabled or are in other vulnerable groups. This is why Trussel […]

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Thank you Coats Group PLC!

We would very much like to express our thanks for all at Coats Group PLC for their very kind donation of 6.85kg of food items to the Foodbank at Yiewsley & West Drayton. We are always so grateful for to our donors for their kindness.

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Thank you Waitrose Ruislip!

In our first year, shoppers at Waitrose in Ruislip have collected an amazing 3.5 MT of food and non-food items. A BIG “thank you” to all the staff for making our collection point in the store such a success. Also a BIG “thank you” to all who have donated all our items. What a fantastic first […]

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A fantastic collection by the staff at Ribena Lucozade Suntory Ltd

A big THANK YOU goes to everyone at Ribena Lucozade Suntory Ltd who collected an amazing 204.85 KG of food and non-food items for us this week. This is the second donation from the staff, which also included dozens of Easter Eggs. So many in fact, that we were able to share some of them […]

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Days we’re closed over the Easter Holidays

There will be no food distribution from St Matthew’s Church, Yiewsley on Good Friday, 30th March or from Bell Farm Christian Centre, West Drayton on Tuesday, 3rd April.

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New distribution centre opening in Cowley from 21st February

From Wednesday, 21st February a new distribution centre will be opening on Wednesdays from 10 am to 12 pm. This is located in the Living Room, a new pastoral centre for the Crown Church.  On the High Street in Cowley, it is on the opposite side to the post office, next to the Shree Adhya […]

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We’re up and running…

Thanks to some wonderful volunteers and a lot of amazing help and support, the Yiewsley & West Drayton Foodbank is now open to offer help and emergency food to local people in crisis.

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Opening 24th April

Yiewsley & West Drayton Foodbank is the newest Trussell Trust Foodbank in the country. We will be opening our doors from Monday, 24th April. You can access food and help from two locations. (Please contact us if you don’t have a voucher.) St Matthew’s Church Centre, High Street , Yiewsley, West Drayton UB7 7QH Open […]

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Calling for Volunteers

Yiewsley & West Drayton Foodbank will be open from Monday, 24th April.  We have a range of volunteer roles which need filling. Would you like to help provide emergency food to those in need in Yiewsley, West Drayton and the Heathrow villages? Perhaps you like talking to people or lending a listening ear? Would you prefer to help […]

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