Tag: Norwood and Brixton foodbank

‘We have no choice’ – local food bank use up 15%

Lambeth food banks provided nearly 22,000 emergency food parcels between April 2021 and March 2022, and more than 8,000 of them went to children. This...

Funding boost for Brixton life-savers

A life-saving Brixton advice service is to get vital funding from a charity established nearly 1,000 years ago. The Brixton Advice Centre offers local foodbank...

Brixton Tesco shoppers donate 4,000 meals for charities

Brixton Tesco shoppers have donated food that would make more than 4,000 meals to charities feeding people this winter. During the twice-yearly Tesco food collection,...

Local food banks help more than 10,000 people in six months

More than 10,000 people in and around Lambeth received a food bank parcel between April and September this year. Nearly 4,000 went to children. Lambeth...

‘Staggering’ increase in local foodbank provision

The number of people supplied with emergency food by Lambeth foodbanks more than doubled in the past year. The foodbanks today (22 April) revealed a...

Brixton Windmill’s sails keep turning

Brixton Windmill and Friends of Windmill Gardens are working hard to continue to deliver a service to the local community and retailers despite the...

Foodbank now offers delivery service for those in need

Norwood & Brixton Foodbank has announced it is partnering with other South London centres to introduce a delivery service. All the foodbanks will be closing...

Good food this Christmas brought to you by Incredible Edible Lambeth

How can we all source good nutritious food this Christmas to feed our families? Finding fresh fruit and veg at affordable prices that has not...

Food bank gears up for busiest time of year

Food banks are facing the busiest December yet as new figures suggest record number of people in crisis will need support ahead of Christmas...

Palace players volunteer at local Foodbank

During the last week of the season, Palace players Joel Ward, Connor Wickham and several squad members from the Academy U18 and U23 teams...

10,000 emergency parcels and 79 tonnes of food in a year...

The Norwood and Brixton foodbank helped local people with 9,929 emergency three-day food parcels in the 12 months to the start of April this...

Demand for Brixton foodbank help continues to grow

Local people have received almost 10,000 emergency three-day food supplies from the Norwood and Brixton Foodbank in the past 12 months – a 22%...

Brixton and Norwood foodbank Christmas appeal

Local people have donated 61 tonnes of food to the Norwood and Brixton foodbank in 2017 and more than 200 have volunteered, the foodbank...

Film Festival to support Brixton and Norwood Foodbank

The Herne Hill Free Film Festival is returning for another year to share cinematic goodwill with nine free events and a partnership with...

Foodbank appeal for donations after sharp increase in demand

The Norwood and Brixton Foodbank are appealing for local support and donations after a steep rise in the number of people using the service....

Foodbank urges people in crisis to seek help

Norwood and Brixton foodbank today (25 July) urged local families to seek help if they find themselves struggling with food and finances over the...