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Families helped by local Foodbank

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Warminster and District Foodbank has continued to provide food and support to families and others in need within the communities of Warminster, Westbury, Codford, Mere and the surrounding villages throughout the pandemic and will continue to do so during the current lockdown.

They report, “With a 35% increase in take up of the Foodbank service, we are distributing on average 2,500 kg. of food per month and have  provided food for over 1,200 people since March 2020.

“Meeting this increase in demand has only been possible with the very generous support of our local communities and food retailers.

“Please accept a huge thank you for your ongoing support.

“Our present arrangements for provision of food by telephone request and home delivery only will be continuing.

“How do I request food?

Westbury – call 01373 822232 – 9am 4pm weekdays

Codford – call 01985 850298 – 9am -1pm – 2.30pm – 4pm weekdays

“A voucher with details of your needs will be completed over the telephone. You will be given a time slot for delivery of food to your home.

“To request food out of these hours or in emergency call 07855 627945.”

 

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