Preston residents can create festive Christmas hampers at The Larder

Posted on - 20th December, 2021 - 9:00pm | Author - | Posted in - Christmas, Food & Drink, People, Preston City Centre, Preston News, Things to Do in and around Preston, What's On in Preston
A Christmas hamper from The Larder
A Larder hamper from last Christmas

The Larder has invited residents to make festive hampers packed with local produce, treats and handmade items.


Those interested can attend the cafe and arts venue at 50 Lancaster Rd between today (Monday 20 December) and Thursday to choose from a selection of Lancashire items.

In addition to the hampers, residents can also purchase ‘Friend of the Larder’ seasonal gift cards and a Christmas e-voucher, from £5 to £40.

Kay Johnson MBE, founder of The Larder
Kay Johnson MBE, founder of The Larder, with hamper goodies from last year

Sales will help fund the Kids in the Kitchen programme, which addresses the issue of holiday hunger and is open to families with children who are eligible for free school meals.

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The Larder’s opening hours are as follows:

  • Monday: 10am – 4pm
  • Tuesday: 10am – 4pm 
  • Thursday: 10am – 4pm
  • Saturday: 10am – 4pm 

The Larder closes for Christmas on Thursday 23 December.

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For more information, visit The Larder website.

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