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How over 3,000 people used Preston’s holiday hunger markets this summer

Food available at a Holiday Market This summer over 3,000 people visited markets across Preston aimed at helping to ease holiday hunger. The Holiday Market project was supported by Preston City Council and delivered by schools, […]

2 years ago
Preston food bank running out of supplies as donations drop

Preston’s Salvation Army food bank has told the Guardian it’s “down to the last few tins” as referrals increase and donations drop. Since the start of the summer holidays the […]

2 years ago
Children’s Fantasy Festival to help South Ribble families suffering Holiday Hunger

The Children's Fantasy Festival organisers A Hoghton-based community charity is hosting a Children’s Fantasy Festival to help support South Ribble families who suffer from Holiday Hunger. The festival, which is billed as an afternoon of […]

2 years ago
How unwanted supermarket food has been helping Preston families in half-term

Redistributed food at the Holiday Hunger markets Holiday Hunger markets have taken place across the city to help struggling families. Recycling Lives has donated thousands of meals to help parents who are tackling the half-term holiday feed. […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston ‘Holiday Hunger’ markets to return for October half-term

Families move along the tables laid out with the redistributed food Pic: Blog Preston Families move along the tables laid out with the redistributed food Pic: Blog Preston Enough food was given out to families during Preston’s summer food markets to make 4,000 meal. […]

3 years ago
Preston foodbank makes urgent appeal for new supplies

Preston’s Salvation Army foodbank has issued an urgent appeal for food due to ‘extremely high demand’. Holiday Hunger kicked in during the school summer holidays with the foodbank saying it […]

3 years ago
Inside one of Preston’s Holiday Hunger markets – with families on the breadline

Families move along the tables laid out with the redistributed food Pic: Blog Preston Families move along the tables laid out with the redistributed food Pic: Blog Preston It’s just before 11am on a Thursday morning at St Matthews Church in New Hall Lane. […]

3 years ago
Preston mum working to help stop ‘Holiday Hunger’

Some of the food and drink available at Sion Park Hub Some of the food and drink available at Sion Park Hub A Preston mum has set up her own free kitchen in the fight against ‘Holiday Hunger’. Many parents on […]

3 years ago
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