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October 2018 Newsletter

It’s been a busy year and it just gets busier. The BAY Foodbank continues to pass parcel milestones and has peaked at 38 parcels going out in a single day! With Christmas not too far off in the calendar, we’re looking for extra volunteers for what will be a...

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July 2018 Newsletter

The new year got off to a brilliant start with the donations from Christmas, but as time marches on, we are now at the usual lower point of the year with donation volume. We have supermarket drives coming up in July and later on in the year. We also...

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January 2018 Newsletter

We hope you had a very Merry Christmas and a happy new year! As Christmas closed in, the Foodbank was as busy as could be passing the 16,000th parcel delivered and now having passed the 17,000th parcel milestone. We’ve seen success again this year with the reverse advent calendars...

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August 2017 Newsletter

It was a sad day at The Foodbank on July 6th as we found out that one of our much-loved volunteers, the lovely Peter J, passed away on Monday. At the age of 87 he was our oldest team member and one of the longest-serving volunteers, who worked here...

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April 2017 Newsletter

A bumper update to catch up, the foodbank has been busy. The release of I, Daniel Blake saw an incredible reaction with the campaign ‘We, North Tyneside’ that has and continues to support the Bay Foodbank. The time of Harvest festival and Christmas were approaching when our services would...

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