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Eat Festival

We had a lovely if not freezing day on Saturday at the Eat Taunton Festival in Hammet Street.  It was lovely to meet so many of our supporters and thank you all for your generous donations of money and food.  I hope you learnt something about our work from meeting us.  Without your support we […]

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Latest Press Release from Taunton Foodbank

    If you would like to see our latest Press Release with our latest figures, have a look at Somerset County Gazette.  

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HSBC Collection in aid of Taunton Foodbank

HSBC Taunton (17 North Street, TA1 1NA) will be accepting donations to the Foodbank all week beginning 25 November, with a stall promoting the Foodbank in the banking hall on Thursday 28th. Donations can be handed into any member of staff in the HSBC Taunton throughout that week. Thank you to all involved for thinking of […]

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Spirit of Christmas with Holly!

In order to gain her Brownie charity badge, 8 year old Holly Manges chose to collect Advent Calendars for the Taunton Foodbank. She managed to collect an astounding 215 with the help of friends and family. Holly delivered these to the Foodbank warehouse manager and trustee, Helen Wallace. The Foodbank thanks Holly for all her […]

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Christmas/New Year Opening Days

For distribution of food: TAUNTON FOODBANK Taunton Foodbank will be open on all days as per usual (Tuesdays/Fridays 1400-1600) leading up to the Christmas week. We will be opening on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve but only between 1400-1500 so an hour shorter than usual. LANGPORT HUB As Christmas falls on a Wednesday this year […]

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Latest Press Release from Taunton Foodbank

2665 emergency food supplies given to local people in last six months by Taunton Foodbank Taunton Foodbank is calling for candidates on all sides to pledge to protect people from hunger, as it reveals 2665 emergency food supplies were given to people in the Taunton area between 1st April and 30th September this year. Of […]

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Talking Cafe starting on 19 November

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Huish Sixth Academy

  Another great donation from our younger generation, this time the students at Huish Sixth Academy who donated an incredible 269.3 kgs!!  We are so grateful for your generosity and thoughfulness. From left to right – Mr Eastwood, Abi, Yvie, Fin and Ben.

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Trick or Tin!

Living Light Christian Church Taunton & Wellington ran a Trick or Tin initiative and collected an amazing 196.3 kgs of food for us on Halloween. What a clever idea and thank you so much for your generosity.    

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The Red Box podcast

The Red Box podcasts are a platform where Matt Chorley and a selection of leading Times writers and columnists give their perspective on major national and international stories. With Westminster in turmoil, Matt Chorley heads back to his hometown of Taunton to talk shops, Brexit and the long-trailed Lib Dem fightback. He also came along to the […]

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