200 Advent Calendars!!

WJ Roadmarking (the men with the yellow lorries painting lines on our roads) have donated 200 Advent calendars to Newcastle staffs FB PLUS selection boxes and many Christmas treats - what a great bunch of people!

Thanks to all at WJ Roadmarking for helping us to make our clients Christmas that bit special.


We have a big weekend coming up – our regular winter collection at Tesco Trent Vale. This year we have 3 days to cover - Thursday – Saturday 27–29 November - from 09:00 to 17:00 each day. Could you spare an hour or two to help with one of our most important events of the year?

Not only are the customers of Tesco very generous to Newcastle Staffs Foodbank, but Tesco top up all donations with an extra 30% in cash – so not only do we gets lots of much needed food, we also get much needed funds to keep the Foodbank running throughout the year.

This is the link to offer your time on any of the days – please spare whatever time you can for this very important event in our calendar.


Queries to info@newcastlestaffs.foodbank.org.uk

Forthcoming Supermarket Collections

Tesco Trent Vale & Kidsgrove: Thursday – Saturday 27–29 November - from 09:00 to 17:00 each day. Could you spare an hour or two to help with one of our most important events of the year?

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Distribution Centres Opening Dates and Times

For a map click on the address
  St Lukes Church,Clayton
  10.00am - 12.00pm
  The Madeley Centre, Madeley
  3.30pm - 5.30pm
  Elim Church, Chesterton
  10.00am - 12.00pm
  Methodist Church, Newcastle
  2.00pm - 4.00pm
  Cornerstone Centre, Silverdale
  10.00am - 2.00pm
  St. Thomas' Church, Kidsgrove
   1.00pm - 3.00pm

Warehouse opening hours

Our Warehouse is located at 268 High Street, Silverdale (formerly charity shop) and is usually open for deliveries Monday 2:00pm – 4:00pm and Wednesday 10:00am – 12:00pm

To arrange collection of donated food or arrange a delivery to the warehouse, please call our Warehouse Manager on 07599 124886 or email: warehouse@newcastlestaffs.foodbank.org.uk

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We rely on food donations to feed local people in crisis. From pasta to puddings, please give in-date non-perishable food. Click here to download our shopping list 

Trussell Trust foodbanks

The Trussell Trust foodbank network works in partnership with local churches and organisations to bring foodbanks to communities across the UK. There are now over 400 foodbanks in the network. Find out about our national network here