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UK 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


Charitable trusts and business supporters help make what we do possible. To find out who our partners are and how you can become one please contact us


Foodbank Distribution Centres:

Foodbank, St John's Community Centre, Rose Lane, Barnstaple EX32 8PG open Monday, Wednesday & Friday. 10.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. (01271 329902 or 07422 651251

Foodbank, Supreme House, Pitt Lane, Bideford, EX39 3JA open Monday, Wednesday & Friday. 10.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. (07422 651252) 

Foodbank, Duke Street, South Molton, EX36 3BU open Friday. 10.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. (07422 651253)

Foodbank: Salvation Army Community Hall, Torrs Park, Ilfracombe, EX34 8AY open Tuesday and Friday, 10.30 a.m to 1.30 p.m. (01271 865745 or 07422 651254

In an emergency outside of these hours we may still be able to help; (for enquiries contact 07422 651250)

General Enquiries and Administration:

Northern Devon Foodbank, Supreme House, Pitt Lane, Bideford, EX39 3JA open Monday, Wednesday, Thurdsay & Friday. 10.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. (01237 422243) 

Donate food

Donate food

We rely on food donations to feed local people in crisis. From packets of pasta to tins of vegetables please give what you can. Could you donate in-date non-perishable food from our shopping list

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