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Christmas food tips to reduce food waste News

Tue 5 Dec 2023

Taste with No Waste tips for Christmas

Food takes centre stage at Christmas time, with lots of extra tempting treats. Here we share some key hints and tips to help you make the most of what you buy to reduce food waste, save time and money, plus important food safety advice.   Our thanks to food safety expert (and Hub Trustee) Sarah Jackaman […]

shrewsbury ark kitchen News

Tue 5 Dec 2023

Shrewsbury Ark Reopens

The Ark day centre reopened last month, with new procedures in place to keep everyone safe, and ensure it supports those who really need and want its help. After six weeks of working from St Chad’s Church Hall, the centre is now functioning as a referral-only service, allowing individuals to access its services through referrals […]


Tue 5 Dec 2023

Annual General Feast 2023 – a great success!

We were delighted to hold our AGF on 16 November 2023 (our take on an AGM). The objective was to show our appreciation to everyone who supports the Food Hub’s mission of putting good surplus food to good use. At the event we were able to showcase what goes into getting the surplus food we […]


Wed 22 Nov 2023

Taste with No Waste makes a big impact!

In early 2023, the Food Hub piloted a Taste with No Waste campaign focusing on tackling the amount of food wasted in the home. The campaign brought families together to talk about the value of food, how to reduce food waste, and ways to use up leftovers. A staggering one-third of the food produced globally […]


Wed 27 Sep 2023

Nummy Nooch joins the rescued food revolution

Local plant-based restaurant Nooch is partnering the Hub to transform surplus fruit and veg into scrumptious ‘surplus specials’ on its menu. Nooch prides itself on showcasing locally sourced seasonal produce to create flavoursome dishes that tempt even the hardiest carnivores. Founders Alex and Luke wanted to change the world for the better when they set […]


Tue 26 Sep 2023

Protecting planet and feeding families – Foodshare focus

Martin Wilson School Foodshare is part of a network of Foodshares supported by Shrewsbury Food Hub, where everyone is welcome to collect a few bags of food on a ‘Pay As You Feel’ basis, helping to stop food waste and stretching people’s budgets. During the first lockdown, many of the groups the Food Hub served […]