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Thu 21 Sep 2023

1st Choice Insurance partners Food Hub

Shropshire company Ist Choice Insurance has chosen to support Shrewsbury Food Hub as its charity partner. MD Callum Watkins and team have committed to help with fundraising, finding new sources of food donations, and helping raise food waste awareness. Mike Haddaway from the Hub was invited to talk to the team about the importance of […]

Working in Pret News

Wed 20 Sep 2023

Pret donates unsold food to the Hub

Shrewsbury Food Hub works with Pret A Manger on Pride Hill, where the lovely team has been donating its surplus food to local charities for almost five years. Despite the challenges of Covid and lockdowns, Pret’s management team has kept the store going.  In the early days, Pret donated its surplus goodies directly to Shrewsbury […]


Wed 20 Sep 2023

Success for Silvia walking the Shropshire Hills

Silvia does a great job for the Food Hub keeping our accounts in order. She also gives her own time as a volunteer. As we all know, life is never straightforward. A week after her 50th birthday, Silvia was diagnosed with breast cancer. Unsurprising to those of us who know her, Silvia has continued to […]

Surplus Food For Groups | Shrewsbury Food Hub News

Wed 13 Sep 2023

Ronnie on the move!

Many locals will have seen our charity van, affectionately named Ronnie, driving around. You may have seen Ronnie yourself. But do you know what he gets up to and where he goes? Ronnie works very hard for us. On average, he is on the road 29 days out of every month, travelling 1400 miles every […]


Fri 1 Sep 2023

Barratt Homes donates £500 to the Hub

Barratt Homes has generously donated £500 to support our food redistribution service to our community. Sales manager Lucy Goulbourn, pictured here with Cam and Tam, visited the depot in August to find out more about the Hub’s day to day operations, and meet volunteers in action. Talking about why they made the donation, Adrian Evans, […]


Wed 23 Aug 2023

Food Hub calls in the gleaners!

At Shrewsbury Food Hub we strive to reduce food waste one bite at a time! This includes seasonal gleaning. Historically, gleaning meant gathering leftover grain after a harvest. For the hub it means gathering surplus fruit and vegetables from gardens, allotments and orchards. We then share this surplus produce with our community network in quantities […]