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Bexley Foodbank holding Welling collection

PUBLISHED: 14:02 03 July 2013 | UPDATED: 14:02 03 July 2013

Rev Rob Stevens with Bexley Foodbank volunteer Jenny Weaver

Rev Rob Stevens with Bexley Foodbank volunteer Jenny Weaver

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Bexley Foodbank is hosting a collection in Tesco’s in Welling this weekend to try and battle food poverty.

Volunteers from the Avery Hill Christian Fellowship on Friday and Saturday (July 5 and 6) in the Embassy Park store from 9am to 6pm.

Last month the foodbank said they had experienced a 25 per cent increase in traffic since changes to the benefit system were introduced in April.

Contact Rev Rob Stevens on info@bexley.foodbank.org.uk for more information. The foodbank is open at Avery Hill Christian Fellowship in Southspring, Sidcup, on Tuesdays from 10am to 1pm and Thursdays from 12pm to 3pm.


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