Entries by Jeremy

Successful Quiz Night for the Winchester Basics Bank

A major fundraising event was held at Christ Church Winchester on Saturday 22nd September, organised by the Winchester Basics Bank – which provides emergency food and clothing to people in difficulty. Over 150 people took part in the quiz in teams of 8 who were challenged with some tough questions by quiz supremo and local […]

Clarendon Way walkers raise £1500 for Winchester Basics Bank

A group of walkers took part in the Clarendon Way walk on Saturday 23 June to raise funds for Winchester Basics Bank. Signing up for a 5, 11, or 23 mile trek, the groups followed the route from Salisbury to Winchester raising over £1500 in the process on one of the hottest days of the year. […]

Clarendon Way Walk

      Come and join us on the Winchester Basics Bank Clarendon Way Walk! Saturday June 23rd You can walk the full 23-mile Salisbury to Winchester distance or walk just 11 miles or a shorter 5-mile route into Winchester. We will transport you to your start point by minibus from St. Peter’s School, Olivers […]

AGM News

Our AGM was held on 21st March with a high attendance. Mike Slinn reported it had been another successful year for Winchester Basics Bank. We have fed over 3000 people, we have around 160 agents referring clients from around 70 agencies across Winchester and District. We can always do with more volunteers. After all the […]

End of year Newsletter

Harvest Festival Once again we have been delighted by the generosity of the people of Winchester who have given so graciously. We have received around 60 donations from local schools, churches, uniformed organisations, business and shops. Waitrose arranged a one day special collection and customers gave an extra 30+ crates of food, in addition to […]

September 2017 Newsletter

School Holiday Lunch Scheme The school holiday lunch scheme supported over 100 children this year. We made the food available at different locations, to make it easier for families to access the service and this has been well received. We also delivered to those families unable to get to our locations. All of the feedback […]

Items in short supply

We are always grateful for every donation we receive. If you can help us out with any of the following items it would allow us to give a varied supply of food. Squash Fruit juice (UHT) Corned Beef Tinned Ham Tinned meat pies (no alcohol) Custard Tinned meat (e.g. stewing steak or chicken in white […]

Opening times

Opening times Tuesday:-  21a Penton Place, Milland Road, Highcliffe Open 10:00-15:00 Thursday:- St Barnabas Church, Fromond Road, Weeke Open 10:00-13:00 Friday:- St Luke’s Church, Mildmay Street, Stanmore  Open 10:30-12:30 Friday:- 21a Penton Place, Milland Road, Highcliffe Open 10:00-15:00