·            Food support for South Brent & Rattery: The Buckfastleigh Food Bank covers the areas of South Brent and Rattery. The foodbank is part of the Trussell Trust run by local people for local people and relies on the community’s support to ensure they can continue to help people who are going hungry. To support the vital work of the foodbank please:

1.        Donate Food – most needed: long-life milk, fruit juice, tinned fish, meat and fruit, pasta sauce and gluten-free products. Please leave in the Foodbank box in South Brent Co-op.

2.        Donate Money - One-off gifts: Ideally please use BACS transfer to: Buckfastleigh PCC Foodbank; sort code 40-52-40; account no: 00023172. Or if you need to send by cheque, then please make it payable to Buckfastleigh PCC Foodbank and send it to:- Mrs Janet McLellan, Foodbank Treasurer, 127 Oaklands Park, Buckfastleigh TQ11 0BW. To use Gift Aid: download the Gift Aid Form from the website buckfastleigh.foodbank.org.uk

If you are currently short of money and/or food, or have a neighbour or a friend who is, contact Buckfastleigh Food Bank to find out how to make a request for a food parcel. The quickest way is to phone 01364 643120 (not the number shown in the Parish Council Newsletter) and leave a message, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and someone will contact you on a Friday morning.