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Advent Calendar Collection

Local Funeral Directors Ernest Heal & Sons of 5 South Rd, Broadwell, Coleford GL16 7BH have very kindly offered to act as a collection point for Advent Calendars to be distributed by The Forest Foodbank to local people in crisis. If you would like to donate, please do so by November 17th so we can get them […]

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Christmas Closure 2017

We will be closed over the following dates MONDAY 25TH DECEMBER 2017        –    COLEFORD CLOSED TUESDAY 26TH DECEMBER 2017        –    CINDERFORD CLOSED WEDNESDAY 27TH DECEMBER 2017    –    LYDNEY CLOSED THURSDAY 28TH DECEMBER 2017        –    COLEFORD CLOSED FRIDAY 29TH DECEMBER 2017               –    CINDERFORD CLOSED MONDAY 1ST JANUARY 2018            –        COLEFORD CLOSED ALL DISTRIBUTION CENTRES WILL RE-OPEN […]

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Facebook and Website link failure

You may have noticed that the Facebook feed is not showing on our home page, you can still access our Facebook page by clicking on the Facebook icon at the bottom of our homepage. Hopefully should be fixed soon.

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Help support The Forest Foodbank with food and funds this Harvest!

Foodbanks rely on donations of both food and money to help them provide this vital service of supporting people facing a crisis within communities across the UK. Without your goodwill, foodbanks would really struggle to operate and that’s why your support is needed more than ever this Harvest. Donate food   The change in the […]

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Bank Holiday 28th August 2017 – Coleford Distribution Centre Closed

Please don’t forget the distribution centre in Coleford will be closed on Monday 28th August.

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An Evening of Song at Christchurch Church – Saturday 28th October 2017 – 7.30 pm

Please click here for details: An Evening of Song at Christchurch Church

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Update to our volunteer request in July – We are now fully covered

Due to the amazing response we have had for volunteers we have filled our volunteer spaces and our thanks go to everyone who has contacted us to give their time to help local people in crisis. Without these precious volunteers we would not be able to run, thank you for the great response to our need at […]

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Coleford Foodbank Closure

Coleford Foodbank will be closed on Monday 28th August as it’s a Bank Holiday

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An Evening of Dining, Singing and Donating

Katie and Charles Taylor of the Hot Pot Pottery in Christchurch are very kindly hosting an evening of summer dining  in support of the Forest Foodbank. AN EVENING OF DINING, DONATING & SINGING! @HotPotPottery to help support the Forest Food Bank   At Hot Pot Pottery we believe in enjoying good food, having fun and […]

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Volunteer of the Year 2017

We are delighted to hear that our Volunteers Manager Yvonne Wood has been voted as the Forest Volunteer of the Year 2017.  A very well-deserved award!  Congratulations Yvonne

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