Advent in Reverse – Update

Advent in Reverse – Update

Although Advent is a long way away now, it’s appropriate to put on record what year 7 students at The Corsham School did in December 2018. They were set a challenge by Mrs E Fairbairn, Year 7 Learning Manager to make, decorate and fill “Reverse Advent Calendars”. Each...
Food bank update – Update

Food bank update – Update

Before Christmas our volunteers worked feverishly every Tuesday and Saturday morning, date-checking the food, making sure the shelves were loaded and that there were no shortages of the basics, in readiness for packing the special food parcels at the beginning of...

Calling all you Co-op shoppers! – Update

Corsham Churches Foodbank has been included once again in the next round of the Co-op’s Community Fund. This is a system whereby every shopper who has a Co-op membership card will get back 5% of the purchase price on any Co-op branded item that they can then spend,...

Corsham Churches Foodbank – Update November 2017

A big thank you to all the Churches and local schools who were so generous at Harvest. Our cupboards are now well stocked for the nominations we will be getting to help local families over the Christmas period. Although there will still be some items we will need to...
The Foodbank’s Little Helpers – Update

The Foodbank’s Little Helpers – Update

On 21st November we had a visit from around 50 children from Reception Class and Year 5, all pupils at St Patrick’s Roman Catholic Primary School in Corsham. The school has a practice of “buddying up” the Reception Class with pupils in Year 5 – and it seems to work...