The Gift of Giving: Bude Foodbank collection at The Bude Christmas Fayre

By Ari Winfield:

The Gift of Giving: Bude Foodbank collection at The Bude Christmas Fayre


Bude Foodbank will have a collection at the upcoming Bude Christmas Fayre, and they are asking for donations to help make Christmas for local families in need.

They have provided a list of items that they would really appreciate:

  • Mince pies
  • Apple pies
  • Hot chocolate
  • Christmas puddings
  • Christmas cake
  • Shortbread biscuits
  • Boxes of biscuits
  • Children’s selection chocolate packs
  • Boxes of chocolates
  • Large bars of chocolate
  • Christmas crackers
  • Jams and pickles
  • Chocolate spread
  • Tinned ham & salmon
  • Snacks & nibbles (crisps, peanuts, popcorn, etc.)
  • Trifle mix (sponge, jelly, etc)
  • Serviettes
  • Evaporated milk
  • Gravy granules
  • Anything you see on the shelf that you think might be nice for a family this Christmas! And of course that will still be in date by Christmas day.


The foodbank have also said donations of presents would be gratefully accepted too, including stocking fillers, toys and teddies, or anything else that you think might make a nice gift for children.


The Bude Christmas Fayre will be held across both the Parkhouse Centre and The Castle on Sunday 2nd December, from 11am to 4pm. The collection for Bude Foodbank will be situated in the Parkhouse Centre.

Free entry for all ages. Please RSVP to the event via the Castle Facebook page here for your chance to win a voucher for complimentary mulled wine and mince pie on the day:


If you should have any questions regarding the Christmas fayre, please do not hesitate to get in touch for more information, please email or call 01288 357300.

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