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Fridge for the Community

We are currently open 

Community Fridge - Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

6pm till 7pm

Community Fridge - Wednesday midday till 1pm

Community Fridge, Clothing and toiletries - Monday 6pm till 7pm


From Wednesday 11th August 

Commnity Fridge - Wednesday 12pm to 1pm; Thursday 5.30pm to 7pm

Commnity Fridge, Clothing and toiletries - Friday 5.30pm to 7pm 

Community Fridge will be run with 7 volunteers, no hot meal will be cooked by volunteers.

The Way Ministry ~ The Queens Arms

Hot meal, pudding & fruit to take away

Sunday 3pm-4pm

 

Last updated 22/07/2021

Fridge for the Community is a scheme offering FREE food in support of those most in need.

The scheme is run by New Beginnings, Queens Arms (alcohol free pub), 24 Great Knollys Street, Reading.

No referral needed. Pop in for some food, a cuppa and a chat.

 

Who to contact

Telephone
07421 998 208
E-mail
contactus@newbeginningsreading.org
Website
https://newbeginningsreading.org/

Where to go

Name
Queens Arms (alcohol free pub)
Address
24
Great Knollys Street
Reading
Postcode
RG1 7HL

Time / Date Details

Time of day
Afternoon

Other Details

Costs

Is there a charge for
using this service?
No
Wheelchair accessible?
Yes

Availability

Referral required
No

This information has been collected from third party providers therefore the Reading Services Guide, Reading Borough Council (RBC) and Brighter Futures for Children (BFfC) cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of this information and recommends that parents, carers, young people, residents and professionals check with providers regarding DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) and OFSTED registrations and CQC registrations. Information collected by Reading Service Guide; is used solely to implement and supply the Family Information Service (FIS), Special Educational Needs & Disabilities - Reading's Local Offer, Adults & Carers Support Group and Reading Youth.