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NEWS AND UPDATES

Read the latest news from Masbro and our sister community centres - plus local news updates throughout the present health crisis.
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Chair of Urban Partnership Group Lends A Hand

Kamini Sanghani, Chair of UPG lends a hand with food distribution at the White City Community Centre.  It was wonderful to have Kamini on board as part of the  Food Distribution Team.

Over 90 bags of food was distributed to local residents.

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White City Food Bank featured on H&F HOT TOPICS

It was  great having UPG's work featured on the LBHF website Here's what Cllr Sue Fennimore, H&F Council Deputy Leader had to say:

“We’ve been really impressed how everyone is willing and able to give up their time to deliver such a vital service in such a time of crisis"

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H&F Takes the knee and says with one voice that Black Lives Matter

The appalling killing of George Floyd on 25 May, resident of Minnesota, by a Minneapolis police officer is all the more painful coming after so many others:

It is an outrage. We stand in solidarity with people protesting around the world striving for change.

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Local MP joins in plus and letter of support from Deputy Lieutenant

Andy Slaughter popped in to the White City distribution centre on Thursday 7th May and helped serve out the food . Andy is a great supporter of UPG over the years and we have his full support  .  .  .

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Families Come Together Fundraising Though Masbro Children's Centre

Donations bring children fun during lockdown! Enterprising local mums helped 100 children in Masbro Children's Centre area by fundraising to buy over £1500 of toys, board games and books . . .

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Thank you to all our supporters

Masbro UPG would like to say thank you to our food suppliers, volunteers and staff for all your help and support in serving our community. We couldn't do it without you!  . . .

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COMMUNITY KITCHEN NEWS

Community Kitchen becomes food distribution outlet

Edward Woods (UPG) had a community kitchen once a week before the Coronavirus shut us down. Not to be beaten we have turned our community kitchen into a food distribution outlet . . .

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FOOD DISTRIBUTION OUTLETS

Masbro, Edward Woods and White City

We have delivered over 1200 food packages and meals since the lockdown on 17th March. But not just any food, this a selection of fresh vegetables & fruit, ready meals, cakes and soft drinks . . .

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MASBRO REINVENTED

Lock Down 2020

We are tackling the Covid 19 crises head on - supporting our NHS staff, carers, bus and shop workers. Food distribution is key and we have three food distribution centres . . .