frequently Asked Questions

No, you do not have to visit the foodbank to be a member of Fairbite. It operates quite differently from the foodbank because you to have to join...

The food comes mainly from excess supermarket stocks. Often supermarkets find they have too much of a certain food or they are changing the brand...

No food is offered if it is past its use-by date since this might be unsafe. However, some items may be past their "Best-before" date.

The food club is intended for people and families that are struggling to pay their food bills due to low income or unexpected problems.

The items will be correctly labelled with food allergy information but it is your responsibility to check the packaging to confirm suitability for...

When you visit the shop you pay your £2 cash at the door. You must show your membership card or photo ID and pay your £2 before you shop.

We will communicate with using e-mail or text (SMS) according to your preference. Due to the high cost of postage we do not generally mail letters...

Parents with small children may bring them into the club while shopping but due to the limited space we may ask older children to wait outside the...

If you haven’t attended the shop for four weeks, your membership will be cancelled and offered to the next person on the waiting list.