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Council helps to fund new food bank launch

By Western Morning News  |  Posted: October 12, 2012

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A roving food bank scheme in Ivybridge that will provide emergency parcels to local people in crisis has been given a boost of £1,300 from South Hams District Council.

The new scheme comes after a rise in the numbers of individuals and families accessing a Plymouth-based food bank service.

The Ivybridge Food Bank, which plans to launch before Christmas, will also serve the needs of people living in Yealmpton, Bittaford, Modbury, Cornwood, Brixton, Ugborough, Sparkwell, Shaugh Prior, Lee Moor and Wotter.

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