If you are part of an organisation that provides free food to people in Exeter and the surrounding areas, Exeter Food Action may be able to help you. Exeter Food Action get food donations from a number of suppliers, usually surplus or with damaged packaging, but always safe to eat, which is distributed to organisations that do not make a profit from the food, such as soup kitchens, on a first-come, first-served basis. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to see if you can benefit.
The table below is a list of free food in Exeter, who provides it, when and where. ECI provides no guarantee that this information is up-to-date or completely accurate.
|Monday||19.00 – 20.00||Cross Lines – Russell Street (behind DSS)||Hot food, hot drinks, clothing, etc.|
|Tuesday||19.00 – 20.30||Cross Lines – Russell Street (behind DSS)||Hot food, hot drinks, clothing, etc.|
|Wednesday||18.30 – 20.30||Exeter Cathedral Chapter House||Filled jacket potatoes, hot drinks|
|Thursday||18.00 – 19.00||St David’s Church, Hele Road, Opposite Exeter College
(Note: Closed Christmas Day, open New Years Day)
|Soup, sandwiches, cakes, hot drinks, blankets, clothing, sleeping bags, etc.|
|Friday||18.00 – 19.15||Cross Lines (with the River Church) – Russell Street (behind DSS)||Soup, light snacks, hot drinks|
|Saturday||08.00 – 10.00
18.00 – 19.15
|Crosslines – Russell Street (behind DSS)||Breakfast, hot drinks
Stew, hot drinks
|Saturday||13.30||St Sidwell’s Methodist Church||Hot food, hot drinks|
|Sunday||13.00||Salvation Army||Light lunch|