Double Matched Funding day 11th December 2020

Double Matched Funding day 11th December 2020

We are really excited to announce that we are one of the ten charitable projects selected by the Greenham Trust for their Christmas Double Matched Fundraising Day on The Good Exchange. We are raising funds to maintain and sustain our core services for the next phase...
National Lottery grant for Fair Close

National Lottery grant for Fair Close

Huge thanks to the National Lottery Fund who have given Age Concern Newbury which runs the Fair Close Centre a grant to enhance our welfare support to provide the service to our members in the evenings and at weekends until the end of March. The grant has enabled us...
Centre open for lunch!

Centre open for lunch!

The Centre has re-opened its doors to serve freshly cooked hot lunches seven days a week. The opening weekend was a huge success with fish and chips served on Friday, brunch on Saturday and a roast on Sunday. Head Chef Sophie and the kitchen team have designed a...
Newbury MP delivers Meals on Wheels

Newbury MP delivers Meals on Wheels

Our Meals on Wheels team were delighted to welcome Laura Farris, MP for Newbury to deliver hot lunches last Friday. The Meals on Wheels service continues to provide a vital service for older people across the Newbury district who are not yet able to venture out. If...
High Sheriff visits Fair Close

High Sheriff visits Fair Close

The newly appointed High Sheriff of Berkshire, Mrs Mary Riall visited the Fair Close Centre to meet with volunteer drivers, staff and Meals on Wheels Co-ordinators. After meeting staff and volunteers who were in the midst of collecting the hot lunch service to deliver...