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...
Lord Woolton Pie for lunch on VE+75 Day

Lord Woolton Pie for lunch on VE+75 Day

The Fair Close community celebrated VE+75 Day with a special lunch menu for the meals on wheels service delivered by our wonderful volunteers, many of whom dressed up forties-style for the occasion! Designed by the Newbury Racecourse team of chefs, the VE+75 Day lunch...
A Message from Sebastian Coe

A Message from Sebastian Coe

Volunteers are the lifeblood of any charity and the army of Fair Close volunteers have risen to the challenge of delivering hot lunches to senior citizens across West Berkshire during the lockdown. Whilst we hope they know that they are hugely appreciated, it is...