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...
Grant to support Fair Close

Grant to support Fair Close

The Fair Close Centre has been awarded a grant of £5000 from the Berkshire Community Foundation (BCF) to support its work delivering meals on wheels to the elderly and vulnerable citizens of West Berkshire. The grant comes from the BCF Coronavirus Appeal which has...
New partnership with Newbury Racecourse and Swift Couriers

New partnership with Newbury Racecourse and Swift Couriers

To meet the growing demand for the meals on wheels service for the most vulnerable and elderly in West Berkshire during the Coronavirus crisis, the Fair Close Centre has joined forces with Newbury Racecourse and Swift Couriers. Together the partnership has developed a...