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The Bread and Butter Thing - Sale West

The Bread and Butter Thing is now at Sale West Community Centre every Monday afternoon, providing weekly groceries at a low price.

They get supplies from the stuff you hear about in the news going to waste – perfectly good food that just isn’t needed by supermarkets, factories or farms.

This means that you don’t get a choice about what you are given – but you do get three bags of shopping (one fresh fruit and veg, one fridge goods, one store-cupboard goods) for £7.50. You can also get a larger or smaller order to suit your household.

You don’t have to take food every week – and if you’re not sure if it’s for you, you can sign up and get your first order for free just to try it out. The scheme is open to anyone, from any area (but if you’re a long way from us, you can call 07984356407 to check if there’s a TBBT hub nearer to you).

How to sign up to The Bread and Butter Thing

Step 1 – Send a text to 07984 356407 with your full name, your postcode and the hub name (Sale West). If you want a vegetarian order, add “vegetarian” to the end of your text.  

Step 2 – TBBT will send you a text every Saturday to see if you want an order on the following Monday. Reply “YES” to the text by 10:00 Sunday, and say which size of order you would like:

  • Single (one bag, £4.00)
  • Family (three bags, £7.50)
  • Extra Large (six bags, £15)

Step 3 – Collect and pay for your order at Sale West Community Centre on Monday between 1.30-2pm. You can pay by cash or card.

For more information about TBBT, visit their website or contact the Centre.

Who to contact

Bread and Butter thing website

Where to go

Venue Address
Sale West Youth & Community Centre
Newbury Avenue
M33 4QW

When is it on?

Days & Times
Monday Afternoons

Who is it for?

Offering Services To
Young Parents

How to use this service

Referral Required?
Cost Information
Single (one bag, £4.00) Family (three bags, £7.50) Extra Large (six bags, £15)
Last updated date:
19 June 2020

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