January 28 2015 Latest news:
Hearty meals are being served up in a church hall in a bid to tackle the increasing problem of loneliness and rural isolation.
More foodbank users in Lowestoft are requiring longer-term help from the charity as a result of changes to the benefits system, organisers have warned.
The EDP’s chief Norwich City football writer Paddy Davitt has published his debut novel which he hopes will raise funds for those in Norfolk forced to turn to foodbanks.
They went head-to-head to help raise the profile of the region’s foodbanks - now they want you to do your bit to help raise some cash.
Two of Norfolk’s sporting legends took to the aisles in a supermarket dash challenge to raise funds for foodbanks in their hour of need.
They are two finely honed competitors. One is used to duking it out in the boxing ring, the other tackling opponents on the football pitch.
A charity that provides food for the poor in the Waveney area is set to help more people this year than in the first year it started.
The EDP and Evening News have teamed up with the East of England Co-op to support its annual Foodbank Appeal and every day this week we are profiling the region’s foodbanks. Today LUCY CLAPHAM goes behind the scenes in Great Yarmouth.
As part of the East of England Co-op Foodbank Appeal 2014, which the EDP and Norwich Evening News are backing, we are profiling foodbanks around the region. kate scotter reports on how the Mid Norfolk Foodbank has not only served thousands of people but also brought the community together.
As part of the East of England Co-op Foodbank Appeal 2014, which the EDP and Norwich Evening News are backing, we profile foodbanks around the region. Alex Hurrell visited Cromer and District Foodbank to hear about its life-changing work
Generous children and parents at Thetford Busy Bees have been collecting tinned and dried food to donate to those in need.
It was an elite gathering that attracted VIPs including Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, Simon Cowell, Mary Berry, Harry Potter and Superman to a small Norfolk village.
Workers at a Norfolk care farm made a special delivery in Suffolk to help provide top produce to a foodbank.
A village will be invaded by scarecrows to help a foodbank which supports people across north Norfolk.
An open day to raise awareness of a Thetford community centre proved a success at the weekend.
Foodbank clubs aiming to beat summer holiday hunger have proved so popular they could be expanded next year, charity bosses have said.
Donations to a foodbank charity which is helping families in crisis have nearly tripled over one year.
A shortlist of finalists has been drawn up for north Norfolk’s first-ever event honouring individuals, businesses and projects making an outstanding contribution to their communities.
On most days, Annie Nugent’s breakfast is a single vitamin tablet, washed down with a glass of water.
She skips lunch, eating her only meal of the day in the evening when her three sons have returned from school.
After celebrating its first full year of operation, a Dereham-based charity has highlighted the community effort which is helping meet a growing need for emergency food among those in financial crisis.
A trio of churches have clubbed together to ensure no one in Great Yarmouth goes hungry by launching their own independent foodbank.
Pleas from two women passionate about the importance of the Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB) have helped thaw frosty relations between the charity and North Walsham Town Council.
A campaign urging residents across Norfolk and Suffolk to donate the “free” item received in buy-one-get-one-free supermarket deals to a local foodbank has been launched by Rosedale Funeral Home.