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Community Pantry – how you can help, what we need

Our pantry is supported by our regular Patreon community and by folks ‘paying forward‘ on a one-off basis. Want to support us with non-cash donations? That’s also very helpful, but please read this first! Donations of food and essentials can … Continue reading

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What’s on April 2022

Saturday 16 April 2022, 12 – 9pm Our friends at Roots Vegan Street food will be in serving yummy things – drinks available from the cafe

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How to write a bio – for artists, writers and musicians

As a grassroots venue that showcases new artists for the most part, we often see people struggling with writing a bio for the first time. In a culture where we’re taught not to blow our own trumpet or talk about … Continue reading

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Hunting Hearts & friends are back with Yuletide Queer!

It’s about time Hunting Hearts returned to The Art House, their last gig being the now famous beforetime bash with BRASHER in March 2020 a few weeks before the national lockdown. They’re back, and ready to… reads notes… Deliver you … Continue reading

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Our approach to veganism in our pantry

Waste and purity, or practicality? On our approach to supplying vegan food in our pantry. Each week we have a delivery of supermarket surplus food diverted from bins, which we redistribute. Although most of it is vegan, occasionally non-vegan things … Continue reading

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Ready, steady VACCINATE

We have been asked to help find volunteer marshals to assist with the vaccination programme in the SO16 area for a period of at least three months.PPE will be supplied and a full health risk assessment. Tea and coffee provided, … Continue reading

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Covid update

Covid update. Today’s announcement by the govt about earlier closing times for pubs etc will not impact our planned activities as we already had an earlier finish time to reduce contact. In addition, we have 2m distant seating, staggered booking … Continue reading

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Update for 22 August and plans!

It is getting chillier and meeting up outside is becoming harder as the weather changes. We are committed to keeping our community safe, we also recognise the importance of creative and social events for wellbeing. Our space is being rearranged … Continue reading

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Community Pantry

We have recently started a community pantry with food from Fareshare. Dates for the pantry are: Saturday 24 July 12-3pm alongside our Kerbside collection. Groceries, chilled meals and pay-as-you-feel takeaway and smoothies. Wednesday 28 July 12-3pm Veggies, fruit, bread and … Continue reading

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Our first tentative steps to reopening and the safety measures we have today

Update on our first kerbside collection today – it was steady and chilled, we sold out of the food we’d made and had a lovely time, it was so good to see some of our regulars after a 4 month … Continue reading

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