Manchester Central Foodbank is celebrating its First Year Anniversary this week. It is the only student-led Foodbank in the country and the only one in central Manchester. In the first year it has fed over 1,700 people who have been referred by close to 100 different agencies.
The Hurtado Jesuit Centre in Wapping has spent the last six months engaged in dialogue and consultation with the local community. On Monday 29th September 2014 it launched the report: Welcome to Wapping the value of community in a Tower Hamlets village.