The Oxford Foodbank collects surplus food from supermarkets and wholesalers (fruit, vegetables, dairy and bakery that would otherwise have gone to waste) and delivers it for free to charities who cook for people. Our twin aims are to reduce food … Read More
The Gatehouse is a drop-in cafe with an open door for anyone who is 25 or over. It is open Monday – Friday 5.00-7.00 pm, Sundays 4.00-6.00pm, at the St Giles Parish Rooms, 10 Woodstock Road, near the centre of Oxford. (map it)
The Gatehouse accepts people just as they are. You can always get tea, coffee, sandwiches, fresh fruit and cake. Home-made soup is also provided during the winter months.
The Gatehouse could not operate without the generosity of those who support it financially, make food, and work during sessions. Volunteers are highly valued in this organisation.
The Gatehouse would like to say a massive thank you to all the volunteers, food groups and staff involved in the Food Safety Inspection on the 15th September. We achieved the highest score of 5 which means we are officially … Read More
There are so many people who help the Gatehouse – in so many different ways, and we are very grateful for all that support. There’s the host of volunteers who look after guests in the sessions, whether by serving food, … Read More