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Feed Your Family For £50 A Fortnight

Hollie in Asda holding food from the Just Essentials range

With budgets getting increasingly tighter, I’ve been to Asda to check out the Just Essentials range and managed to create a fortnight’s meal plan and the shopping list to go with it that I hope will help lots of families out during the cost of living crisis. Everyone’s family is different It’s worth mentioning that […] Read more…

Hull and East Yorkshire Foodbank Locations and Opening Times

Self-referral and you don’t need to be in receipt of benefits: Beannie Street Foodbank Location: (the old) Zetland Arms, 139 Portobello Street, Hull, HU9 3NP Opening times: Mon 9:00-12:00, Tues 9:00-12:00, Wed 9:00-12:00 Cottingham Foodbank Location: Zion Church, 213 Hallgate, Cottingham, HU16 4BB Opening times: Wed 10:00-11:30 Hull Vineyard Foodbank Location: The Vineyard Centre, Beverley […] Read more…

How to reduce your grocery bill as prices soar 

In May this year, supermarket inflation reached its highest rate in 13 years, a surge that added a heavy £380 to the average annual food bill. This can especially affect families and those hoping to boost their credit score and save money. Keeping the food bill to a minimum requires getting savvier at grocery shopping. […] Read more…

National Pizza Week Best Deals and Discounts

Whether you’re dining out or tucking into a tasty slice at home, we’ve got all the deals, best-sellers and new launches ready for the UK’s first-ever National Pizza Week with thanks to the members of The Pizza, Pasta & Italian Food Association (PAPA). For all the latest National Pizza Week news head over to https://www.itspizzaweek.com/ Supermarket […] Read more…