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Post by kevinchess1 » Sat Feb 22, 2020 11:53 am

Not the ones I’ve worked in no.
In fact, some of the people who come in, Don’t look like they need food bank food
But the policy is ‘If in doubt, hand it out’

Can’t say I’ve ever seen Pancakes mix though
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Post by pakefield » Sat Feb 22, 2020 6:42 pm

You can only get stuff from a food bank if you have been referred, nobody can just turn up and get food.

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Post by kevinchess1 » Sat Feb 22, 2020 8:18 pm

Well, I worked for the Sally Army
They gave Food to anyone who asked without judgement
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Post by kevinchess1 » Sat Feb 22, 2020 10:25 pm

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Post by Sarah » Sat Feb 22, 2020 11:35 pm

I admittedly haven't worked in one, but believe that people attending food banks generally have the same biology and ability to consume the same food groups as everyone else.
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Post by AAAlphaThunder » Sun Feb 23, 2020 11:24 am

Sarah wrote:
Sat Feb 22, 2020 11:35 pm
I admittedly haven't worked in one, but believe that people attending food banks generally have the same biology and ability to consume the same food groups as everyone else.
Sorry, I don't understand what you mean?
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Post by Chadwick » Sun Feb 23, 2020 9:32 pm

AAAlphaThunder wrote:
Sun Feb 23, 2020 11:24 am
Sarah wrote:
Sat Feb 22, 2020 11:35 pm
I admittedly haven't worked in one, but believe that people attending food banks generally have the same biology and ability to consume the same food groups as everyone else.
Sorry, I don't understand what you mean?
I think Sarah means that people who go to foodbanks can eat the same food as people who don't use food banks.

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Post by blythburgh » Mon Feb 24, 2020 9:37 am

I accept that some people are vegetarian, pescatarian, vegan or have food intolerances/allergies but as far as I know these are catered for at food banks.

The food bank box in Tesco and other supermarkets do not go to the Salvation Army so only people who have a referral can use them. The SA is probably less strict on who gets the food.
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Post by kevinchess1 » Mon Feb 24, 2020 5:23 pm

blythburgh wrote:
Fri Feb 21, 2020 10:38 am
Why do I need to buy a mix which probably has additives when everything to make a pancake is in my cupboard. And probably 99% of every kitchen cupboard. They are a waste of money not to mention the environment
I was in the Coop, buying some Trojans :?, when i saw a packet of PM and flip it over to read the ingredients 'Just add an egg and milk or water' ... So, it's flour then?
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Post by emsky » Mon Feb 24, 2020 6:05 pm

kevinchess1 wrote:
Mon Feb 24, 2020 5:23 pm
blythburgh wrote:
Fri Feb 21, 2020 10:38 am
Why do I need to buy a mix which probably has additives when everything to make a pancake is in my cupboard. And probably 99% of every kitchen cupboard. They are a waste of money not to mention the environment
I was in the Coop, buying some Trojans :?, when i saw a packet of PM and flip it over to read the ingredients 'Just add an egg and milk or water' ... So, it's flour then?
Some contain dried egg and milk https://www.sainsburys.co.uk/webapp/wcs ... haker-155g

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