Mayor’s Christmas Appeal

The Mayor of Broxtowe, Councillor David Grindell, has officially launched his 2022 Christmas Appeal.

Mayor of the Borough of Broxtowe, Councillor David Grindell is asking those residents who can, to donate from the list of festive items below so that we can ensure that those using foodbanks this year receive some festive treats along withThe Mayor's Christmas Appeal 2022 their usual packages.

Councillor Grindell says: “Christmas is coming, and for many it will be very difficult because of increasing food and energy prices and we all are concerned about the future.

I know how successful and generous those of you who took part in both the 2020 and 2021 appeal were, and as Christmas is a time of giving I am asking you again to show that we are a caring community, and to make sure that no one will go hungry in Broxtowe this Christmas.”

We are working with local foodbanks and schools across the Borough, and we are asking you to donate any of the following items to help the appeal by 2nd December to any of the foodbanks listed below.

You can find a list below of what items are needed for donations this year.

Items needed for The Mayor's Christmas Appeal
Items Needed

Christmas puddings

Christmas cakes


Biscuits for cheese

Cranberry sauce

Soft drinks such as Shloer

Candy canes

Christmas tree chocolate decorations


Food banks and opening times
Food Bank Opening Times

Beeston Hope House, NG9 2RF

Monday - Thursday 9.30am-4pm, Friday 9am-12pm, Saturday 9.30am-10.30am

Broxtowe Community Project, 32 High Road, Chilwell, NG9 4AE

Drop off on Saturday morning between 10am and 12pm. A collection box is outside for other items.

Chilwell Phoenix Food Bank, Inham Nook Pavilion, Pearson Avenue, NG9 4GC


Chilwell Inham Nook Foodbank, St Barnabas Church Barn Croft, Inham Nook, Chilwell, Nottingham, NG9 4HU

Tuesdays 2pm-4pm

Stapleford Church at Montrose Court off Melbourne Road

Monday and Wednesday 10am-11.30am

The Haven Church and Community Centre, Wadsworth Road, Stapleford, NG9 8BD

Tuesday and Friday 10am-12pm

Eastwood Food Bank, Eastwood Volunteer Bureau, Wellington Place, Eastwood, NG16 3GB

Monday to Friday 9am-2pm

Brinsley Food Bank



You can find a list below of what schools are taking part in the appeal.

Schools Participating

John Clifford

Bispham Junior School

Eskdale Junior School

George Spencer Academy

The Springbank Academy

Florence Nightingale Academy

Alderman White

Bramcote College

Beeston Rylands Junior School

Civic Office
tel: 0115 917 3210