Are you struggling to get food supplies? WALYC staff can offer support with food hampers for those affected by the following
- Those self-isolating due to being in the shielded category *
- Self-isolating, suspected or confirmed COVID 19
- Those with income issues
- Those unable to get enough food with in their locality (eg lack of facilities lack of car).
- Those in the above categories without family / friend support for getting food.
*If you are in the shielded category please please register with Wigan Council or call 01942 489018.
Please don’t leave it too late, we normally need a day or two to turn something around on supplying food to families.
How we respond to those in High Need will vary in each part of the Borough, so get in touch and we can sort things out ASAP.
In the meantime this page will have information on what we know about food supply in the Wigan Borough.
Please not that WALYC have no financial benefit from anyone who is listed here.
If you want to be added to this page as a Food supplier who is either able to provide deliveries or as an alternative to reliance on supermarkets email Peter at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Free School Meals to Continue Via a Voucher Scheme
Evoucher issued for one and only one of the following (01/04/2020)
- Aldi (from 21/04/2020)
Hoping to expand to other retailers. Cannot be spent on things like alcohol lottery etc, but otherwise not restricted.
If you have NOT BEEN contacted by your children’s school please do so as soon as possible.
This is what we know about Supermarkets in the area. We will update when we know about Carer Friendly hours.
|WHO||GENERAL HOURS||KEY WORKER HOURS||DELIVER||CARERS COVERD BY KW HOURS?||LIMITS||Age Limits|
|ALDI||8am to 8pm 10am to 4am||30 mins before opening.||No||Unknown||4 items|
|ASDA||8am to 8pm 11-5pm||in larger stores every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 8am to 9am.||Yes – online shop||3 per item|
|B&M||??||10% off for NHS workers||No||Unknown|
|COOP||7am to 8pm||8-9am||No||Unknown||2 per item|
|ICELAND||Varies||Last hour||Yes, from instore shop||Unknown||Usually 2 items|
|MORRISONS||varies||Mon-Sat 7-8am||Unknown||4 per item|
|SAINBURYS||8am and 8pm||8am to 9am every Monday, Wednesday and Friday||YES||3 per item|
|TESCO||varies||Unknown||3 per item||Checking ages|
|The Stable Door Cafe||Thompson House Equestrian Centre, Pepper Lane, Standish Wigan, United Kingdom||No||Yes||Call the stable door on 01257676076|
or My-Life 01257472900 https://www.facebook.com/stabledoorcafe/
|£15||Hampers will be delivered every Thursday.|
Payment will be taken on ordering the hamper over the phone so no contact is needed.
|Top Banana||Leigh Market,||No||Yes||07377738546 to order a veg and fruit box||£30||Deliver to a 5 mile radius of leigh|
|Listers Master Butchers||15 Gas Street, Leigh||No||Yes – 🍗Monday- Leigh & Lowton|
🍖Tuesday – Atherton, Tyldesley & Leigh
🥩Wednesday – Leigh
|https://www.facebook.com/ListersMasterButchers1||Different prices for different sized hampers.|
|Greenslate Farm||Greenslate Lodge, Orrell, WN5 7BG||No||Yes||https://www.facebook.com/GreenslateFarm order food online||Different prices for different sized hampers £7.50-£20||Can order fruit, veg and meat all separate tat different prices.|
|Boxed Fresh Veg||Westhoughton||No||Yes||https://www.facebook.com/boxedfreshvegetables message through facebook or Call , Text, Whatsapp 07880752456||£25||Deliver 10 miles of Westhoughton|
|Fruit and Veg Deliveries||Leigh?||No||Yes||https://www.facebook.com/fruitNVegdelivery call 07588327654||Large mixed box – £25 XL mixed box – £35||Deliver to Leigh, Atherton, Hindley, Golborne and Newton|
Bents Food Hall
Pick up only.
Orders by 7pm., open for pickup between 9-3 https://www.facebook.com/pg/grangefarmstore/