The Bridge Community Food Market

Fighting hunger, poverty and food waste.
Supporting wellness, recovery and inclusion.

Food too good to waste. 

We offer food industry surplus which would otherwise go to waste, giving the community access to healthy affordable food.



Our Mission: To Reduce Food Waste and Social Isolation

Our services are open to anyone and everyone, particularly those who find themselves in the following situations;

  • Disadvantaged families who may find themselves in a crisis situation.
  • JAM (just about managing) families.
  • Those who are lonely and vulnerable.
  • People who may have to choose between heating and eating.

Join us to save food and change lives in your community. If you can help by donating your time, energy and skills even for a few hours please get in touch.

Food waste in the UK

According to the most recent report by the charity Waste and Resources Action Programme (WRAP), the UK produced around 9.5 million tonnes of food waste

million tonnes (70%) from households.
million tonnes (16%) from manufacturers.
million tonnes (12%) from hospitality and food service (HaFS).

“Without this place I could not survive. It’s a good job that we have a place like this”

An incredible experience awaits. A welcoming environment, friendly staff, affordable prices and a home from home.
the bridge at leigh building
everyone is welcome

Your donations make a huge difference and go towards helping us maintain our services to the benefit of the local community.

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