May half term food offer
Leicester City Council is working in partnership with Samworth Brothers to give eligible families the opportunity to shop for free food and groceries for use over the May half term holiday.
Who can apply?
This offer is for families who have children that meet the following criteria:
- receive benefits-related free school meals
- who are in full time school (4 to 16 years)
- Live in Leicester City or attend a city school if they live outside of Leicester
Venue and dates
There will be five pop-up pantry venues across the city to choose from, each one providing parents/carer with the opportunity to collect healthy and nutritious food for the half-term.
- Forest Lodge Academy
Charnor Road, LE3 6LH
Thursday 26 May, 3.30pm – 5.30pm
- Leicester City Football Club
King Power Stadium, Filbert Way, LE2 7FL
Friday 27 May, 10.30am – 2pm
- Soar Valley College
Gleneagles Avenue, LE4 7GY
Friday 27 May, 3.30pm – 5.30pm
- Community Shop Stocking Farm
Marwood Road, LE4 2ED
Saturday 28 May, 11am – 2pm
- Evington Leisure Centre
Downing Drive, LE5 6LP
Sunday 29 May, 11am – 2pm
How to register
Registration closed on 10 May 2022
All forms submitted by the closing date are currently being processed and a response will be sent to the email address provided on the form.
Places for the food offer are limited and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis to those who meet all of the above registration criteria.