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FOOD 4 community larder open to all residents of Bedford.

Updated 1.02.21

Opening times
Tuesday 9:30 for ticket slots. 10:30am - 1:30pm for service.
Friday    9:30 for ticket slots.  10:30am  - 1:30pm for service

In partnership with our suppliers, Food4 operates a free-to-use food distribution service, accessed by a broad cross-section of our local community here in Bedford. Supplying fruit, veg and bakery items (along with the odd treat now and then!) donated directly from local suppliers, which would otherwise have ended up as waste. Our main focus is on the positive effects Food4 has, not just for those who visit us, but also for the wider community and environment.

If possible please bring re-usable bags to pack your items in.

We stock the following fresh items

  • fruit, vegetables, salad
  • bread, sweet and savory pastries
  • tea, coffee, hot chocolate, sugar.
  • We also stock dried pantry items such as
  • tinned beans, soup, tomatoes
  • dried pasta, rice, cereals.
  • Feminine hygiene products, nappies and toiletries are also available.


Who to contact


Where to go

Back of the YMCA furniture shop
3, Church Arcade
MK40 1LQ
Get directions

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Tuesday and Friday 9:30 for ticket slots. 10:30am - 1:30pm for service.
Time of day

Other Details

Age Bands
11-14 years old
18-25 years old
Parents and carers
15-17 years old
0-4 years old
5-10 years old
SEN Provision Type