Press enquiries

For urgent out of hours press enquiries please contact Chris Mould, Executive Chairman, 07881 624887 or Molly Hodson, PR Manager, 07877 889462.

All other press calls please phone 01722 580182, thank you.

We are happy to assist journalists with:

  • Interviews with staff
  • Personal stories (and interviews where appropriate)
  • Press releases
  • Visits to projects in UK and Bulgaria (regrettably we do not pay expenses)
  • Photo library

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Press office

Molly Hodson, PR and Marketing Manager:

Direct line 01722 580182


Press Releases


22/08/2014: School holidays leave kids hungry for three meals a day

12/08/2014: Foodbanks launch radical new 'financial triage' pilot funded by Martin Lewis

12/06/2014: Trussell Trust Chairman gives hard-hitting evidence to Panel on Independence of Voluntary Sector

25/04/2014: Trussell Trust overwhelmed by kindness of public as donations soar following MoS piece

20/04/2014: Trussell Trust response given to Mail on Sunday ahead of their article

16/04/2014: Latest foodbank figures hit 900,000, and this is the tip of the iceberg

16/12/2013: Briefing for MPs ahead of debate on 18th December

05/12/2013: 500,000 turn to foodbanks since April 2013

16/10/2013 Tripling in foodbank usage sparks Trussell Trust to call for an inquiry

04/09/2013 ‘DWP has broken agreement between Jobcentres and foodbanks' says Trussell Trust following PMQs 

11/07/2013 Tesco food appeal collects 3.5 million meals for people in need

11/07/2013 Increasing numbers turning to foodbanks since April's welfare reforms

01/07/2013 1 in 5 parents struggling to feed their children

01/07/2013 Trussell Trust named Britain's Most Admired Charity

24/04/2013 Biggest ever increase in numbers helped by foodbanks

06/04/2013 Trolleys to help stop UK food poverty

18/03/2013 UK Foodbanks launch £1M emergency appeal ahead of welfare reforms

05/03/2013 Kellogg's report highlights levels of UK food poverty

06/02/2013 Trussell Trust disturbed by Downing Street's comments on hunger

16/10/2012 100,000 Britons fed by foodbanks in six months

24/08/2012 Statement on Trussell Trust's position regarding changes to Social Fund

09/08/2012 'Don't ignore hunger on our doorstep' foodbanks warn ahead of Hunger Summit

26/04/2012 Foodbanks double numbers fed in one year

04/04/2012 Bankers run to help foodbanks feed UK hungry

28/03/2012 New UK foodbank launched every four days!

03/05/2011, updated 27/09/2011 50 per cent increase in numbers fed by foodbanks

20/12/2010 Jobcentre Plus to give foodbank vouchers to neediest cases

06/12/2010 Child Poverty: UK children face hunger at home

11/10/2010 Incapacity benefit reassessments likely to force families to foodbanks

11/09/2010 Roma homes destroyed in Bulgaria