Fair Close Day Centre

Serving our community with a safe, healthy and reliable Meals on Wheels service.

About

A friendly self-funding charity offering delicious hot meals with their 'Meals on Wheels' service for older people in the community. 

Available to all those in need of a nutritious hot meal prepared to the highest standards, delivered to your door seven days a week by a team of volunteer drivers. Guaranteed very high food safety and hygiene practices.

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  • http://www.fairclosecentre.org/meals-on-wheels/
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  • Fair Close,
    Newtown Road,
    Newbury,
    Berkshire,
    RG14 7BH.

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⭐️DATE FOR YOUR DIARY⭐️we're really looking forward to hosting this interactive Owl & Bird of Prey Experience on Monday 18th October from 2pm!🦉 pic.twitter.com/HYOdXwMzLW

RT @Arty_HelenM: Great to be back @Fairclosecentre #Newbury today for our weekly craft sessions! pic.twitter.com/RMg1bXSTDS

Did you know that our minibus is up & running Monday-Friday to bring visitors into the Centre? Call us on 01635 40488 to find out more pic.twitter.com/RrE2Bb3bLS

Join us on Saturday 25th September from 10am for a hot drink and something sweet or savoury baked by our wonderful staff & volunteers! pic.twitter.com/vHWZNeWDDo

RT @LionsNewbury: The countdown begins! PLEASE RT we need support to increase the amount in our Welfare Fund which supports anyone in need…

RT @WbHeritage: Roll up! Roll up! We'll be giving the first of our brand new, free tours of the @Shaw_House and St Mary's Church Conservati…

RT @Greenham_Trust: How carers can access support & advice during @carersweek and beyond: Unpaid carers can access support via their GP, th…

RT @WestBerksPH: This #CarersWeek we want carers to know that there is support available. If you’re caring for someone, speak to your GP to…

RT @PennyPostWB: Heading out in Hungerford next week? Here’s what’s happening with local shops and businesses pennypost.org.uk/2021/06/hunger… @tngw…

RT @Greenham_Trust: The largest amphibious operation in history, D-Day marked the beginning of the liberation of France & Western Europe wa…

RT @NewburyToday: One for eagle-eyed #WestBerkshire residents! newburytoday.co.uk/news/can-you-c…

A great big thankyou to all our brilliant volunteers who have kept us going throughout the pandemic delivering meals on wheels to older people across West Berkshire and North Hampshire - we simply couldn't have done it without you!! 👏 #volunteeringweek2021 #funfoodfriendship pic.twitter.com/1PRA8W6T4p

RT @GreenhamTower: Can you help? pic.twitter.com/TYc8VOzpWg

Wonderful to see @TheRoseHungerfd back on the water 😀 twitter.com/PennyPostWB/st…

RT @UKMensSheds: #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek2021 has stopped but you don’t have to! #Lookafteryourmentalhealth we’re having an event this we…

It's #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek - let’s take some time to look after our mental health and get outside to connect with nature #MentalHealthMatters pic.twitter.com/9pNVmgr51S

RT @Greenham_Trust: It's #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek & you can improve your mental health with these tips bit.ly/2PUhGB7 @WestBerks…

We're so excited - just one week to go until we can welcome everyone back to the Fair Close Centre for lunch!! Book now on 01635 40488 and find out more here ow.ly/a9Jg50EIb0Y #funfoodfriendship #NewtownRoad #ageconcernnewbury pic.twitter.com/jXJKjjL4Gn

Over the last year, our fab Welfare Manager, Teresa has gone over and above to support older people in our community - lovely to hear from local PCSO Sue Gillespie on what that meant for her and her father. Read the full story ow.ly/wJ0x50EHa59 #mentalhealthawarenessweek pic.twitter.com/4k3DbgXO2Z

Wow - this is amazing! twitter.com/WestBerkshire/…

RT @TVPCyber_Fraud: If you have received an email which you’re not quite sure about, PLEASE!! forward it to the Suspicious Email Reporting…

So much going on - well done @dementiawb 👏👏 twitter.com/dementiawb/sta…

RT @Greenham_Trust: To coincide with the @NHM_WPY, @thebasegreenham are running a 4 week wildlife photography course later this month 📸 htt…

Delighted to introduce our new Community Outreach Co-ordinator, Georgie who many of you will already know as she has been working in the Meals on Wheels team since last July. Congrats on your new role Georgie! #FairCloseCommunity #funfoodfriendship #westberks pic.twitter.com/6lGr1gwLsZ

Our amazing volunteers are essential to the running of the Fair Close Centre and we could do with a few more to help deliver our meals on wheels service and in our community restaurant - if you are interested, please call us on 01635 40488 #ageconcernnewbury #funfoodfriendship pic.twitter.com/72YLKR4Bpz

RT @NewburyToday: Most of the concerts are to be staged at St Nicolas' Church and the @CornExchange. #Newbury newburytoday.co.uk/lifestyle/a-sn…

RT @NewburyToday: #Coronavirus figures for #WestBerkshire on #BankHolidayMonday. newburytoday.co.uk/news/coronavir…

RT @TVPCyber_Fraud: Look out for these FAKE British Gas emails. They've been reported to @actionfraud over 500+ times in recent days! If…

Happy Bank Holiday everyone! Countdown starts now - just two weeks until we can re-open the restaurant and get the activity programme going (subject to govt guidance of course) We can't wait to see everyone! #funfoodfriendship #ageconcernnewbury pic.twitter.com/A6xSj2ZC6q

Thankful for the glorious weather in our first week of free tea and coffee mornings outside the Fair Close Centre. Come and join us - booking essential 01635 40488 #funfoodfriendship #ageconcernnewbury #westberks pic.twitter.com/hCwWaJ6eqm

Delivering freshly cooked hot lunches to the homes of older people in the Newbury district 7 days a week - if you or anyone you know would like to order, find out more here 👉 ow.ly/qeWD50Dz9Gh #funfoodfriendship #ageconcernnewbury pic.twitter.com/a1kBz0nKjT

RT @HealthWWBerks: Free rapid #COVID19 #testing is now available for everyone in England. Testing will be offered twice a week and will…

RT @eliz44ok: Weavers Walk & Newbury Market Place today. Let’s make this our future cars out people in. pic.twitter.com/lC5YuzVYf8

RT @NewburyToday: Earl of Carnarvon @HighclereCastle leads local tributes to #PrincePhilip newburytoday.co.uk/news/tributes-…

Not long now until we can open for hairdressing and footcare services at the Fair Close Centre - You can book now for appointments starting from Monday 12 April - call us on 01635 40488! #fairclose #westberks pic.twitter.com/6BYf6TiHb9

RT @philc_nwn: Sad news about Prince Philip, A few photos I took of him visiting West Berkshire with Her Majesty The Queen over the years.…

Wishing everyone a very Happy Easter from us all at the Fair Close Centre #funfoodfriendship #ageconcernnewbury pic.twitter.com/xaybmG4QN6

RT @RBNHSFT: Although lockdown restrictions are easing, new Covid variants are emerging. Remembering the #HandsFaceSpace guideline will p…

RT @WestBerksPH: The Covid-19 vaccines cannot give you coronavirus. The vaccines are safe and effective and give you the best protection ag…

RT @WestBerkshire: Poll cards will be arriving across West Berkshire over the next few days ahead of the election on May 6th. 🗳️ Please re…

RT @NHSuk: It's #AutismAwarenessWeek. Autism is a spectrum. This means everybody is different. We spoke to autistic people about their li…

RT @KennetRadio: New show "Chris Munday's Afternoon Delight - 29th March 2021" up now at mixcloud.com/kennetradio/ch… Check it out now!

RT @WestBerkshire: We have installed new recycling banks to collect your plastic pots, tubs and trays at: ▪️ Newbury Recycling Centre ▪️ P…

RT @BryonySPorter: The Men's Shed movement brings people together, aiming to tackle loneliness in a shoulder-to-shoulder approach in ‘makin…

RT @DHSCgovuk: Half of all adults in the UK have received their first dose of the #COVID19 vaccine. Thank you to everyone who has had a ja…

Happy Birthday @Greenham_Trust and thank you for all the support you have given the Fair Close Centre over the years #grateful twitter.com/Greenham_Trust…

RT @RBNHSFT: Although Covid infections are down, we still need to keep going. Every video call is making a difference to stopping the spr…

RT @thebasegreenham: We are SO excited to announce that we've been able to reschedule the Natural History Museum's prestigious Wildlife Pho…

RT @PennyPostWB: Grab a cuppa and catch up with what’s happening in your local area. #westberks #pennypost #LocalNews https://t.co/BA01…

RT @berkshirecf: This Sunday is a day to give some love to our local green spaces, which have been lifesavers for so many of us during #loc…

RT @CornExchange: Have you felt isolated over the past year, perhaps because you've been shielding? If so, we’d love for you to be a part o…

Thankyou @margomia for all your support! twitter.com/Margomia/statu…

Congrats on the new website! Looking forward to working with @dementiawb to become more dementia aware and offer services for people with dementia as restrictions are eased #fairclosecentre #ageconcernnewburydistrict twitter.com/dementiawb/sta…

Delighted to appear in the Charities feature in @newburytoday. Can’t wait to see that minibus out and about bringing our members to the Centre 🙏 #funfoodfriendship #ageconcernnewburydistrict pic.twitter.com/NeFfwcFudd

RT @RBNHSFT: The NHS will never charge you for the Covid vaccine or ask for your bank details.

RT @NewburyTC: Volunteering Opportunity - Victoria Park on Saturday 20th March between 10am and 2pm you can take part in the Wildflower See…

Good news for us all... and hopefully another step in the right direction #staysafe twitter.com/WestBerkshire/…

RT @EnglefieldUK: Signs of Spring are already starting to show here at the Estate, with the snow drops and daffodils starting to sprout.…

RT @VisitNewbury: 💡 Did you know @recovery_mind are offering FREE courses to help you to take control of your own wellbeing and improve you…

RT @WestBerkshire: Our schools are looking forward to the children returning as we prepare to open every school in West Berkshire to all pu…

RT @PennyPostWB: Plans for 2,500 homes in Thatcham: the interested parties have their say (February 2021) @WestBerkshire @Newburygreens @WB…

RT @UKMensSheds: Men! Everything you ever wanted to know about prostate cancer! See you tomorrow at 4PM for a live Q&A with world-leading P…

RT @WestBerkshire: We’re getting ready for Census 2021 in March. It’s the biggest survey of our population - everyone in England and Wales.…

RT @WestBerkshire: From 29 March ⭕️Two households or up to 6 people can meet outdoors, including private gardens. ⭕️Outdoor sport facilit…

RT @WestBerkshire: COVID-19 LOCKDOWN UPDATE 🚨 From 8 March ⭕️ Pupils and students return. ⭕️Two people can socially meet outdoors. ⭕️Out…

Happy Valentine's everyone - this is a great idea @Greenham_Trust #ValentinesDay #funfoodfriendship twitter.com/Greenham_Trust…

News!! We've expanded our delivery service of freshly cooked hot lunches to the homes of older people in Hermitage and Chieveley 7 days a week - if you or anyone you know would like to order, find out more here 👉 ow.ly/qeWD50Dz9Gh #funfoodfriendship #ageconcernnewbury pic.twitter.com/o8oPnMMllS

RT @WestBerkshire: We're wishing a Happy Lunar New Year to our residents celebrating. We know that this year's festivities will be differen…

RT @WestBerksPH: The cold weather alert has now been extended until Monday ❄️ Keeping warm keeps you well, heat your home to at least 18°C…

Congrats on your 50th Edition and thank you for your support💙 twitter.com/PennyPostWB/st…

RT @WritesHeather: Local Newbury giveaway! 🎁 🍰💐📖 To celebrate Random Acts of Kindness Day on 17th Feb, I’m teaming up with @collineskitchen…

RT @BerksWestCCG: Although Covid infections are decreasing, it can still spread very easily. Remember to wash your hands, wear a facemask a…

RT @WestBerksPH: Flu can be serious and even deadly for people with underlying health conditions. If you have a long term health conditio…

RT @WestBerkshire: Today is Safer Internet Day, with the theme #AnInternetWeTrust. We are working with other organisations across the UK to…

RT @WestBerksPH: ⚠️A severe cold weather alert is in place until Friday⚠️ Keeping warm keeps you well. Heat your home to 18°C and remember…

This is fantastic news - well done @Greenham_Trust 👏 twitter.com/Greenham_Trust…

RT @RBNHSFT: If you’re visiting the hospital or your GP, remember that you still need to wear a mask #HandsFaceSpace pic.twitter.com/Izjcuh4957

Delighted to return to delivering freshly cooked hot nutritious lunches SEVEN DAYS A WEEK from 30 Jan to the homes of older people across West Berks. Order your hot lunches by calling 01635 40488 or emailing [email protected] #fairclosecentre #funfoodfriendship pic.twitter.com/d9GCzpJK2I

RT @RBNHSFT: Remember that even if you've had your COVID-19 vaccination, you can still pass it on #StayHomeSaveLives pic.twitter.com/Swboyw1lrl

Can’t wait to see this! twitter.com/KennetRadio/st…

RT @ITVCharlotte: Amazing scenes @NewburyRacing today where the vaccination centre is up and running its first day at full capacity with ar…

RT @WestBerksPH: ❄️Financial Support This Winter❄️ There are various grants / schemes available this winter to help you. Follow the link b…

RT @VCWB1: @Fairclosecentre, Patient Information Point, @FlagDV and @explorecharity will be taking part in our Volunteer Recruitment Fair t…

RT @berkshirecf: Want a chat over a cuppa, just like in the heady days #BeforeLockdown? @AgeUKBerks is welcoming anyone over 50 for a Virtu…

What a fantastic community we live in - thankyou to everyone for all your support👏 twitter.com/JudithBuntingL…

RT @CUWestBerks: #Olderperson @ReadingRefugees @Fairclosecentre @acrereading @CTNA_info @NewburyBaptist @stnicsnewbury @MLandrethSmith @Mar…

RT @UKMensSheds: Little things can make a massive difference, especially now, Ring someone up! At #Menssheds we all know the power in a cup…

RT @BerksWestCCG: When you think you need A&E, contact NHS 111 online or by phone. #HelpUsHelpYou pic.twitter.com/mzFzHLvyZv

RT @thegoodexchange: How can you help children who don’t have laptops at home or who have to share laptops? #DONATE or #APPLY for a Grant h…

RT @RBNHSFT: Please remember that the new variant is spreading fast. No one in your household should leave home if any one person has sympt…

We may be back in lockdown but rest assured Fair Close will roll on delivering nutritious hot lunches to the elderly across West Berks 6 days a week throughout the duration of the lockdown and beyond. Call us on 01635 40488 to order #funfoodfriendship #ageconcernnewbury pic.twitter.com/DFSP2nC8rW

RT @WestBerkshire: Following Boris Johnson's announcement, England will enter a national lockdown from tomorrow. ⚠️ More information on wh…

RT @NewburyBS: The increase in demand for #Bitcoin could provide criminals with an opportunity to scam you. Be vigilant of fake emails offe…

RT @Greenham_Trust: Please share our appeal message this season and support our Coronavirus Appeal Fund. We match £1 for £1 so if you give…

RT @TTBerkshire: Talking Therapies are here for you 💙 If you need support don't hesitate to get in touch by calling 0300 365 2000 📞 or co…

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