Gregson Green’s Five Gold G’s Appeal
This Christmas Gregson Green is appealing for food donations as part of our 5 Gold G’s campaign – Gregson Green’s Gathering Goodwill Gifts. Supporting local foodbank charities who assist people experiencing difficult times.
On Saturday 22nd December from 5pm Santa and his helpers will be making a special trip to Gregson Lane (and some surrounding streets) and Coupe Green collecting donations of tinned items and non-perishable food.
Not familiar with this event, read all about last year’s collection and view our photo gallery.
Donation Wish List
Pasta, Pasta Sauces, Rice, Rice Sauces, Long Life Milk, Tinned Vegetables/Beans etc, Cereal/Cereal Bars, Biscuits/Puddings, Tea/Coffee, Sweets, chocolate etc…
Soap powders, Fabric conditioners, Washing up liquids, Detergent products, Hygiene care products for adults and children (not specifically sanitary products as we don’t always know if they are suitable.)
Please do not include any perishable, short-dated or out of date products. Please also ensure that all products are unopened.
All donations will be delivered by Gregson Green on Sunday, 23 December after our Santa Sleigh Collection to the Calvary Christian Fellowship in Lostock Hall so that they can be distributed to those in need.
Santa Sleigh Timings
Here’s the streets that Santa and his helpers will be visiting, you can click on the map to make it bigger and see the locations and approximate timings.
If you can’t make the sleigh trail, donation points will be located at:
- Clayfields Chemist, Alder Drive
- Ohana (formerly Streakers), Gregson Lane
- Hairlines, Gregson Lane
- The Lilac Tree, Holland House Nursery, Walton-le-Dale
- Old Oak Garage, Hoghton Lane
- South Ribble Borough Council (c/o Tracy O’Reilly)
- Gregson Lane Community Centre
- Trinity Methodist Church, Gregson Lane
Donations will be collected from the nominated points on Friday 21st December, prior to our Santa Sleigh event on the 22nd December.
Thank you in advance for you support with this appeal and wishing you a Merry Christmas from all at Gregson Green.