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Surplus supermarket food in Chadwell Heath offered to charities

Saturday, February 9, 2013
11:30 AM

A Chadwell Heath supermarket is offering surplus fresh food to charities to stop it going to waste.

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Sainsbury’s, in High Road, will be donating tinned food, fruit, vegetables, fresh produce, bread and even flowers to people in need.

Store manager Gareth Powell said: “Very often at the end of each day there is perfectly good food left over that has reached its display-by date, but is still within the use-by date.

“Where this happens we would rather give this food to charities for free than see it go to waste.”

Call the store on 020 8598 8945 for information.

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