SCAN parish


SheringTots- Baby and Toddler Group

After service get together at Chicheley Village Hall

Coffee morning at St Laud's, Sherington- home made cakes Yum!

Coronavirus- Goverment guidance and regulations

Follow this link for the latest announcements and detailed regulations and advice from HM Government

For services in our churches please still  wear masks and sign in or use the NHS Covid app.  Sanitiser and masks will be available. 


Community Larder for individuals and families open in Wolverton-Wednesdays 10-11.30am

Provides a non means tested membership programme accessing surplus food, an opportunity to meet others  and ways in to other services and support.  

Supported by registered charity SOFEA

Food Bank Donations Needed!

Food Bank is urgently appealing for non perishable food items.  They can be left at SCAN collection containers in the village hall porch in Chicheley, St Laud's church porch in Sherington, the lytchgate for St Firmin's at the Cock car park in North Crawley.  Collections  happen on or around Friday lunchtimes except Bank Holidays, or more frequently as necessary

Donations are also being accepted at the Kings Church site in Wolverton next door to the library between 12.30pm and 2.30 pm Monday-Friday, the Food Bank warehouse at Stacey Bushes between 9am and 12 pm Monday-Friday and at supermarkets.  See the Food Bank website giving page here.

Donation collections can also be arranged locally;  please contact us for further details

What MK Food Bank is short of...


GIVE FOOD UPDATED 2022: We urgently need the following products:

Long life fruit juice

Long life milk

Tinned fruit

Dried rice – 500g or 1kg packets only please

Cooking oil – 1ltr bottle

Rice pudding/Custard


Tinned meat

Tinned fish

Spreads- Jams, Peanut Butter or Chocolate spread


To avoid small furry friends helping themselves to packaged dry goods, put all such items in the lidded containers!

Sorry, food or drink opened, out of date or containing alcohol can't be accepted.  

Why fuel poverty + food poverty is threatening the most vulnerable - by Louisa Hobbs, Operations Manager MK Food Bank  

Feb 10, 2022

NHS - Five Steps to Mental Wellbeing

1. Connect with other people Good relationships are important for your mental wellbeing. 

2. Be physically active

3. Learn new skills

4. Give to others

5. Pay attention to the present moment (mindfulness)


Lots more  plus further resources at:

COVID-19 Fraud

Please be careful regarding any contact from fake NHS scams. This could be by text, telephone, cold callers etc. It could be regarding the offer of a vaccination, a 'track and trace' test testing at home or something else.

Please check vulnerable neighbours are aware of this information, especially those who are not online. Never give out personal information or bank details (even if it appears a genuine request).

Report any incidents to the Covid Fraud Hotline on 0800 587 5030 (open 24/7) or fill in the secure and anonymous form at

Top Up Shop open from Thursday 22nd September 2021

Foodbank and Baby Basics MK


Page updated 11/05/22