NEWS | Businesses across Herefordshire will supply free school meals for children during half term

The government may have voted against extending free school meals to include school holidays, but many local businesses across Herefordshire have stepped up to the plate to support families during what is a very difficult time.

Many have lost jobs and are struggling to make ends meet and free school meals are a lifeline to hundreds of children across the county. Despite it being a tough time for many food outlets and restaurants, that hasn’t stopped a number of them stepping forward to help.

Businesses in Herefordshire that are offering support are as follows:

  • Carrot & Wine Stores Wormelow – Email:
  • La Madeleine Hereford – Take your letter of eligibility along with you and they’ll provide you with a packed lunch.
  • No 9 The Balcony – Search for them on Facebook and send them a message.
  • Meals on Wheels Herefordshire – Call 07887483521 to arrange free meals.
  • The Three Tuns Hay-on-Wye – Email for more information.
  • Hay Takeaway – Contact them on Facebook for further information
  • The Beefy Boys – Kids eat FREE during half term. 12pm-3pm daily.
  • Team 501 – Available at The Living Room – Monday/Wednesday/Friday during half term. 10.30am-midday giving out food parcels.

To get your business added to our list, please email …. Subject: Free School Meals …. Please also include a link telephone number/address/contact details.