Birstall & Coronavirus Local Support & General Information

A village wide network of volunteers that can help by:

Delivering food

Collect & deliver prescriptions

Walking the dog

A friendly voice

Contact via facebook or call 07823 349658

Birstall Food Hub

Birstall Food Hub will remain open during the current coronavirus pandemic. It provides food for anyone on benefits or low wages, with collection from St Theresa‘s Church on Front Street on Tuesdays from 10 to 11:30 am.

You need to ring 07305 093791 by any Sunday evening for collection on the following Tuesday.

You can also contact


The food hub is welcoming new volunteers to help run it. If you would like to find out more about volunteering please send an email to the address given above, or call (07848) 144169.

If you would like to donate items for the food bank, such as food, toiletries, nappies or feminine hygiene products, you can leave them in a trolley at the rear of the co-op supermarket on Wanlip Lane. They can also be taken to Rothley Baptist Church on Woodgate, Rothley from 10 am on any Monday.

Birstall Pet Supplies

87 Sibson Road

Delivery available, call (07775) 438036

Coronavirus Helpline 0116 299 2239 Mon- Fri 9-5pm.

A dedicated Coronavirus helpline which aims to deliver practical and emotional support to local older people.


Birstall Pharmacy

4 Whiles Lane

0116 267 7001

Greengate Medical Ctr

1 Greengate Lane

0116 267 4665


123 Sibson Rd

0116 2674074


7 Kingsgate Ave

0116 2675740

Reflection Pharmacy

Unit 2 Hallam Fields Road

0116 296 0833

Birstall Post Office, Hannah Parade, Birstall

0116 267 4204

Revised opening hours (uploaded 11.5.2020)

(Charnwood Community Action)

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Advice for everyone about Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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‘Germ Defence’ - a simple & clear website that provides advice on infection control measures and helps users think about when and how to carry out key infection control behaviours

Created By
Jerry Jackson