News and Gallery

Here you will find all the latest news that is going on at ‘Fed Up’. Also we will post pictures in our gallery of anything and everything to do with the cafe and what we are doing

Our First Year in a booklet - Wow, what a great first year we have had From starting up as a Christmas meal, to where we are now is amazing in the first year of opening our doors. At the time of printing our booklet, we have served 5534 meals and given 162 food parcels to all those who needed our service. On top of that we have joined in community activities to help promote our cafe. We are also very proud to have an award from… ...more
Happy Birthday To Us - Happy Birthday To Us Wow... we have been going a whole year now and today is the day it all started last year.... 22nd Nov 2018. In this year we have given 6201 meals to people coming to the cafe, along with 227 food parcels to those needing them. We have helped train people to get new jobs and have a great environment for both the service users and our volunteers. Thank you to each and everyone of our volunteers,… ...more
Big Christmas Dinner 2019 - Big Christmas Dinner 2019 It Getting to that time of year again. We have had a fantastic first year, serving over 5500 meals for those who need it. This year we want to make the Christmas Dinner bigger and better, so we are advertising it early to get the message out there. We are doing this as a booking system, so to avoid disappointment, book now. Please pass this on to anyone who would benefit from our Big Christmas Dinner ...more
Christmas Fun Day for the Kids - Christmas Fund Day for the Kids Come and join us for a Kids Christmas Fun Day at the Fed Up Cafe. With entertainment, a visit from Santa, games, glitter face painting and a buffet.... ALL FREE ...more
Christmas Fundraiser - Christmas Fundraiser One of our lovely volunteers has offered to run a little fundraiser to raise some extra funds for the Fed Up Cafe. We can't thank her enough for this. It is a free event to attend with lots going on, so we'd love for everyone to pop down and support her on this. It's on Tuesday 3rd December at the cafe from 12.30 onwards. See poster for more details Although this event is aimed and themed for adults,… ...more
D&G Life Awards - D&G Life Awards We are very proud to receive a specially commended award yesterday at the Dumfries and Galloway life awards. This was only achievable wirh the awsome volunteers who make this service possible along with the service users who voted for us. Thank you all ...more
Vote for us to help us get funding - By voting for us, you will be helping us get all the necessary equipment for our Cafe out as part of getting our own premises, as currently we are based at the Baptist Church. This includes a full kitchen, tables, chairs, crockery .... everything we need. This will help us to help our service users including those in financial hardship, Children who are entitled to free school meals (during the holidays) and people in social isolation. So far, since we… ...more
The Big Christmas Dinner - The Big Christmas Dinner Following the success of the Big Christmas Dinner last year, helping people with financial hardship and social isolation, we are running our second dinner this year. Please come and join us on Friday 21st December 2018 The Baptist Church Hall, Bellevilla Road, Stranraer Dinner is served at 1.00pm Come on down and lets make this another year to remember ...more
Now Open - Now Open Our cafe is now open offering free meals and food parcels to those in need. If you are (or know someone) in financial difficulty or in social isolation, then this is the ideal place to visit. We are open from 9.30am to 2.30pm Monday's, Thursdays and Fridays. ...more


Some of our funders