The Town Council ward of Victoria stretches from the Docks to the NDR and includes the Newtown estate along Kendale Road and Chilton Street. The Town Councillors for Victoria are Liz Marsh & Mick Lerry.

Local Pantry Anniversary at Victoria Community Centre

Councillors Mick Lerry & Liz Marsh help stock up the new Victoria Pantry on opening day

VPLP is part of the Somerset Local Pantry Network (SLPN), who buy and collect surplus food and make it available to members for a low weekly fee. Each local pantry helps reduce food waste and makes food affordable for local families which saves them money. A small celebration took place to mark the birthday which welcomed guests including, Cllr Theo Butt Philip, Lead Member responsible for Partnerships and Localities at Somerset Council, the Mayor of Bridgwater, Cllr Mick Lerry and Mayoress of Bridgwater, Cllr Liz Marsh, along with the pantry’s staff and volunteers who all enjoyed speeches, a cake cutting and raffle.

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