Christmas lunches on Christmas Day 2023 for the lonely, alone or elderly

Last updated: 06/12/2023

Christmas Lunches on 25 December:

Various groups/organisations provide a Christmas lunch in West Berkshire for people who would otherwise be on their own:

Christmas Day lunch - Newbury

Are you 65 years and over and will be spending Christmas alone?  The Christians Together in the Newbury Area (CTNA) invites you to the free Community Christmas Day Event from 10 am to 3.30 pm at St George's Church Hall, Andover Road, Newbury RG14 6NU.  

Pickup and drop off by volunteer drivers, entertainment, singing carols, bingo, goodie bag and cake.

Should you or anyone you know be intersted please contact Joanna Abraham - email: or telephone 07828 24419.

Christmas Day Lunch - Hungerford

Hungerford Methodist Church are running lunch on Christmas Day again this year for those who would otherwise be alone, so they are asking for helpers and donations! If you would like to join their Christmas lunch as a helper or guest, please call Catherine on 07717 13021 or email Please let them know if you would need transport to attend or if you could help with transport. Booking is essential as places are limited. Thanks to the support of Christian Alba Traditional Butchers, M&P Hardware and other sponsors, the lunch is free.

Christmas Day Lunch - Compton

Anybody who will be alone and wants a bit of company at this special time of year is invited to join a community Christmas Lunch on 25 December from 9am to 12pm at Wilkins Centre, Burrell Road, Compton. Santa will be visiting and joining in our after-lunch games.  There is no charge and transport can be arranged. To book a place contact: Patricia 07786 85 64 40 or Joan 07818 292 322.

9.30 am - Christmas Day Newbury

Newbury Soup Kitchen will be in centre of Newbury (in the Marketplace) to feed people who are hungry or lonely with Bacon Butties (provided by the Vineyard Hotel and Spa) as they do every year.  Newbury Soup Kitchen - Homeless Charity, Social Service & Client Support

If you know of any other organisations providing Christmas lunches to the lonely or elderly to add to this listing, please email or call 01635 503306

Where to go

various in West Berkshire

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25 December 2023

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