A HAMPSHIRE nursery has been donating items to a local foodbank.

Bright Horizon’s Otterbourne Day Nursery and Preschool are supporting Eastleigh Basics Bank.

They have been donating food and various other essential items to extend a helping hand to low-income families in the area. 

Hampshire Chronicle: Foodbank donations

Donations included canned and dry food goods, drinks and toiletries

Eastleigh Basics Bank has supported up to 4,645 people this year, which is an increase of 45 per cent from the same period last year.