marah News

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Marjorie Phelps, our founder has passed away

Marjorie Phelps, who set up and founded Marah has passed away at the age of 93. In the 1990’s she started to get to know a local man who had recently come out of prison and and from that she…

New Website Goes Live

Lockdown had very few benefits but having a bit of extra time provided the perfect opportunity to update the Marah website. We have renewed our look and simplified the layout. Do drop up a note to tell us what your…

COVID 19 Demand is on the rise

This week we gave out 100 meals in one session, our highest number ever. We currently give out takeaway meals with cake and fruit and our guests have been very appreciative of our continuing service. Marah Drop-ins are still in…


Marah Drop-ins are still in operation Monday, Wednesday and Saturday offering food to take away only. Please note ALL drop-ins are now at the Scout Hut as it is easier to manage social distancing.

Two young girls support Marah by sleeping out overnight

Two amazing young girls, Jenny Sampson and Lola Halliwell slept out overnight recently to experience what it was like to sleep on the street. They slept outside of their school , Gastrells primary school, and decided to only eat what…