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Crawley Sainsbury’s partner with epilepsy charity

The announcement comes as part of the Sainsbury’s Local Charity Scheme.



Young Epilepsy volunteers Chandi & Charli, fund raising in Sainsbury's

Sainbury’s in Crawley have revealed their new charity partner for 2018.

After a year working with CLIC Sargent, a UK based cancer charity for children, young people and their families, the Crawley store are this year partnering with Young Epilepsy.

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Young Epilepsy is a national charity supporting children and young people, aged 25 and under, with epilepsy and associated conditions, as well as their families. The charity aims to improve the lives of children and young people with the condition to enable them to fulfil their potential and ensure they have the best quality of life.

Over two weeks in June, Sainsbury’s customers were given the chance to vote in store and online for the store’s new charity partner, with Young Epilepsy receiving the most votes.

Natalie Potts Store manager at Sainsbury’s Crawley said:

“We’re really excited to be working with Young Epilepsy, supporting such a fantastic cause. Everyone at Crawley is looking forward to working together for a successful partnership.”

Carol Hunt Regional fundraiser added:

“We’re delighted to be named the new Local Charity partner for Sainsbury’s Crawley. We’d like to thank everyone who votes for us, becoming the Local Charity partner will make a huge difference to us.”

The Local Charity scheme is now entering its tenth year, with a partnership launch weekend set to take place across Sainsbury’s stores from August 3rd-5th.

The scheme allows Sainsbury’s to have a positive impact in local communities. Sainsbury’s said: “Every year we work together with our customers and colleagues to support a local cause at the heart of the local community. These are collaborative partnerships that include a range of support such as awareness-raising and fundraising in store, volunteering and donations.”



The top 5 dishes Crawley people are ordering from Deliveroo



It’s been two years since Deliveroo came to Crawley and in that time it has become more and more popular.

Now with their anniversary coming up Deliveroo has released the top five most popular dishes ordered in the town.

Unsurprisingly the most popular time for locals to order is on a Friday night at 9:02pm.

So what are the most popular dishes?

At number 5 is a Jumbo Battered Sausage from The Master Fryer showing that despite all the foreign dishes available the good old fish and chip shop can still hold its own.

At number 4 is actually a desert. Cookie Dough Utopia with Milk Chocolate from Creams. Who doesn’t have a sweet tooth late on a Friday night?

At number 3 is the Bacon Double Cheese XL Meal from Burger King, the only burger restaurant in the top 5.

At number 2 is a curry, the Chicken Katsu Curry from Kokoro. Well it wouldn’t be a Friday night without a curry would it?

But at number 1 as the most popular dish currently ordered from Deliveroo in Crawley is the Boneless Banquet from KFC!

Boneless Banquet

Harison Foster, Regional Director of Deliveroo said:

“Our whole team here at Deliveroo are delighted that our rapid growth in Crawley over the past two years means that customers have more choice, restaurants are able to increase their revenue, and riders have opportunity to choose well-paid, flexible work.”

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