Media centre

FareShare is a leading voice on charitable surplus food redistribution, hunger and food waste. Our expert spokespeople can provide you with insightful comment on the topics of the day while our regional spokespeople can give you the local angle. If you’re looking for a filming location, our Regional Centres are hives of activity and present a unique chance to show the fight against hunger and food waste in action.

For media enquiries only contact our press team

Susie Haywood, Press and PR Manager (maternity cover)
020 7394 2460
 / 07415  241328 / [email protected]

Christie Garratt, Regional Press and PR Officer
020 7394 2476 / [email protected]

Media spokespeople

Lindsay Boswell


FareShare CEO Lindsay Boswell

Lindsay is passionate about fighting hunger and food waste in the UK. Since joining the charity in 2010, the number of charities receiving food from FareShare has more than doubled.

Lindsay has 25 years senior management experience in the voluntary sector.

Mark Varney

Director of Food and Network Development

Mark Varney, Director of Network Development

Mark leads the team responsible for FareShare’s partnerships with the food industry and support for FareShare’s network. He was previously Director of Sustainable Business at behaviour change agency Corporate Culture and spent eight years at Procter & Gamble. Mark has an MSc in Sustainable Development and Corporate Environmental Management.

Alyson Walsh

Commercial Director

Alyson Walsh, Director of Marketing and Campaigns

With almost 20 years of experience in the food and retail sector, Alyson possesses a wealth of industry knowledge, having previously worked for Kingfisher PLC and Sainsbury’s LTD.

She is also an accomplished writer, with work published in the Guardian and Sunday Times.

Download resources on FareShare and food waste

Media packDownload a Media Pack

Download our media pack
Our media pack includes facts and figures on hunger and food waste and key information on FareShare and our impact.



Download How FareShare Works infographic

Our infographic is a great way to simply and visually explain our work.