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Information on what supermarkets offer to provide you with food and supplies throughout lockdown or for those self-isolating.


All supermarkets offer Online Ordering with priority slots for the vulnerable but they also offer.


Click and collect Next working day
Elderly/vulnerable shoppers - Mon-Sat access 30 mins before store opens Key Workers and emergency workers – priority in queues and 30 minutes’ early access before tills open on Sundays


Click and collect Food boxes Same Day
NHS workers – priority in queues on Mon, Wed, Fri 8-9am and browsing 9-10am Sunday


Click and collect Same Day and 2 hour
Key Workers NHS - Mon-Sat 8am-9am; Sunday 10am-11am, Elderly/vulnerable shoppers - Mon-Sat 8am-9am; Sunday 10am-11am


Next Day
Key Workers NHS workers - 7am - 8am, Elderly/vulnerable shoppers - 8am - 9am

Marks and Spencer

Click and collect Next Day
Key workers – First hour of trading on Tue and Fri – but only if there’s a queue, Elderly/vulnerable - First hour of trading on Mon and Thu – but only if there’s a queue


Click and collect Food boxes Next Day & same day via Amazon for Prime Members
Key workers – Mon-Sat 6am-7am; Sunday 9am-9.30am


Click and collect 60 mins with Chop chop
Key Workers - Priority entry Mon-Sat 7.30am-8am, Elderly/vulnerable shoppers - Priority entry Mon, Wed, Fri 8am-9am


Click and collect Same Day
Key Workers NHS and emergency services staff are allowed at the front of queue at all times Elderly/vulnerable shoppers - Wed and Sun (browsing only) 9am-10am


Click and collect Same Day and 2 hour
Priority delivery slots for Elderly and NHS workers: first shopping hour on Mon, Wed and Fri

If you know if anything is out of date please let us know.