Phoebe Waller-Bridge stacks boxes of food to deliver to vulnerable people

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Phoebe Waller-Bridge beams as she stacks boxes of food to deliver to vulnerable people and charities across London amid coronavirus pandemic

Phoebe Waller-Bridge has joined a volunteer project to deliver surplus food to vulnerable people in a bid to help out during the coronavirus pandemic.

The Fleabag actress, 34, donned a hi vis jacket and was pictured loading vans to deliver across London to those in lockdown who needed it.

Phoebe teamed up with the Felix project, which collects food which would otherwise go to waste and delivers it to 350 front-charities and vulnerable people.

Doing her bit: Phoebe Waller-Bridge has joined a volunteer project to deliver surplus food to vulnerable people in a bid to help out during the coronavirus pandemic

James Bond writer Phoebe got in contact with the project and asked to help out during the crisis, reports the Evening Standard.

During their trip they delivered food to a a community centre and play association for children in London, which is currently supporting around 100 families. 

Phoebe told the website: ‘Reading about it [the project] and then coming here and volunteering has been such a wake up call, and such an inspiration to see that so much food could have gone to waste now it’s going to the right places…

Helping hand: The Fleabag actress, 34, donned a hi vis jacket and was pictured loading vans to deliver across London to those in lockdown who needed it

Helping hand: The Fleabag actress, 34, donned a hi vis jacket and was pictured loading vans to deliver across London to those in lockdown who needed it

‘Meeting communities who are doing unbelievable things to keep people fed, and happy and communicating, in times where it’s almost impossible for some people.

‘I feel really privileged to have been able to have seen it from the inside.’ 

The star is also helping to raise funds for frontline staff working during the coronavirus crisis by making Fleabag’s stage show available to stream.

Working hard: Phoebe teamed up with the Felix project, which collects food which would otherwise go to waste and delivers it to 350 front-charities and vulnerable people

Working hard: Phoebe teamed up with the Felix project, which collects food which would otherwise go to waste and delivers it to 350 front-charities and vulnerable people

Fleabag fans can stream the one-woman performance on Soho Theatre’s On Demand in the UK and Ireland for the price of £4.

While it is available in American on Amazon Prime Video as well as Canada and New Zealand for $5.

As well as help raise money for the NHS, funds will also go to Broadway Cares which will help to support theatre staff from all sectors in the US.

Fundraiser: The star is also helping to raise funds for frontline staff working during the coronavirus crisis by making Fleabag's stage show available to stream

Fundraiser: The star is also helping to raise funds for frontline staff working during the coronavirus crisis by making Fleabag’s stage show available to stream

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