Newbury Today – Pop star Will Young becomes patron of Newbury Soup Kitchen

Newbury Today  – By Jonathan Ashby –

Published: 07:03, 06 August 2021 Updated: 11:58, 06 August 2021

“IT was a day of emotion at the Newbury Soup Kitchen on Saturday as the charity held a special open day, as well as welcoming pop star Will Young as its new patron.

Attendees heard moving speeches from founder Meryl Praill, former drug addict Claire, who spoke of her recovery and the help the Soup Kitchen had provided her, and from Mr Young himself, who spoke openly about his own struggles with his mental health……………………..”