Morrisons begins doorstep delivery service for vulnerable and elderly members of community

Morrisons have begun a doorstep delivery service for those self-isolating, vulnerable and elderly members of the community who are unable to go shopping in-store.

By Corinne Macdonald
Tuesday, 28th April 2020, 3:23 pm
Updated Tuesday, 28th April 2020, 3:25 pm

The service differs from the supermarket's usual online delivery service.

People can order from a reduce list of essential items including meat, fruits and vegetables with a limit of three per item.

A full list of the products on offer can be found below.

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The Morrisons store in Scarborough prior to the pandemic. Picture: JPI Media

A spokeswoman fro Morrisons said: "We don't believe that anyone should be left behind whilst we're dealing with the challenges of the Coronavirus outbreak.

"As a way of helping those who are self isolating, vulnerable, elderly and not able to visit a shop, we've created our Morrison's Doorstep Delivery service to bring your shopping to you."

To order a doorstep delivery call 0345 611 6111 and select option 5.

Your order will take 24 hours to process and payment will be taken through contactless or card by the deliver driver on delivery. No cash payments can be accepted.

The list of products.

Phone lines are open Monday to Saturday 8am to 4pm and deliveries are Tuesday to Sunday.

In order to use this service you must live within 10 miles of a Morrisons store.

Product List

Dairy - Milk (2 pints), butter, eggs, cheese

Bakery - Bread

Fruit - Bananas, oranges, apples, grapes

Vegetables - Potatoes, broccoli, carrots, tomatoes, lettuce, cucumber

Meat and Fish - Chicken breast fillets, unsmoked bacon, sausages, corned beef, beef mince

Food Cupboard - Pasta, beef oxo cubes, beef gravy granules, ready salted crisps multipack, cornflakes, custard creams, chopped tomatoes, tomato soup, marmalade, self raising flour, sugar

Drinks - Tea, coffee, diet lemonade, diet coke

Frozen - Chips, scampi, peas

Ready meals - Cottage pie, lasagne

Household - Toilet roll, kitchen roll, Ariel liquid, bleach