Love Island winners spend hours volunteering at Glasgow soup kitchen

LOVE ISLAND winners Paige Turley and Finley Tapp have been noticed volunteering at a soup kitchen in Glasgow for hours final evening.

The loved-up couple obtained in contact with Homeless Mission Scotland earlier this month to ask if they might have the ability to come alongside and assist these much less lucky.

Paige, 24, and Finley, 22, ended up serving soup to the homeless and people who find themselves struggling for over three hours on the pop up kitchen on Argyle Road.

The selfless pair, who received the ITV courting present in 2020, helped feed over 200 service customers on the road.

Paige Turley, 24, and Finley Tapp, 22, served up over 500 meals. (Homeless Mission Scotland)

In whole they helped in offering over 500 meals to folks throughout town after additionally lending a hand to place collectively meals financial institution packages.

Paige and Finley, who presently dwell in Manchester, chatted away to members of the general public and posed up for selfies.

Video exhibits the pair behind a desk serving up soup and mince and tatties to service customers.

Chairman and Co-founder of Homeless Mission Scotland, Colin McInnes at this time (THUR) stated: “Paige obtained involved to say that she’d seen a video of our soup kitchen and that she’d wish to become involved.

“True to her phrase, she and Finley got here down they usually have been very eager to assist us.

“They have been with us all evening – from 6.30pm to 10pm and actually rolled their sleeves up.

“We served over 200 folks and over 500 meals.”

“They have been additionally given a tour of the services and heard about our story, how we shaped.

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“The service customers completely cherished it, they have been getting selfies and hugging them. It was an actual morale increase for folks struggling

“They have been overwhelmed to see them. They couldn’t imagine it.

“I feel it was an actual eye-opener for Paige and Finley. Paige stated she had labored in Glasgow for years and had by no means recognized we existed.

“They stated they’d be again. They have been a implausible couple – very good, very all the way down to earth, very human.”

A video of Paige and Finley serving up on the soup kitchen was shared on TikTok final evening.

It has since attracted over 4,000 likes and 71,000 views and feedback from viewers praising the duo for serving to out.

One stated: “Love this! Effectively carried out guys.”

One other wrote: “What an incredible factor to be doing.”

A 3rd particular person added: “That’s so beautiful. An awesome couple.”

A fourth stated: “Love that you just guys are utilizing your platform to volunteer for causes like this. Effectively carried out and what an inspiration.”

Paige and Finley with charity volunteer Sean. (c) Homeless Mission Scotland

Whereas one other particular person commented: “Solely Love Islanders which are doing first rate stuff and never documenting it for the likes.”

Based in October 2019, Homeless Mission Scotland achieved charitable standing in June 2020 as 1000’s struggled with the results of the pandemic.

In response to the Scottish Authorities, there have been over 26,000 open homeless circumstances in Scotland as of September 2021.

Paige and Finley have been busy in Scotland this week, showing on Capital radio to debate the continuing season of the favored ITV2 present which introduced them collectively.

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Paige, initially from West Lothian, presently lives in Manchester with Finley however often visits Scotland.

The primary ever Scottish winner of Love Island, Paige previously dated music sensation Lewis Capaldi when she was youthful.