Charity Shops


Charity Shops

Charity Shop

Charity shops provide a great service to the economy, find second homes for our stuff, raise funds for charity and provide many a ‘Star Buy’ for canny customers. Please respect the shops and their staff.


  • Donate only quality items which are fit for purpose
  • Donate only clean and dry items
  • Donate quality linen and homewear
  • Call ahead and find out if they need what you have


  • Donate items which haven’t been thoroughly cleaned in advance
  • Donate helmets or car seats which cannot be guaranteed by the shop
  • Donate ripped or torn books
  • Drop and run, go inside and let the volunteers see what you have
  • Donate when the shop is closed


And of course, don’t forget to visit when you are shopping yourself.