Please read this guidance before visiting our shops.

Our main priority is the safety of our staff, volunteers and customers so please work with us whilst we implement new safety measures. Please be reassured that we are following all the recommended guidance outlined by Public Health England.

We are also taking proactive steps to minimise risk where necessary. Please do check this page for updates.

We continue to check and follow government guidelines and will take appropriate actions. Please continue to refer to the gov.uk/coronavirus for the most up to date information.

We currently have 8 Charity Shops please see shops individual opening times

We are always looking for good quality used and new clothes, books and bric-a-brac to sell in order to raise funds to support our caring work.

We are unable to accept the following:

  • Children’s clothing with a drawstring on the neck/hood
  • Child safety seats, cot mattresses and bumpers, baby slings
  • Skateboards, skates, slides, swings
  • Toys which are unsafe (ie with sharp edges)
  • Cigarettes and tobacco products
  • Pillows, duvets, eiderdowns
  • Chemical products, paint, varnishes
  • Food or drink
  • Gas or oil appliances, batteries
  • Razors, broken or chipped glass or china, corkscrews, scissors, knives, weapons
  • Crash helmets, cycle helmets, riding hats, protective clothing or equipment of any kind
  • Exercise equipment without the manufacturer’s instructions
  • Counterfeit items including DVDs and designer goods
  • DVDs without a British Board of Film classification, video tapes
  • Items marked as ‘not for resale’
  • Fur goods
  • Earrings for pierced ears (unless new)
  • Spectacles


Please do not leave donated items outside our shops, as this is both a fire and a health and safety risk. If you are unsure when you can drop off donations, please see our shop opening times or call your nearest shop to confirm.