We are happy to accept donations of most household items but there are some exceptions for either legal, practical or environmental reasons. This includes soft furnishings without a fire label, safety items, baby equipment or any item that is not in a good, saleable condition.

Items we can currently accept:

  • Books
  • Bric-a-brac
  • China
  • Clothes
  • Curtains
  • DVDs
  • Furniture
  • Household linen
  • Records, CDs, Tapes and computer games
  • Soft furnishings (beds, mattresses, sofas etc with a valid 1988 Fire Safety Label – examples of the labels can be found below)
  • Toys (with a valid CE Safety Mark)
  • Tools
  • White goods (fridges and freezers must be in good working order and have their seals intact)

Items we are currently unable to accept:

  • Electrical equipment (flat screen TVs, music players, MP3 players, digital radios, kitchen appliances, sewing machines, vacuum cleaners, etc).
  • Soft furnishings (beds, mattresses, sofas etc) without a 1988 Fire Safety Label (see examples below)
  • Bicycles
  • Any baby items
  • Fridges or freezers with defective seals
  • Old box style televisions
  • VHS video cassettes
  • Photocopiers
  • Gas bottles
  • Tins containing paraffin, petrol or any other flammables
  • Old tins of paint
  • Items in a damaged or poor condition or that we consider to be unsaleable.