What can I donate?

Your unwanted gifts will be just what we have always wanted.
If you got a poorly-chosen present for Christmas, we know who would really appreciate it and make good use of it…us! Find out how to donate your unwanted gifts to us.

You can drop off your donation at any of our shops.  Furniture donations are always welcome and a collection can be arranged by calling our Warehouse on 01429 234 143.   Please do not bring items for sale into the hospice itself, as unfortunately we have no available storage space on site.

Among the donated items we welcome are:

What you can donate…

Clothes Small and large electrical appliances that are working – we will PAT safety test them
Designer and branded wear Small and large furniture items
Shoes Porcelain
Books Toys
DVD and CD Puzzles
Art Household linens and good quality curtains
Antiques Unopened gift sets
Bridal wear Mobile phones – to recycle
Flat screen televisions Disability equipment such as wheelchairs, mobility scooters and mobility aids

We regret we are unable to accept the following items for sale at our shops:

What we can’t accept:

Knives, firearms (including replicas), explosives – including fireworks Household / garden waste
Sharps: darts, needles, scissors, swords and spears Medical equipment and medicines
Real fur Crash helmets and riding hats
Pornography Baby car seats
Opened cosmetics Gas and Oil appliances
Food or drink Video cassette tapes

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Lee Dodgson and John Hewitson started their run from Land’s End to John O’Groats on Sunday 14 May to cover the 827 miles in 16 days in aid of Hospice care.

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