We Want Your Unwanted Tools And Equipment

Donate Tools

By donating your unwanted tools and equipment, you help empower young people through vocational training as well as have a positive impact on the environment. 

Please check our lists below to know what items we are looking for and to ensure that your donations comply. We do ask that any mechanical items are in good working order and display a CE mark. 

 
Donation Hours:
Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays
9:30am – 12:30pm and 1:30pm – 4:30pm

Find our map and direction instructions below. 

List of Accepted Items

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  • Carpentry
  • Woodworking machinery
     – Saws
     – Lathes
     – Routers
     – Planers
  • Green woodworking
     – Adzes
     – Draw knives
     – Forks
  • Plumbing
  • Motor Mechanics
  • Masonry & Bricklaying
  • Electrical
  • Cobblers
  • Leatherwork
  • Upholstery
  • Metalwork & Engineering machines
  • Blacksmithing
  • Drilling & Milling machines
  • Welding (MIG & Arc)
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All makes and models;

  • Vintage & Antique
  • Manual
  • Treadles
  • Overlockers
  • Industrials
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Everything for sewing;

  • Fabric
  • Leather
  • Reels of thread
  • Scissors
  • Pins & Needles
  • Ribbon & lace
  • Elastic
  • Zips
  • Buttons
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All makes;

  • Electric
  • Manual
  • Label accessories as part of machine, e.g. box 1 of 3 etc.
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  • Hand knitting wool
  • Cones for knitting machines
  • Knitting needles
  • Patterns
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  • Tools (undamaged and without woodworm)
     – Spades
     – Shovels
     – Forks
     – Shears
     – Hand Trowels & Forks
     – Long-handled Hoes
  • Electric garden tools (in working order with a CE Mark)
     – Lawnmowers
     – Strimmers
  • Petrol Equipment
     – Lawnmowers
     – Hedge Trimmers
     – Strimmers
     – Chainsaws
  • Watering Cans & Hosepipes
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  • PPE (in original sealed packaging)
  • Ironmongery (without rust)
     – Screws, Nails, Bolts, Hinges, Locks
  • Solder & Flux
  • Electric Irons (pressing)

List of Not Accepted Items

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  • Asbestos
  • Liquids or chemicals 
  • Gas cylinders
  • Paint and/or Vanish of any kind
  • Woodcare/treatment
  • Glue/Sealants/Fillers
  • Sharp knives
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  • PPE (not in original sealed packaging)
  • Hard Hats
  • Racking
  • Hardcore and/or Rubble
  • Ladders (wood or metal)
  • Step Ladders (wood or metal)
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  • Home Furniture
     – Doors & Windows
     – Radiators & Electric Heaters
     – Brooms
     – Rotary Clothes lines
     – Outdoor Lighting & Light Bulbs
  • Kitchen & Bathroom
     – Cabinets & units
     – Hand Basins & Sinks
     – Electrical Shower units
  • Flooring
     – Wood & Vinyl
     – Ceramic Tiles
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  • Curtains
  • Bed Linen
  • Pillows
  • Wallpaper
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  • Patio Heaters
  • Horticultural tools with woodworm
  • Electrical Horticultural items (faulty or broken)
  • Decking & Trellis
  • Spray Bottles
  • Electric Chainsaws
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  • Fridges
  • Freezers
  • Cookers
  • Microwaves
  • Washing machines
  • Dryers
  • Vacuum cleaners
  • Air conditioners
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  • Televisions
  • DVD/VHS/Blu-ray players
  • Stereos/CD players
  • Wi-Fi equipment
  • Cable boxes
  • Computers equipment
  • Word Processors
  • Printers
  • Tape Recorders
  • Mobile devices
  • CRT or LCD monitors
  • Shredders
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  • Animal furs
  • Car roof racks
  • Bicycles
  • Exercise bikes
  • Typewriters 

Donation Drop-Off Instructions

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On arrival, our donation drop-off point can be found located to the left of our main building through the metal gates where our helpful volunteers will be on hand to assist you.

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