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62 Stamford Road
Kettering
NN16 8LL

Tel 01536 310072

Open
Monday to Friday 9.30am - 3.30pm
Sat 9.30am - 2.30pm

Special offers!

  • Please remember, wearing a face covering will be mandatory (unless exempt) when visiting all our shops from Friday 24th July
  • opening hours are subject to change when we may be closed due to the lack of available volunteers.

Special arrangements during the coronavirus pandemic

We warmly welcome your donations of good quality clothes, books, bric-a-brac and household items.  You will be able to drop off your items outside normal opening times:

  • Stamford Road, Kettering can accept donations 9am - 9.30am and 3.30pm – 4pm.
  • St Giles Street, Northampton can accept donations 9am - 9:30am and 4pm - 4.30pm.
  • Alexandra Terrace, Kingsthorpe can accept donations 10am - 3pm if they are dropped off at the back of the building, but please telephone the shop first on 01604 714568.
  • From 10/8/20 High Street, Thrapston can accept donations Monday to Friday 9am - 9:30am and 3.30pm - 4pm, Saturday 9am - 9.30am and 2.30pm - 3pm.
  • From 10/8/20 Bridge Street, Rothwell can accept donations Monday to Friday 9am - 9:30am and 3.30pm - 4pm, Saturday 9am - 9.30am and 2.30pm - 3pm.
  • From 10/8/20 Churchill Way, Burton Latimer can accept donations by appointment only. Please call 01536 722542 to make an appointment. Donations will only be accepted via this method and at the back door.
  • From 11/8/20 Market Place, Brackley can accept donations Tuesday to Friday 9am - 9:30am and 3.30pm - 4pm, Saturday 9am - 9.30am and 2.30pm - 3pm.

All donations will go into quarantine before they are handled and will be steam cleaned/sanitised before being sold.  Please talk to a member of our team at the shop so that they can let you know how to drop off your goods safely.  Whilst our shops are closed please do not take donations to them and do not leave any bags or items outside the shops.  We are not able to accept donations at the Venton Centre in Northampton or our Billing Road offices at the moment.

  • We would encourage customers to ring their preferred shop before turning up with donations because we will not be able accept donations if the quarantine area is full.
  • We are not able to return donors' bags and boxes for hygiene reasons.
  • All shops have hand sanitising stations, masks are available for a donation of 50p.
  • Shops have to limit the number of customers they allowed in and one-way systems are in place.
  • We are following all guidelines for social distancing and quarantine handling for donations.

Every penny raised in the shop helps improve later life for everyone in Northamptonshire.  Thank you for your donations and custom.

Would you like to volunteer?

If you can spare a morning or an afternoon a week, on a regular basis, we'd love to hear from you.  We need volunteers to help sort clothes and donations of books, toys and bric-a-brac and to serve customers and help us raise vital funds.  Call our Volunteer Co-ordinator on 01604 611200 to find out more. 

  • Special offers on clothes

    Dresses: from £4

  • Glassware and gifts

    Glassware and gifts: from 50p

  • Browse our lovely stock

    Browse our stock of toys: from £1