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Is there a charity or business that will collect my boxes of books, clothes and bric-a-brac without charging me?

(8 Posts)
franch Tue 15-Jul-08 13:17:38

Doing a big clear-out and I don't drive so can't drop them off at a charity shop or do a car boot sale.

lilyloo Tue 15-Jul-08 13:18:44


schneebly Tue 15-Jul-08 13:18:48

am sure there must be...

Have you though abuot freecycle?

franch Tue 15-Jul-08 13:21:31

Would I have to list each item separately? Ideally I just want to get rid of the whole lot in one go ...

SquiffyHock Tue 15-Jul-08 13:23:02

I have exactly the same problem - there's no jumble sales on either with the school holidays approaching.

Will watch with interest smile

RubySlippers Tue 15-Jul-08 13:24:17

cancer research do pick ups

(they do from the Ilford branch anyway, so i think it would be worth a call to your local shop)

lilyloo Tue 15-Jul-08 13:25:30

No just describe them
people will ask for the things they want or put 'ideal for carbooter' then they will probably collect them all

franch Tue 15-Jul-08 13:34:05

Great - will do that Ruby - failing that I'll see if I can get rid of them as a job lot on Freecycle (tho I'd much rather they went to charity)

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