Donating unwanted items

There are many ways to reuse unwanted items, such as by donating to charity shops (find your nearest here) or using an online exchange website such as:


Unwanted furniture, electrical items and bikes can be donated for repair or upcycling to Bicester Green. You can also attend one of their workshops to learn basic DIY, how to repair your bike or get creative and upcycle old furniture. 

Emmaus are an international homeless charity who offer a home and meaningful work to people who have experienced homelessness. They collect unwanted furniture from anywhere in Oxfordshire for sale in their shops on the Northway estate and in Cowley.

Orinoco is a scrapstore in Oxford that sells DIY items, tools and scrap for art, play and creative projects.