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Special collections - items collected

A full list of items accepted for collection through our special collections service.

Items Accepted for Special Collection

  • Aerial
  • Air Conditioning Unit
  • Amplifier
  • Baby Items i.e. Bath, Gate, Walker
  • Bag (Empty)
  • Barbeque
  • Basket
  • Bean Bag
  • Bed Base/Frame (Inc. Folding Beds)
  • Bed Guard
  • Bench
  • Bike
  • Bike Rack
  • Bin (Empty)
  • Bird Bath/Table
  • Blender (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Blinds
  • Bookcase
  • Box, Plastic
  • Bread Maker (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Bric-a-Brac (Small Items in a Black Sack)
  • Broom
  • Bucket
  • Buggy
  • Bunk Bed Frame (Dismantled)
  • C.D Rack (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Cabin/Camp Bed
  • Cabinet
  • Cage, Animal
  • Camping Stove (No Gas Canisters)
  • Candle Holder (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Carpet Cleaner
  • Carpet Offcuts (In a Black Sack)
  • Carpet Rolls (Reasonable Size)
  • Carpet Tiles (Packs of 15)
  • Cat Scratching Post
  • CD Rack
  • Chair (household chairs including armchairs, garden chairs and bar stools)
  • Chest Drawers
  • Child's Car Seat
  • Child's Toy
  • Christmas Decoration, Large
  • Christmas Tree, Artificial (Dismantled)
  • Climbing Frame (Dismantled)
  • Clock (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Clothes Horse/Rail
  • Coat Rack
  • Coffee Maker (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Commode
  • Compost Bin (Empty)
  • Computer
  • Computer Screen/Monitor
  • Cooker
  • Cooker Hood
  • Cool Box
  • Cot
  • Crutches
  • Curtain Pole
  • Cushions (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Dartboard (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Deep Fat Fryer (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Dehumidifier
  • Desk
  • Dish Washer
  • Dog/Cat Basket
  • Dolls House
  • Drawers
  • Drawing Board
  • Dresser
  • Dressing Table
  • DVD inc. Player (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Easel
  • Electric Fire/Heater
  • Exercise Machine
  • Extension Cord (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Fan
  • Fax Machine (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Filing Cabinet
  • Fire Guard
  • Fire Place Tools
  • Fire Surround (not Marble)
  • Fish Tank
  • Fishing Rod
  • Flip Chart Stand
  • Flooring (Packs of 15 Pieces)
  • Food Processor (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Foot Spa (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Foot Stool
  • Freezer
  • Fridge
  • Fridge Freezer (Inc. American Style)
  • Garden Incinerator
  • Garden Ornament
  • Garden Storage Chest
  • Garden Swing Seat (Dismantled)
  • Garden Umbrella
  • Gas Barbeque (No Bottle)
  • Gas Fire (No Bottle)
  • Gazebo (Dismantled)
  • Globe (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Golf Bag/Trolley
  • Golf Clubs
  • Hair Dryer (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Hammock (Dismantled)
  • Headboard
  • Hedge Cutter
  • Highchair
  • Hob
  • Hoover
  • Hose Pipe (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Hostess Trolley
  • Ironing Board
  • Jet Washer
  • Karaoke Machine
  • Kettle (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Keyboard
  • Ladder
  • Laminator (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Laptop (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Laundry Basket
  • Lawn Mower Electrical
  • Lawn Mower Minus Petrol
  • Leaf Vacuum
  • Light (All Types)
  • Lino (Manageable Rolls)
  • Magazine Rack
  • Mat
  • Mattress
  • Memo Board
  • Microwave
  • Mirror
  • Mop
  • Mouse (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Musical Instrument
  • Ottoman
  • Oven
  • Paddling Pool
  • Paper Towel Dispenser (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Parasol
  • Parasol Base Plastic/Metal
  • Patio Heater (No Bottle)
  • Pet Carrier
  • Photocopier
  • Piano
  • Picture/Frame
  • Plastic Pots, Large (Small in Pink Sacks)
  • Plate Rack (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Play House (Dismantled)
  • Pond Filter/Liner/Pump
  • Portable Generator
  • Power Tool
  • Power Washer
  • Pram
  • Printer
  • Projector
  • Punch Bag
  • Pushchair
  • Radiator Cover
  • Radiator (Oil or Electric Only)
  • Radio
  • Radio Gram
  • Record Player
  • Roof Box/Rack
  • Room Divider
  • Rug
  • Safe
  • Sand Pit
  • Satellite Dish
  • Sauce Pan Stand (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Scales (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Scanner
  • Scooter (If Electric, No Battery)
  • Seesaw, Plastic
  • Sewing/Knitting Machine
  • Shelves
  • Shoe Rack
  • Shopping Trolley
  • Shower Doors
  • Shredder
  • Sideboard
  • Ski's
  • Sky Box (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Slide (Dismantled)
  • Slow Cooker
  • Snooker Table
  • Sofa
  • Sofa Bed
  • Speaker's inc. Stands
  • Spin Drier
  • Stair Gate
  • Steam Press
  • Step Ladder
  • Stereo
  • Stool
  • Strimmer
  • Suitcase (Empty)
  • Sun Lounger
  • Sunbed without tubes
  • Surf Board
  • Swimming Pool, Plastic (Dismantled)
  • Swing (Dismantled)
  • Table
  • Table Tennis Table
  • Tackle Bag
  • Tape Recorder
  • Tea Trolley
  • Teasmade
  • Television
  • Television Stand
  • Television Wall Bracket (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Tent
  • Terracotta Flower Pots
  • Tile Cutter
  • Toast Rack (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Toaster (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Toilet Roll Holder (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Toilet Seat only
  • Tool Box
  • Tools (Inc. Garden)
  • Towel Rail
  • Trampoline (Dismantled)
  • Trike
  • Trolley Jack
  • Trolley
  • Trouser press
  • Trunk
  • Tumble Drier
  • Typewriter
  • Umbrella (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Underlay Rolls (Reasonable Size)
  • Unit
  • Vegetable Rack
  • Video inc. Player (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Vivarium
  • Waders (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Walking Frame
  • Wallpaper Stripper
  • Wardrobe
  • Wardrobe Doors Mirrored
  • Wardrobe Doors Not Mirrored
  • Washing Line, Rotary
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Butt
  • Water dispenser
  • Watering Can (See Bric-a-Brac)
  • Wheel Barrow
  • Wheel Chair
  • Wind Breaker
  • Wine Cooler
  • Wine Rack
  • Wooden Wishing Well
  • Workmate