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Bury St Edmunds Re-use Shop

01284 335844

Bury St Edmunds Recycling Centre, Fornham Road, Bury St Edmunds, IP31 1SJ

Mon - Sat 9am - 4pm, Sun 10am - 4pm (October to March) Mon - Sat 9am - 5pm, Sun 10am -4pm (April to September)

Now open seven days a week! Unless you are exempt, please wear a face covering when visiting, thank you.

There are a number of changes in place, including temporary amends to the Bury Re-use shop opening times, and some measures imposed to make sure that staff and members of the public stay safe and follow national guidelines.

These include:

  • A number of measures will be in place for the safety of yourselves and our staff:
    • Numbers of people allowed within the shop will be limited
    • 2 metre social distancing must be maintained
    • A one-way system will be in place
    • Hand sanitising facilities will be available
    • Payment by card is encouraged
  • We will not be accepting direct donations at the current time, as items will be subject to a period of quarantine, in line with guidelines, prior to being sold in the shop.
  • You must book an appointment to visit the Recycling Centre to drop off items for Re-use and recycling. To book, go to suffolk.gov.uk/recyclingcentres
  • You can visit Bury Re-use Shop without a booking, however you will not be able to access the recycling centre and must park in the shop car park.


In partnership with Suffolk County Council and FCC Environment we operate a Re-use shop based at Bury St Edmunds Recycling Centre.

All items are checked and tested by our shop staff and only suitable items are sold in the shop. There’s a wide range of items for sale, including:

Electrical items
Children’s Toys
Prams/highchairs and other baby and toddler items
Sports Equipment
CD’s, DVD’s and books
DIY and garden tools

Thank you for your support – by supporting the Bury St Edmunds Re-use Shop, you’re helping us to bring hope, opportunity, stability and independence to local children, young people and families. 

Want to Donate Furniture and Electrical Items?

We are always looking for good quality donations and accept the following items:
Each year we help over 2,000 people in Norfolk and Suffolk who are going through tough times

Opening 16th January 2020

In partnership with Suffolk County Council and FCC Environment, the Bury St Edmunds Re-use Shop sells a wide range of items, such as furniture, bikes, tools, bric a brac and small electrical item.

We take in donated items and the profits we make by selling them helps to fund our other work for children, families and adults who need our help. Please contact us about any items you wish to donate.

I consider myself very lucky to work for The Benjamin Foundation- I have been encouraged and supported to take on more challenges and can honestly say I am never bored!

Member of our staff team

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