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Ipswich Re-use Shop

01473 610322

Foxhall Recycling Centre, Foxhall Road, Ipswich, IP10 0HT

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 opening times, and some measures imposed to make sure that staff and members of the public 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 the Foxhall 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 Foxhall Recycling Centre.

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

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

Thank you for your support – by donating or using the Ipswich 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

In partnership with Suffolk County Council and FCC Environment, the Ipswich 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.


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