- offer unwanted items on your local Freecycle (opens in a new window) network
- advertise them in the free ads section of your local newspaper
- donate them to your local charity shops
- offer them to homeless shelters.
small electrical items such as toasters, kettles and juicers, can be taken to our Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRC) to be recycled under WEEE (Waste Electrical and Electronic Equimpent) Regulations.