Don’t leave donations outside closed charity shops

Published Wednesday, 7 October 2020

Residents and others are being asked not to leave their donations of unwanted goods outside closed charity shops.

The items are treated as fly-tipping and removed, making those leaving them liable for a fine and meaning that the items can’t be recycled and won’t benefit the charity as intended. Apart from charity shops not wanting this either, the advice is that people should always make sure the shop can accept the goods first. Read more about donating goods...