Following a merger between The Clock, the charity that created our Re-Use Store, and Thirsk Community Care, a new charity has been born. We are now called Community Works, and our Store, previously known as 'Clock Works' will now be called Community Works Re-Use Store. We are in the process of organising long-awaited shop-front signage … Continue reading New name for the Re-Use Store
Our last day of trading in 2019 is Monday 23rd December 10am-4pm; we will re-open on Friday 3rd January 2020 10am-4pm and then our normal opening hours will resume. We would like to wish all of our supporters, donators and customers a very merry Christmas and a happy new year.
We are now offering reusable surplus paint for sale at low cost in our Community Re-Use Store. We have joined a national network called Community RePaint and have become one of 80 schemes in the UK to source surplus full and part-full tins of paint from tradespeople, retailers and manufacturers to offer to individuals and … Continue reading Community RePaint Thirsk launches
Now open! Find out more about our uniform shop here! Thanks to your generous donations, our pop-up shop is now open!! We have a range of items for local schools at very reasonable prices so call in if you are in need of uniform or have something to donate.
Clock Works are developing a new social business and want to hear your thoughts and ideas! The business model proposes to engage volunteer-led teams providing an odd-job service in people's homes at low cost, helping the elderly and vulnerable with those one-off tasks that have been causing them a headache. Read more here: https://clockworksyorkshire.org/clock-works-help-at-home-service/ Help … Continue reading ‘Help at Home’ for Elderly and Vulnerable in Thirsk and District
Following yesterday's news about the launch of our Men's Shed project, today is all about the women! Four Quarters is a group for girls (aged 14+) and women. They come together in a safe and supportive environment for a chance to be creative, meet new people and enjoy doing something that benefits their local community. … Continue reading Women-only ‘Four Quarters’ Project launched
The Clock has officially launched its Men's Shed project at their Clock Works Community Re-Use Store and Workshop today. 'Men's Sheds' are a concept that originated in Australia but are now popping up all over the UK and worldwide. They are places where groups of men come together to work on practical projects - connecting, … Continue reading Men’s Shed launches today
Due to staffing challenges we are going to have to reduce our opening hours slightly today and tomorrow so we are sorry if this causes any of our customers an inconvenience. However the good news is we are open on Bank Holiday Monday. Revised times are as follows: Friday 10am-3pm Saturday 10:30am-2pm Sunday <closed> Monday … Continue reading Bank Holiday Weekend Opening Hours
Just a reminder... we are open at the following times this weekend: Good Friday 10am-2pm Saturday 9am-3pm Easter Sunday <closed> Easter Monday 10am-2pm Easter Egg Hunt Bring in your children or grandchildren on Saturday or Monday and they will be able to hunt for chocolate eggs hidden around the Store while you browse the items … Continue reading Easter Opening Hours and Easter Egg Hunt
We are very pleased to announce we are officially members of the Re--Use Network, a national collective of organisations like ours that seek to make a positive social and environmental impact in their communities through the provision and promotion of re-use. Membership will allow us to learn from others and find new opportunities to develop … Continue reading Re-Use Network members