Everyone’s a winner when you visit our shop in Lower High Street,
We are fortunate to have some fantastic supporters who
new or good quality items such as clothing (often with High Street
and designer labels still attached), gifts, jewellery, books and
household items, so there are always plenty of bargains to be
Word has got around resulting in our stock changing rapidly so
there’s always the prospect of discovering something special!
Women’s clothing, shoes and handbags are always popular but we
also stock plenty of menswear and children’s sizes too.
Toys, CDs & DVDs, glassware and all sorts of unusual odds and
ends as well as smaller items of furniture can also be found.
It’s always worth browsing our £1 rail and our brand new giftware,
stationery and card range are great, especially if you’re a cat lover
or know someone who is!
But it’s also nice to know that while you are saving money you’re
also supporting the cats in our care. With a waiting list of up to
200 animals who also need our help we are extremely grateful
to those who donate goods as well as those who come and buy
Cats Protection is a charity that relies on the generosity of the
public and EVERY penny you spend in our shop will go towards
food, accommodation and veterinary care for the cats we are
trying to rehome.
Who works there:
Claudine Danby is the ever-smiling, friendly face who manages
the shop. She’s ably assisted by her team of 18 volunteers who
ensure that items are clean and are presented in a professional
If you’d like to help by volunteering in the shop, just let us know!
No experience is required but volunteers usually work 3 hour
shifts and need to be over 16 years old. For more details click on
the ‘Volunteering’ tab at the top of the page.
Donations are the life blood of our shop and are always
appreciated. Claudine said: “We’re always in need of good quality,
clean saleable items though we aren’t able to accept electrical
items due to health and safety regulations.”
She added, “The shop is in a great position for shoppers and it
even has FREE PARKING right outside so it’s really easy to drop
Donations of cat food are also most welcome so if your cat has got
bored of a brand or has gone off ‘big tin’ cat food (sound familiar?
), we can help. It certainly won’t go to waste as we have plenty of
cats who’ll love it!
Our shop can be found near to the entrance to King Edward VI
Sixth Form college at:
27 Lower High Street
Shop opening times are:
Monday – Saturday:
9am – 5pm.