Worksop: BHF call for more Worksop volunteers in heart disease battle

The Worksop British Heart Foundation (BHF) Furniture & Electrical Store is celebrating six months of raising vital funds in the fight coronary heart disease,

Tuesday, 8th July 2014, 1:00 pm
Guardian News

The large store has fresh stock on display daily and is appealing to locals to have a clear-out and donate any unwanted furniture and electrical home items,

After a successful six-month period, the Worksop store is now calling on the community for more volunteers to help continue its great work. It needs 250 hours of help from volunteers each week and is encouraging all Worksop residents to get in touch if they have a few hours to spare and would like to learn new skills.

Chris Ward, the BHF Area Manager, said: “I would like to say a big thank-you to our staff, volunteers and all our loyal customers who have supported the Worksop Furniture & Electrical store over the past six months. Thanks to your generous donations and support BHF researchers are able to continue their relentless search for a breakthrough to put an end to the suffering caused by heart disease.

“We’re hoping that the people of Worksop will continue to support us, and we urge them to continue donating unwanted household items that will help save lives.

“We’re also appealing to any local people who have some spare time to consider volunteering at the Worksop store – we have roles to suit everyone. Just pop into the store or give us a call to find out more.”

The Worksop BHF Furniture & Electrical store is located at 2 Bridge Place, Worksop, S80 1JS. To book a free collection for donated items, visit or call the store on 01909 521450.