Welcome To The
Melton & District Furniture Project!
This is the official website of the Melton & District Furniture Project.
We hope that the following information will help you to use this site and the Project's services.
An introduction to the Project.
The Project collects unwanted good quality furniture, electrical goods, and bric-a-brac for re-distribution to people in receipt of any state benefit,or proof of low income.
The Project operates a daily - Monday to Friday - collection and delivery using its Ford Transit 3.5 Tonne Luton Box Van
and works on an estabilished schedule across;
- The Borough of Melton Mowbray.*
This covers an area extending to Bottesford to the North, Buckminster
to the East, Somerby to the South, and Thrussington to the West
and all villages in-between.
- The County Of Rutland.*
This includes Oakham, Uppingham and some villages in the Rutland area.
* For a more detailed list of where we deliver to click here or click on
the link on the left named 'Areas We Operate In'.
The Project receives funding from Leicestershire County Council, Melton Borough Council and Rutland County Council and the Project self-generates 80% of its total income.
The Project relies on unpaid volunteers and has five paid part-time members of staff.
The Warehouse public opening times are Tuesday from 9:00am to 3:00pm and Wednesday to Friday from 9:00am to 1:00pm.
The Office opening times are Tuesday from 9:00am to 3:00pm and Monday, Wednesday to Friday from 9:00am - 1:00pm.
Monday is the day when the volunteers and staff stock take, and arrange the furniture.
To see when we are closed, click here or on the link on the left titled 'Opening And Closing Hours'.
On Monday 12th January 2015, The Melton Town Guide App was launched.
It is a comprehensive guide of Melton's town centre, including Food & Leisure, Travel/Stay, Shopping and Services.
The Melton & District Furniture Project is located under "Services" then "Furniture".
The App is available for free on iOS and Android.
The Melton And District Project is a member of the Leicestershire Furniture Re-Use Network. And you can make a connection to the other Projects across Leicestershire by clicking on one of the following links;
Loughborough - SOFA
Hinckley And Bosworth District
Hinckley - Work-Llink
North West Leicestershire District
Coalville - REACT
Leicester City Council
Leicester - Baby Gear
Below is our updated Quick Response (QR) Code which you can scan with your Smartphone.
This will give you immediate information about the Project, which you can use anywhere, at any time to make contact.
The QR Code has been enlarged for quicker scanning.
This Website Visit/Hit Counter Was Placed On Friday 20th March 2009,
The Totals Are From This Date.
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Charity Registration Number: 1086010
Company Registration Number: 4105094
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The Website Content Has Been Regularly Updated Since 20th March 2009, Originally By John Biggerstaff & Matthew Smalley.
This Website Was Last Updated By Matthew Smalley On 13th January 2015.