Offers & Requests


  • Farah is offering a selection of kitchen pots, pans and a wok.
  • Lynne has a desk on offer, tools, jam jars, magnetic L plates, some embroidery transfers and dress making pins
  • Geoff is offering a desk lamp.
  • John has a large compost bin on offer
  • The Time Exchange has the following items on offer:
    • 3 large office style desks.
    • Chutney, chilli jam and wildflower seeds.
    • Gardeners World and Women’s Institute magazines.
    • Various sized plates, slightly chipped, but would be good for plant pot stands or craft projects.
    • Campervan shaped teapot.
    • De-icer spray, some Tipp-ex, a hosepipe spray attachment.
    • Ring-binder and lever-arch files.
    • Wire fruit bowl
    • large ceramic vase
  • The Time Exchange can loan out the following equipment to members for credits:
  • Litter pickers, we can also give you some thick black bags.
  • Gardening tools.
  • Sack truck/barrow.


  • Jeanette is looking for a shallow terracotta pot, (approx. 30cm diameter) and a 4 pin power cable for a vintage sewing machine, or a replacement sewing machine.
  • Dave would like a hedge trimmer or the use of one.
  • Ronnie would like a 6 speed mountain bike rear wheel (26x2050x559)
  • Helen is looking for a lidded bucket for the garden.
  • The Time Exchange gardeners would like some chilli plants if anyone has any going spare as we’ve been late seed sowing this year.
  • Farah is looking for donations of old saris.
  • Taymar is looking for some gardening hand tools for Elswick Park volunteer days.


Time Exchange members interested in any of the goods on offer or wanting to donate items should call us on 0191 245 0663. Please do not bring items to the Time Exchange unannounced, as we do not have a lot of storage space. Many thanks.