Taunton is the county town of Somerset and the home of Somerset County Cricket. It is a great place to visit with a good variety of big name retail outlets and places to explore.
For example - The Taunton to Bridgewater Canal runs through the town and a footpath follows it - a walk which is so peaceful and interesting. The Somerset County Museum has many educational and interesting items and often has exhibitions of local and wider interest. Vivary Park with it's functioning bandstand. The park is situated close to the shopping centre it hosts the annual Taunton Flower Show and proves to be an absolute haven within the town - a place to relax and refresh yourself during a days shopping and looking around.
Oxfam Books and Music in Taunton can be found on Bridge Street right next to Taunton's bridge over the Canal.
We are always looking to welcome new volunteers to our vibrant team. If you feel able to offer Oxfam some of your time, please either e-mail the shop Manager at: firstname.lastname@example.org or come on in and pick up an Application Form.
Do you have any pre-loved books or music to donate?
Bring us your unwanted books - CDs - vinyl - DVDs and we will turn them into vital Oxfam funds.
We'd love to receive your donations - Received daily we also have a useful trolley you can borrow to unload your car and if staffing allows we can come and help you.
An ideal day to donate is a Sunday (10am - 4pm) parking nearby in the Coal Orchard Car Park (Free on Sundays only).
We stock and sell a FULLY CURATED selection of great quality pre-loved second hand books and music, including sheet music, vinyl, CDs and DVDs . We also have lovely mounted pictures and prints and a brilliant range of ethically sourced greetings cards and gifts along with Fair Trade food and environmentally sound beauty and household goods.
All to raise funds for Oxfam - "Because We Won't Live With Poverty"