Hempstead Valley

Coming soon! Our brand-new charity shop in Gillingham's Hempstead Valley Shopping Centre.

Demelza paper bag and clothes

About Demelza Hempstead Valley

Coming soon!

Situated within Hempstead Valley Shopping Centre in Gillingham, our newest charity shop will be packed with pre-loved bargains galore. 

We can't wait to invite you in-store to browse our fantastic selection of quality clothing, accessories and books, plus our 'new goods' home and gifts range.  

Hempstead Valley is wheelchair friendly, with wider parking bays reserved for blue badge holders. Free parking available.

Contact Information

Unit 35, 18 Hempstead Valley Dr, Hempstead, Gillingham ME7 3PB


Opening times

To be confirmed

Donating Goods

Ensure you can drop off your preloved donations to us!

For furniture queries, you can email us at furniture@demelza.org.uk

What you can donate

• Clean, quality clothing
• Shoes, boots, accessories and jewellery
• Designer and vintage brands
• Soft furnishings and linen
• Books, records, CDs and DVDs
• Consoles, tech and gaming
• Complete toys and puzzles
• Homeware, collectables and ornaments
• Electrical appliances
• Wedding dresses and accessories

Please note that upholstered furniture must have a Fire Safety label attached, and be in good, safe condition. 

What you can't donate

• Upholstered furniture without fire labels
• Torn or damaged furniture items
• Coathangers
• Children/baby hygiene and feeding equipment
• Safety equipment: Helmets, car seats, etc
• CRT TVs, or those without remotes
• Toasters, gas cookers and electric showers
• Broken toys and toys without a CE label/mark
• Hair brushes and accessories
• Duvets, pillows and sleeping bags
• Fur, ivory and taxidermy