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Hand in any of your old tools at Wickes, and Workaid will see that they're refurbished and passed on to disadvantaged people at their vocational training programmes in Africa and the UK. And as a thank you for helping us to change lives, we'll give you 20% off any new tools by Wickes, Makita, Bosch and many more big name brands in store.


Rout out an old tool! Yes any old tool will do!


Head down to your local Wickes store!


Hand your old tool in to a Wickes colleague in exchange for 20% off up to 5 new hand tools, power tools & power tool accessories!




Trade-in scheme FAQs

How long does the trade-in scheme last?

The Trade-in scheme runs until 25/03/14.

What will happen to my old tools?

We have partnered with Workaid to have your old tools refurbished and donated to help disadvantaged people at their vocational training programmes in Africa and the UK.

What will Wickes accept?

Any old power tools, hand tools or power tool accessories. We’re not fussy with condition but please bear in mind the tools will be refurbished where possible to help disadvantaged causes. Final acceptance of all donations will be subject to the store manager’s discretion.

Does the tool have to be like for like?

No, you can trade any hand tool, power tool or power tool accessory in and receive 20% off ANY tool of your choice.

How many tools can I buy?

The Trade-in scheme offers 20% off up to 5 hand tools, power tools or power tool accessories per customer


Remember to share your trade-in experience with us on Facebook or Twitter for a chance to win £100 Wickes vouchers!

Simply post/tweet a picture of your new tool, tell us what you traded in and include #wickestradein before 25th March to take part!




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Your old tools will be donated to WORKAID who will use them to help vulnerable and disadvantaged people to learn trade skills.