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A third of UK adults throw away furniture which could be recycled or reused

14 October 2019

A third of UK adults are binning household items or furniture that could be otherwise recycled, reused or donated

First time buyers and renters go months without furniture

7 October 2019

A survey commissioned by us has found many can't afford to buy key pieces of furniture when they first move in, with nearly quarter saying the interior look of their home has a negative impact on their wellbeing.

House share given charity shop makeover

1 October 2019

The British Heart Foundation give home make over to house share of junior doctors, using only pre-loved furniture items from their charity shops

Be part of our Reuse Revolution and help save lives

27 September 2019

The British Heart Foundation are calling on the nation to join it's Reuse Revolution, to help rescue items from landfill and fund life-saving research. Head down to your local British Heart Foundation home store this autumn and bag yourself a pre-loved item to revamp your home. From sofas to sideboards, you can shop more sustainably and be in with a chance of winning a great prize!

Six volunteers paving the way to beat heart and circulatory disease

19 September 2019

We have worked with some of our most inspiring volunteers from across the organisation to produce a photo series that shares their personal reasons for getting involved.

New BHF report finds young people are more interested in volunteering than older generations

16 September 2019

Our national survey reveals young people are more interested in volunteering than any other age group, despite what people might think. Our report also uncovers the personal benefits of volunteering, such as tackling loneliness, improving mental health and providing valuable work experience.

Join the decluttering movement and donate pre-loved items to the British Heart Foundation

24 January 2019

Been inspired by Marie Kondo’s decluttering philosophy? But don’t know what to do with pre-loved items that no long truly spark joy? We are encouraging those having a clear-out to donate quality items to us to help raise vital funds for life-saving research.

UK adults spend £85 on Christmas party outfits according to the British Heart Foundation

6 December 2018

UK adults spend £85 on Christmas party outfits but most will only be worn once.

The true cost of love: Three million millennials would rather have a partner with a fully furnished home than a great body (or good personality/sense of humour!)

1 October 2018

New figures show that nearly three million millennials would prefer to have a partner with a fully furnished house than a great body, good personality or a good sense of humour.