Use Less Directory

It is quite amazing how many shops on the high street are dedicated to the reduction of consumption! So we've decided to produce a directory of them in Harrow. Included are shops for which "Use Less" is a main focus of their activity. Please let us know of any shops you believe should appear in our directory.

Bicycle Repairs

  • Cycle King, 451-455 Rayners Lane, Rayners Lane HA5 5ET; 020 8868 6262; map; website;
  • The Bike Shop, 511 Pinner Road, North Harrow, HA2 6EH; 020 8427 5454; map; website;

Charity Shops

These shops sell a variety of used items - most commonly clothes, books, toys, bric-a-brac, records, CDs, videos, DVDs. They accept donated goods.

  • Asha Charity Shop, 205 Kenton Road, Kenton HA3 0HD; 020 8795 1723; map; website;
  • Barnardo's Shop, 9 Love Lane, Pinner HA5 3EE; 020 8866 1159; map; website;
  • British Heart Foundation, 333 Station Road, Harrow HA1 2AA; 020 8427 9533; map; website;
  • Cancer Research UK Charity Shops (website)
    • 26 Bridge Street, Pinner HA5 3JF; 020 8866 4989; map; website;
    • 310 Northolt Road, South Harrow HA2 8EE; 020 8864 4515; map; website;
    • 24 The Broadway, Stanmore HA7 4DW; 020 8954 0462; map; website;
  • Children's Society, 433 Alexander Avenue, Rayners Lane HA2 9TW; 020 8868 1957; map; website;
  • Found (Christ Church Roxeth Foundation), 9 Shaftesbury Circle, Harrow, Middlesex, HA2 0JN; 020 3441 6944; map; website;
  • Mind Shop, 4 College Road, Harrow HA1 1BE; 020 3759 8303; map; website;
  • Norwood Shop, 14 The Broadway, Stanmore HA7 4DW; 020 8420 6870; map; website;
  • Oxfam Charity Shops (website)
    • 19 Bridge Street, Pinner HA5 3HR; 020 8429 0926; map; website;
    • 361 Uxbridge Rd, Hatch End HA5 4JN; 020 8428 0428; map; website;
    • 2 Buckingham Parade, Stanmore HA7 4EB; 020 8954 6269; map; website;
  • PDSA Charity Shops (website)
    • 30 College Road, Harrow HA1 1BE; 020 8863 4081; map; website;
  • RSPCA Charity Shops (website)
    • 225 Kenton Road, Kenton HA3 0HD; 020 8909 1810; map;
    • 13 Love Lane, Pinner, Middlesex, HA5 3EE; 020 84295606 map;
  • St Luke's Hospice Charity Shops (website)
    • 2 St Anns Road, Harrow HA1 1LG; 020 8001 1265; map; website;
    • 11 Station Road, Harrow HA1 2UF; 020 8424 2779; map; website;
    • 433-435 High Road, Harrow Weald HA3 6EJ; 020 8861 0883; map; website; specialises in bridal wear;
    • 437 High Road, Harrow Weald HA3 6EJ; 020 8863 3873; map; website; electrical goods and vinyl records;
    • 192 Kenton Road, Kenton HA3 8BX; 020 8909 2311; map; website; furniture; also can arrange collection of various types of items;
    • 475 Kingsbury Road, Kingsbury NW9 9EA; 020 8905 0975; map; website;
    • 39 Station Road, North Harrow HA2 7SU; 020 8426 0184; map; website;
    • 40-42 Bridge Street, Pinner HA5 3JF; 020 8866 7674; map; website;
    • 349 Rayners Lane, Rayners Lane HA5 5EP; 020 8868 5410; map; website;
    • 281 Northolt Road, South Harrow HA2 8HX; 020 8426 4849; map; website;
    • 5 Church Road, Stanmore HA7 4AR; 020 8385 7731; map; website;
    • Warehouse, 24 Dalston Gardens, Stanmore HA7 1BU; 020 8909 2311; map; website;
  • Samaritans Shop, 103 High St, Wealdstone HA3 5DL; 020 8427 3170; map;
  • Scope, 341 Station Rd, Harrow HA1 2AA; 020 8427 9125; map; website;
  • Sue Ryder Shop, 324a Station Road, Harrow HA1 2DX; 020 8427 5177; map; website;
  • TRAID, 324D Station Road, Harrow HA1 2DX; 0208 424 8198; map; website; unwanted clothes that are donated are hand sorted or redesigned and reconstructed to make new recycled garments, and sold in the shop;

Clothes - See Charity Shops; Clothes Repair

Clothes Repairs and Alterations

  • Bliss Drycleaners Ltd, Level 4, Northwick Park Hospital, Watford Road, Harrow HA1 3UJ; 020 8869 3822; map;
  • Excelsior Dry Cleaners, 471 Alexandra Avenue, Rayners Lane HA2 9RY; 020 8866 2193; map;
  • Look Smart, 43 Station Road, North Harrow, HA2 7SU; map;
  • Moonrock Dry Cleaners, 501 Pinner Road, North Harrow, HA2 6EH; map;
  • Quality Dry Cleaners, 154 Station Road, Harrow HA1 2RH; 020 8863 7222; map;
  • Shic Dry Cleaners, 89 Bridge Street, Pinner, HA5 3HZ; 020 8866 5647; map;
  • Star Dry Cleaners, 179 Marsh Road, Pinner, HA5 5PB; 020 8866 0302; map;
  • Suits You, 20 Kenton Park Parade, Kenton Road, Kenton HA3 8DQ; 020 8907 7155; map;
  • Village Launderette, 439 Rayners Lane, Rayners Lane HA5 5ET; 020 8866 4403; map;

Computers

  • CeX, 282 Station Road, Harrow HA1 2EA; map; website; buy, sell and exchange video games, DVDs, phones, computers, electronics and music;
  • Laptop Doctors (website) computer and laptop repairs; 020 8909 1313;
    • 31 Kenton Park Parade, Kenton Road, Kenton HA3 8DN; map;
    • 54 Bridge Street, Pinner HA5 3JF; map;
  • Ohm Electronics, 515 Pinner Road, North Harrow HA2 6EH; 020 8427 0545; map; website; repairs to computer systems, monitors and printers;
  • One Stop Computer Services, 316 Northolt Road, South Harrow HA2 8EE; computer and laptop repairs; 020 8423 9983; map;
  • Repair Center, 8 High Street, Wealdstone HA3 7AA; 020 8424 8184; map; computer repairs and exchange;

Electrical

  • Capital Repairs, 231 Imperial Drive, Rayners Lane HA2 7HE; 020 8226 5377; map; website;
  • domestic appliance repairs;
  • Copy Logic, Unit 2, Palmerston Centre, Oxford Rd, Harrow HA3 7RG; 020 8863 4483; map; website; copiers, fax, printer repair;
  • Ideal Electrics, 14 Village Way East, Rayners Lane HA2 7LU; 020 8866 9513; map; TV and video repairs;
  • North West Electrics, 3 High Street, Wealdstone HA3 5DB; 020 8427 1789; map; appliance repairs;
  • Sorrell & Son, 383 High Road, Harrow Weald HA3 6EL; 020 8427 3180; map; Electrical repairs and servicing, reconditioned appliances;

Hi Fi Repairs

  • London Sound, 389B Alexandra Avenue, Rayners Lane HA2 9EF; 020 8868 9222; map; website;

Music and Video

  • CeX, 282 Station Road, Harrow HA1 2EA; map; website; buy, sell and exchange video games, DVDs, phones, computers, electronics and music;

Printer Cartridge Refilling

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Shoe Repairs

  • Parmar Shoe Repairs, Rayners Lane Station, Rayners Lane HA5 5EG; 020 8868 1901; map;
  • Pinner Shoe Repairs, 116 Marsh Road, Pinner HA5 5NA; 020 8866 7303; map;
  • Soles & Heels, 69 Station Road, North Harrow HA2 7SR; map;
  • Timpson (website) also watch repairs;
    • 313 Station Road, Harrow HA1 2TA; 020 8861 0389; map; website;
    • 1 Ash Hill Drive (inside Tesco), Pinner HA5 2AG; 020 8866 4634; map; website;

Stamps

  • Stampdile, 454 Alexandra Avenue, Rayners Lane HA2 9TL; 020 8429 4222; map; website; stamps and collectibles bought and sold;

Tool Hire

  • H S S Hire Shop, 312 Kenton Road, Kenton HA3 8DF; 020 8907 3614; map;
  • Robert Samuell, 36 Station Road, North Harrow, HA2 7SE; 020 8863 2492; map; also servicing.