Dear parents/carers,


FREE School Uniform for ALL


Do you have school uniform which is in good condition that you no longer need?  Would you like to contribute to saving the environment and recycling within your community?


We could use your good condition uniform, including shoes, plimsoles and PE kits!

EMTRAS and Churches Together South Tyneside would like to recycle these items within the community.  Unwanted items will be FREE to collect for anyone within the South Tyneside Community.


Good condition uniforms can be dropped off at: The Salvation Army

        Wawn Street

        South Shields

        NE33 4EB

The dates below are for good quality uniform donations drop offs only:


Wednesday 24th and Thursday 25th July between 10.30am – 3.00pm


Wednesday 31st  July and Thursday 1st August 10.30am – 3.00pm


Donations will also be accepted during the above dates at Key Projects Food Bank:

Boldon Lane, South Shields, NE34 OLZ between the hours of 10.00am – 4.00pm Monday – Friday


If you would like to take some good condition uniform for FREE please come along to one of our drop in sessions at the Salvation Army you do not need to donate to receive a FREE uniform:


The dates below are for uniform collection only:


Wednesday 7th and Thursday 8th August 10.30am – 3.00pm


Wednesday 14th and Thursday 15th August 10.30am – 3.00pm


At these sessions you will be able to take FREE uniform that is suitable for your child.


We thank you for your contribution within our community. If you have any queries please contact EMTRAS on the numbers below.


Martine Horner


Education, Learning and Skills

South Tyneside Council, Town Hall and Civic Offices

Westoe Road, South Shields, Tyne and Wear, NE33 2RL

Tel: 0191 426 8140

Tel: 0191 426 8172

Mobile: 07484 036 782