Borrowing is not only better for your budget, but better for our planet too! Did you know that the average household drill is used for just 13 minutes in its lifetime?*  Why buy new, when there are a whole range of items available to borrow for a small fee, right here in Ilminster!

Click here to browse our library of items.  Or, alternatively, a quick selection list is available here.

Please see Ilminster Share and Repair’s Borrowers Agreement for the full terms and conditions of this service.

If there is an item you wish to borrow that is not currently listed, let us know and we will do our best to source it for you.

Items should be collected and returned during shop opening hours, which are currently Monday, Thursday and Saturday mornings, 10am-12pm.  Special arrangements may be available on request.  Please ask one of our shop volunteers, or email

*The Circular Economy Show – Ellen MacArthur Foundation

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