Welwyn Garden City’s wildest charity shop finds

PUBLISHED: 16:05 28 October 2018

Charity shop work - it's a bit of an eye-opener. Picture: Mia Jankowicz

Charity shop work - it's a bit of an eye-opener. Picture: Mia Jankowicz

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You might have thought working in a charity shop was a tranquil sort of job, but it turns out the role can be more macabre, explosive and definitely more smutty than a James Bond film.

Pretty much all of life's questions answered here on the shelves at the British Heart Foundation. Picture: Mia JankowiczPretty much all of life's questions answered here on the shelves at the British Heart Foundation. Picture: Mia Jankowicz

We talked to the charity shop workers of WGC to find out the best bargains, fanciest donations, and downright quirkiest items they had ever received.

Crocodiles, explosions and human remains - it’s all in day’s work for Welwyn Garden City’s volunteers. See our interactive story for more.


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