Visit Us



The Dorset Scrapstore is located in The Factory. 

Please use the main entrance to The Factory, you will see Dorset Scrapstore in front of you.


 07565 577094 (during opening times)


Our opening hours are as below:

Monday Closed
Tuesday  11:00 – 17:00 
Wednesday  11:00 – 17:00 
Thursday  11:00 – 17:00 
Friday 11:00 – 17:00 
Saturday 11:00 – 17:00 
Sunday Closed



There is free parking available for our customers on-site on an availability basis.

travel by public transport

BUS – The nearest bus stop is Alder Road Parade, just a short walk away. Morebus Services 14, 15 and 16 offer a regular service – click here for MoreBus website.

We are a 10 minute walk from Wallisdown Roundabout, where Yellow Buses Services 6, 26, 26a, 36 offer a regular service – click here for Yellow Buses website.

TRAIN – The nearest train station is Branksome, located 1 mile away – click here for South Western Railway website.


Membership costs £5 for individuals, £15 for groups and £35 for schools – please see our membership page for full details.

Scrap is charged at £7 per bin bag and £4 for a small bag. We also have a shop selling arts and crafts materials at very competitive prices (glue, paint, clay, fabrics etc.)

payment options

Card payment facilities are available at our Alder Hills store and you can also pay by cash.

Schools and groups – we are happy to invoice you directly for membership costs only. Please contact

family workshops

Our Family Workshops are held seasonally, please see website page for full details.