Season of goodwill: check out your charity shop for a Christmas bargain
Instead of buying expensive, unwanted gifts, you can help some great causes
Supporting a charity such as Barnardos enables it to help more children this Christmas
I like to pretend I’m a charity-shop junkie just because I’m saving an item from landfill while donating to charity – but it’s also exhilarating to find something well-made and unusual after a good old rummage.
My mission was to hit the charity shops on South Great George’s Street in Dublin city centre to see what Christmas gifts and clothes I could pick up in my lunch break. These were the results: