Tech amnesty at Frome Town Hall on Sunday 28th January

Unwanted digital devices are welcome for donation - will be wiped and reused, or recycled responsibly.


Frome Town Council are hosting a tech amnesty with Somerset CIC Donate IT at Frome Town Hall on Sunday 28th January from 10am to 1pm. Donate IT collect, refurbish and redistribute phones, laptops, tablets and other digital devices to people who need them. Anyone with devices to donate can bring them to the drop-off point in the town hall car park to hand to Donate IT volunteers.

Donate IT say

When you donate a laptop / computer or any piece of tech equipment, we have the facility to securely clean all memory in a way that complies with the General Data Protection Regulations and you can be assured there will be none of your data distributed when your tech finds a new home

Donate IT explanatory video:

According to the video, digital devices includes PCs laptops tablets and mobile phones, but also most electronics, including routers, hubs, test equipment, cameras, consoles, satnavs, ordinary phones.