The Pyramid
Resource Centre
and Scrap Store

What you can expect in our center

The Pyramid Resource Centre is an Aladdin’s Cave of resources for all. With a scrap store, handicraft materials and hire equipment all under one roof!

The Resource Centre is a project of Thurrock Play Network that works to actively encourage the reuse and recycle of everyday items that would normally end up in landfill.

We provide lots of affordable high quality resources for you to fulfil all sorts of creative ventures!

From card making to building your own sensory area, you could try your hand at crochet, reupholstering, sewing or building a bug hotel! It's all possible with the help of our fantastic resources. We have lots of different things available for you to recycle and reuse such as tubing, netting, material, buttons, wool, card, wood, foam, zips and lot lots more

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Types Of Bags

When visiting and buying our scrap resources, there are a few options to
be aware of. Detailed below is the breakdown of how our pricing works.
We also have an array of household items, toys and craft supplies and
that are individually priced.
Remember - We are plastic free, so please bring your own bags to take your scrap home.

Carrier Bag Size

£1.50 Per Bag

'bag for life' size

£2.50 Per Bag

Half a sack

£3.50 Per Bag

Full Sack

£7.00 Per Bag

Opening Hours

Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 12.00noon – 4.30pm
Thursday 9.30am – 2.30pm
Friday 9.30am – 2.30pm
Saturday 2nd and 4th Saturday of the Month – 10.00am – 1.00pm

Examples of our Scrap Materials

We have a variety of Scrap Resources which are great for all kinds of projects, from upcycling a cable reel for the garden to making a robot out of tubing and card..... the possibilities are endless!

All of our scrap resources have been donated to us by industry or the public making our Resource Centre a unique place to visit!

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Where we are

The Pyramid Resource Centre
Heath Road,Chadwell St Mary Grays Essex, RM16 4XH