How Do I Borrow Things?

  • Become a Member of Ilkley Thingery.

            Once you're a Member of Ilkley Thingery, you can Borrow Things from us.


    • Go to
    • Use the Search Box or Side Menu to search for something you'd like to use (e.g., tent, pasta maker, scooter, pressure-washer)
    • Click on The Thing you want to borrow.
    • Select the dates you want to borrow your chosen Things (from the calendar onscreen)
    • Reserve your Things
    • Call in to Collect on your selected pick up date.

          CALL IN to Ilkley Thingery during Opening Hours, or EMAIL us on
    • Let us know what you want to borrow, and when you'd like to collect and return it.
    • If you're a Member, we'll reserve your Things for you.
    • You can become a member when you call in to borrow something or to look at the library of Things.

    * You need to be a Member of the Thingery Before you can Borrow from us, to Provide Insurance Cover.