The Works

Opening times








9:00 am – 5:30 pm

9:00 am – 5:30 pm

9:00 am – 5:30 pm

9:00 am – 5:30 pm

9:00 am – 5:30 pm

9:00 am – 5:30 pm

10:30 am – 4:30 pm

Open 24hrs a day, 7 days a week

We have great range of art and craft materials, books, stationery and kids toys, games, books and much more.

The Works is the UK’s leading family friendly retailer of value gifts, arts, crafts, toys, books and stationery. Our four zones of products are made to show our customers what they can ‘do’ and empowering them to do it

Toys & games

Toys & Games covers both kids and family games. It is a ‘one stop shop’ for a range of kids’ favourites, from the latest crazes to a wide range of toys, jigsaws and big brand games. This zone also features our important education range supporting children’s development.

Arts & crafts

Our Arts, Crafts and Hobbies Zone comprises a wide selection of paints, brushes, art sets, paper, canvas and craft kits that cater for the needs of beginners to experts, alongside a complementary book offer to further inspire our artistic and crafty customers. Our buying expertise allows us to offer fantastic value for money across the whole range and is further supported by a well curated range extension online.

Stationery & seasonal

Our Stationery selection includes high-quality fashion notebooks, writing sets, storage boxes and address books, all under our own brand, Paper Place. These sit alongside our big brands offer such as Bic, Helix, Xerox and Pukka. Our Scribblicious range includes trendy pens, pencils, pencil cases, and storage solutions suitable for all ages. We have everything to make birthdays, Christmases and other family occasions really special.


A great selection of Kids and Adult books for all ages are on offer, from best-selling fiction paperbacks to the very latest in non-fiction publishing.

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Trinity Walk,
Wakefield WF1 1QS

General Enquiries
01924 239 413 (Mon - Fri)

Shop until 5:30pm

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