Volunteers Needed: An Interview with our Current Driver

Here at Oxfam Petergate HQ we have a fantastic team of volunteers who work hard behind the scenes (or behind the till) to make sure that our bookshop is both friendly and successful. From social media intern volunteers, to shop assistants and drivers, a myriad of jobs goes into the day to day running of our… More Volunteers Needed: An Interview with our Current Driver

Vintage Sci-Fi

If you are a lover of all things sci-fi, then this is the post for you, and Oxfam Petergate is your shop! Recently our shop acquired a beautiful collection of vintage sci-fi novels, featuring the likes of  H.G. Wells, Isaac Asimov, Arthur C. Clarke and E.E. “Doc” Smith. Arthur C. Clarke Forbidden Planet lists Arthur C.… More Vintage Sci-Fi

Open Studios York

York is a great city to live in. It’s friendly, has beautiful architecture and most importantly offers a wide range of activities all year round. As the weather is beginning to warm, and the days are getting longer, there has never been a more opportune time to go out into the city centre and explore some… More Open Studios York

Oxfam Online

You probably already know that our Petergate store has a wide selection of books, from sci-fi, to history, to crime. But what you may not know is that we also have a couple of online shops. These online shops are perfect for those of you who maybe can’t get to our stores during opening hours, or… More Oxfam Online

Volunteers Needed

Volunteering with Oxfam Books Petergate is an ideal opportunity for anyone with an interest in books, or just a desire to help out – you don’t need to be an expert and full training will be given. We’re open 7 days a week so can be flexible to fit around your schedule, even a couple… More Volunteers Needed