Weekly Loan FAQ

mk:toy library has lots of exciting party equipment to hire out at very reasonable charges for a one week period. Our equipment is arranged into packages and can be loaned by anybody.Who can borrow the weekly loan packages? Anybody. We have parents, grandparents, childminders, nurseries, schools, community groups, charities and festival organisers.

How long can I borrow it for? One week, our hire week is from Friday to Thursday, so if you’re party is at the weekend you can keep the equipment for a few more days and really get the most out of it. Pick up is on Friday (9am-1.30pm) and should be returned between 9am and 12:00 noon on the following Thursday.

Should you wish to return equipment outside of these hours you will need to ring 01908 263 700 to make an appointment before setting off.

How do I get the equipment? Equipment must be picked up from and dropped off at our offices in Kiln Farm. Pick up is on Friday (9am-2pm) and should be returned between 9am and 12:00 noon on the following Thursday. Should you wish to return equipment outside of these hours you will need to ring 01908 263 700 to make an appointment before setting off.

How do I pay? Payment can be made by cash, card or cheque or pre-arranged bank transfer. Cheques made payable to “Early Years Alliance”. For Bank Transfer

Payee: Early Learning Alliance
Sort code: 60-12-14
Account Number: 28019814
Reference: Please use your surname

How do I book? Please reserve your equipment and then pay when you pick up (or before if paying by bank transfer).

I only want one thing out of a package, will you split the package? No, our loan system has been designed for simplicity.

I have a question. Please ring our mobile 07734 898208 during our opening hours.

Do you have terms and conditions? Yes, weekly loan terms and conditions.