Find your prom or wedding outfit at Castle Mall swap shop

Sheriff of Norwich David Walker opens New-U. PHOTO: Nick Butcher

Sheriff of Norwich David Walker opens New-U. PHOTO: Nick Butcher - Credit: Nick Butcher

A swap shop is appealing for people who have a smart dress or suit languishing in the back of their wardrobe to donate it to The Great Exchange.

New-U in Castle Mall. PHOTO: Nick Butcher.

New-U in Castle Mall. PHOTO: Nick Butcher. - Credit: Nick Butcher

New-U is a swap, borrow and loan shop on the second floor of the Castle Mall run by OPEN Youth Trust and Talent Match New Anglia, and is looking for people to donate their unwanted prom or cocktail dresses, occasion wear, suits and even wedding dresses. All new or lightly used items are accepted.

Prom Nation Norwich, a campaign to collect new and pre-loved dresses prom dresses, suits, shoes and accessories will be working in partnership with New-U.

Activities throughout the day will include a professional hair stylist doing hair trials and demonstrations, and makeup and colour coordination tips to give the full prom look.

Every person swapping on the day can enter a free raffle and receive a goodie bag.

The Great Exchange will take place at New-U on June 2 from 10am–5pm.