North Shields Retail Park,
North Shields. NE29 7UJ
|Monday - Friday||8am - 7pm|
|Saturday||9am - 5.30pm|
|Sunday||10.30am - 4.30pm (browsing from 10am)|
|May Bank Holiday|
|Saturday 29th April||9am - 5.30pm|
|Sunday 30th||10.30am - 4.30pm (browsing from 10am)|
|Monday 1st May||9am - 5.30pm|
|Tuesday 2nd May||8am - 7pm|
Our experts can sharpen your plane blades, woodturning gouges, carving chisels...
Try Festool tools for yourself and discover why the range is so unique.
If you're not in a hurry to leave why not take your tea break in store.
These workshops offer you the opportunity to see machinery in use and get hands on.
Let your tools pay for themselves - we can explain your finance options - find out more
As part of our service parking is free to all customers.
A simple and secure way to pay with your iPhone 6 or Apple Watch.
We welcome hobbyists, professionals and clubs to come along and join in and from time to time we will also have special guests and suppliers in store.
We have kitted out an area the size of a small garage that any enthusiast would be proud of. We understand that looking at a machine isn't always enough - live workshops offer you the opportunity to see the machines in use and get hands on.
This is your chance to see and talk about everything and anything woodturning, every Tuesday between 10am and 4pm in store.
Each week a member of the team will be available to talk turning, demonstrate and help with any queries or questions as well as giving you the chance to get hands on and have a go.
Welcome to the North Shields store virtual tour. Providing you a great opportunity to explore all that Axminster Tools & Machinery has to offer.
Come to an event and be inspired by our experts and special guests as they give practical demonstrations
Our free events offer a great opportunity to learn a new skill and meet like-minded people. Try the latest tools and machinery - we'll encourage you to get involved. If you need professional advice, our experts are always happy to help.
You can also expect exclusive offers throughout the store so take a look at our calendar and we'll look forward to seeing you!
Join Ruby Leithead in store where we will be giving our customers the chance to make there own key rings. Using the art of pyrography and your own creativity, Ruby will show you how to use a pyrography pen to create your own key ring. She will be on hand all day to answer any questions and to offer guidance or inspiration on any future projects you may have.
Here's how to make one of those garden chores just that little bit easier with a Fuji PaintWIZ. For a very reasonable in price, you can do the job a lot quicker than with the trusty old paint brush. Join our in-store demonstrator Nathan Blythe, who will show you how to achieve a number of different types of finish using the Fuji PaintWIZ paint sprayer.
Join Nathan Blythe, our pen turning expert, in store where he will be demonstrating how to turn a pen. Using wood and acrylic blanks together with our range of pen kits and the Trade Series AT2030 lathe, Nathan will demonstrate various pen turning techniques, producing different shapes and sizes. Nathan will run through a step-by-step guide on how to do this, from prepping the blanks all the way to the finished article. He will be on hand to give guidance and advice on your projects. Nathan will also offer you the chance to make your own pen, at our Turning Tuesday event, if you purchase your own kit from Axminster North Shields store.