The Kit Store

The Media School Store is the home to equipment used by students and staff within the school.

Borrowing Equipment

Please Note: Before equipment can be loaned, please ensure you have attended the relevant technical training & induction sessions

The procedure for borrowing equipment from the store is:

  1. Log into The Online Booking System and select the kit you need and when you need it.
  2. You will receive an email confirming your booking.
  3. Bring your student ID card to the store when collecting your booked kit at the appropriate time for your booking.
Summer Booking 2018
If you are wanting to book equipment over the summer please download and fill in the form below.
Summer Bookings 2018.docx
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Remember if you book out the equipment is your responsible for it during the time you have it until it is returned to the store.



You can book equipment for up to 4 days. If you require a longer loan time please contact a Course Leader or a member of the Technical Team. 


If you have any issues with your booking please get in contact with the kit store team. Don't forget to quote your booking reference number and your student number. 

Please note for all offsite bookings you need to need to fill in a risk assessment and have it signed by your module tutor.

Risk Assessment Form
Risk Assessment Form.docx
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Returning Equipment

The procedure for returning equipment from the stores is:

  1. Pack up the equipment, ensuring all parts of the kit are in the same condition as when they were loaned out.
  2. Return the equipment to the store on or before the last day of your loan period.
  3. Inform a technician if there have been any issues with the equipment which may need further investigation before the equipment is loaned to another student.

YOUR RESPONSIBILITY: It is your responsibility to ensure that equipment is returned in a timely manner without any damages. You must not pass the equipment onto another student or group without going to the stores first. 


If there is any part missing you maybe asked to replace it. Click on the button below to see where to buy common replacement parts.

Opening Times

Monday to Friday 9:30am - 12:30pm
Monday to Friday 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Saturday & Sunday Closed

Please remember to bring your student card with you to the kit store.



Graham Cooper (Kit Store Manager)

Tel: 01242 714225

Elly Eagles

Tel: 01242 715031

If you do have any questions please get in contact with a member of the kit store team.

If you are looking for other items that the kit store does not have. You are welcome to book through these companies yourself.