Clerkenwell Screws

109 Clerkenwell Road, London
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Review Rating from 19 reviews

109 Clerkenwell Road, Clerkenwell, London, EC1R 5BY

020 7405 6504


Nearest Station
Chancery Lane (0.23 miles)

Opening Summary

Mon to Friday 8am - 5.15pm
Sat 9am - 12-45pm

Over 12000 different types of nuts bolts and screws in metric and imperial sizes in steel stainless steel brass and nylon.

User Reviews

Reviewed by pete seddon from Rhayader, Wales
there is simply no better place anywhere in the UK to source screws and other fastenings, especially those hard to obtain from other outlets, the price premium is modest, the expertise and experience available second to none.

Nov 24, 2014
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Reviewed by Toby from London
Great service. Fast, helpful, great prices.

Sep 26, 2014
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Reviewed by John from London
I have never been let down by this shop I go into the shop a few times a month for nuts, bolts and machine bolts for a variety of old bikes, models and they have always supplied what I want and more often than not suggest a better way of arranging the fixing than I was thinking. To copy many other posts this shop is a GEM.

Mar 28, 2014
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Reviewed by alfred pain from the Goldsmiths' Centre
For forty years and more this shop has been the place for me to go, may they go on for a further forty and more.

Oct 15, 2013
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Reviewed by martin gates from highams park
have been since my first job at thorpe modelmakers , and it is still the best place to get ANY type of screw on this planet

Oct 6, 2013
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Reviewed by James Tregaskis from Islington
I have been a customer for over 20 years, at first at the Acton branch, now closed. You always have what I need and with excellent help and advice. You are a treasure in the heart of London, long may you run! Thank you x

Apr 2, 2013
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Reviewed by Catherine from Shoreditch
I love this shop and I love going to this shop. I've been using them fairly regularly for a few years now. Their stock is matchless, their prices are great (and none of this 'packs of 10 only' business) and they've saved my ass on projects on more than one occasion, digging out an obscure fixing on the spot when even the interwebs can't get it at all or at best not for a few days. One of London's great businesses if you ask me, long may they reign.

Mar 20, 2013
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Reviewed by Dave from WC1
I needed a m8 x 100mm socket bolt for my Citroen van which even the main agents couldn't supply unless I wanted to buy the whole kit for £83 + VAT. I got 4 bolts for £3.00 at this place. Not only could they supply abolt no one else could they even offered me it in stainless or black. Highly recommended place.

Name: Dave
Location: WC1

Feb 8, 2013
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Reviewed by Marsha from London
Knowledgeable staff & good stock highly recommended.

Name: Marsha
Location: London

Dec 13, 2012
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Reviewed by daawie
After reading the reviews I was very excited to visit this morning. Granted they have a good stock and were able to source what I needed, BUT... I arrived, was not greeted (just stared at) by a miserable old man who clearly got up on the wrong side of the bed this morning. My experience was made to feel very uncomfortable and I felt like I was asking for the moon everytime I asked for something new.
Needless to say it will never be my hardware store of choice - just for rudeness.

Jun 10, 2011
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Response from Arid Khan Manager
The old man is 86 years old and has worked here for 56 years serving customers. Old Tom is a mine of experience, his is the best advice you can get on screws and fasteners in London.
Perhaps when he served you our old Tom was not feeling well. But you admit he got you the parts that you could not find elsewhere, and at an excellent price.
You object to be stared at - are you a male Prima Donna?. Have some respect for age young chap! when somebody stares at you especially an old man - it maybe because they are old and often feel unwell.
Be grateful he is still trying to do his best for customers. Perhaps you are a Moaning Minny who expects a 'Yes Sir' or 'No Sir, Very good Sir' from somebody older than your grand dad and who fought in the war, all because you are a customer for a couple of screws costing 30p.

Jul 5, 2012

Reviewed by Theresa Kathleen Moore from Hendon
Well always thought that this was something out of punter net - Until I used them, the screws are fantastic Joking aside, this shop is a gem if you are doing any DIY work. This is the place to go for any threaded fixings. The Prices are cheaper than B & Q and Screwfix and as far as screws are concerned they have a much wider range. I agree with the rest of the post this shop is a gem.

Name: Theresa Kathleen Moore
Location: Hendon

Feb 5, 2011
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Reviewed by UP from London
As previously commented one of the remainning gems of London. I have used this shop twice with unusual inquires and on both occasion they have come up with answers.

Name: UP
Location: London

Jan 28, 2011
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Reviewed by Anonymous
I went in with a bolt and said "can I have a nut for this". The assistant looked at it and said,
" 3/8th's Whitworth...
...there you go!

Just like that, at a glance. I screwed it on and went away content. They are threaded fixing specialists, like no-one else I know.

May 25, 2010
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Reviewed by Anonymous
Great service and a comprehensive range of products.
One of those places that makes you wonder how many secrets London is still hiding from you...a gem of a shop!

May 10, 2010
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Reviewed by Anonymous
You have had the cowboys, now try the indians. Clerkenwell screws; always ready to put them selves out to help. They have solved many aproblem for me with their great knowledge of what they do.

Apr 9, 2010
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Reviewed by Anonymous
I must say, those guys know what they sell.

Oct 24, 2009
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Reviewed by Anonymous
top draw shop gaurenteed here your get any bolt screw even the right tools for the job - ect that you want to get the problem fixed and done then walk away very happy

Jul 30, 2009
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Reviewed by Anonymous
Fantastic shop!

May 22, 2009
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Reviewed by Anonymous
One of the best shops in London! Fantastic service. If you want a screw, they'll help you out.

May 19, 2009
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Reviewed by Anonymous
Great service these guys are really helpful and friendly

May 2, 2009
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