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Take It Away

Take away the real thing for as little as £10 a monthTake It Away is an Arts Council England initiative to help more people get involved in learning and playing music. Take It Away allows you to purchase a musical instrument and pay it back in affordable payments, completely interest free.

Take it Away loans are available to residents in England.

Key Features

  •  Loans available of between £100 and £2,000 for the purchase or part purchase of a brand new musical instrument.
  •  Pay a 10% deposit, and spread the balance over 9 monthly installments, completely interest free.
  •  Loans can be arranged online, in store or by phone (020 8662 8400).
  • Minimum loan amount of £100. Maximum loan amount £2,000.

Representative Example

  • Instrument cost: £1,500.00
  • Deposit: £150
  • Amount of credit: £1,350.00
  • 9 x monthly payments of £150
  • Total amount repayable: £1,500.00
  • Duration of agreement: 9 months
  • Interest rate: 0% APR (fixed)

How to Apply

To apply, please click "Buy on Finance" on an eligible product page, visit us in-store or call us on 020 8662 8400. You can also use the "Check Out on Finance" button on selected product pages. If you are using Take it Away in store, please make sure you bring a passport or driving licence.


The following eligibility criteria apply:

  • You must have been resident in the UK for at least 3 years.
  • You must be in permanent employment, working at least 16 hours per week.
  • The application is subject to a credit check.
  • In addition, we only offer Take It Away on new instruments.

Take It Away

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We also offer interest-free loans up to £25,000 to eligible customers over the age of 18. Ask in store for more details.

Take It Away is only available through registered outlets only. We are a registered outlet. Full details on the Take It Away website

Loans are offered subject to status and are available to individuals only.

Offer subject to status. Terms and conditions apply. Take it Away is an Arts Council England initiative operated by Creative United, a Community Interest Company registered in England and Wales under number 08280539. Registered office: 10 Queen Street Place, London EC4R 1BE.Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Finance is provided by Omni Capital Retail Finance and is provided to UK residents only, subject to status.