The Works is a discount retail store offering discount art materials, toys, games, stationery, audio visual products and books. The Works has hundreds of stores across the UK, all with great discount prices. The Works was established in 1981 as a discount book store. The Works now has a huge range of exciting products. The Works sell over one million products every week to consumers looking for a bargain. The Online Store not only offers most of the in-store product range, but also exclusive deals and products, not available in-store.