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2nd Sundays, monthly 3-5pm

12th May

9th June

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Repair & Upcycling cafe

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We’re looking for more Frome fixers to join our excellent team of volunteers! We especially need menders for computers and IT- to help at our monthly Repair events

at The Remakery  The Welsh Mill Hub   Frome BA11 2LE

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Join the Repair Revolution! Repair Advice and Courses

There is a growing community which supports fixing stuff by sharing helpful instructions and videos for free, a few ideas below:

Sewing Repairs and tips to make your clothes last longer – Loveyourclothes

Sewing classes with tutor Aliss at The Welsh Mill FromeArtventures

Check for local courses –  learn traditional skills & heritage trades CraftCourses

A variety of guides on how to make or repair things Instructables

Bicycle repair videos and tutorials Parktool

Recycle for Somerset Somerset Waste

Past events

SHARE Repair Cafe

Plenty of #mending and #fixing! Many thanks to all our volunteer repairers who generously give up their time at our events


Our amazing fixers have repaired all sorts of items at SHARE Repair Events. They include Paul Fine, Jen Gale (@makeandmendlife), Sheila, Clare, Lisa, Jackie, Stina, Rosie, Aliss, Alex, Paul, Doug, Mick, Roz, Luke, Ray,

Some of the things we’ve fixed include:

  • clothing and jumpers
  • strimmers, hedge trimmers and lawn mowers
  • an induction hob
  • a piano keyboard
  • a smartphone
  • rice cookers
  • a CD player
  • toasters galore

Read more on our events  and Facebook pages!


If you’d like to volunteer as a repairer, have an idea about sharing fixing skills, or would like to learn how to mend or upcycle something, please contact [email protected]

Press article
https://www.positive.news/2016/economics/20894/uks-%EF%AC%81rst-sharing-festival-launched/

Don’t bin it! Fix it, Recycle it, Pass it on – 

We’re trying to prevent Waste Electric Electronic Equipment (WEEE) going to landfill, you can help by recycling your items locally. To find out more please read our ‘Fix It’ leaflet for electrical mending and recycling:

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