Saturday repair sessions 10.30am – 12.30
at SHARE 3a The Bridge Frome BA11 1AR
Saturday 22nd April: General household items and small electricals.
Saturday 29th April: General household items and small electricals.
Repair and Re-use cafe, mid May
A larger repair event, with all the usual fixers, plus a space for sharing your upcycling projects. We’ll offer advice and tips and help you create something new from your favourite items.
Repair Festival: May / June
A first for Frome … details coming soon.
Find out about about Edventure’s new start-up Repair course
SHARE Repair Cafe @ Edventure Hub, Welshmill
Some of the things we’ve repaired recently…..
- a vacuum cleaner
- a wallpaper steamer
- a camping lantern
- a pair of shorts with a very large rip
Thanks to all our amazing fixers who repaired all sorts of items, from bikes to rice cookers at the SHARE Repair Cafe, including Jen Gale (@makeandmendlife), Sheila Gore, Stina Harris, Aliss Vaas, Beth Prince (Somerset Waste Partnership), Alex Hooper, Doug Insall, Mick Dunk, Chris Garbutt and Richard Chisnall.
Some of the things we’ve fixed over the last year include:
- strimmers, hedge trimmers and lawn mowers
- an induction hob
- a piano keyboard
- a smartphone that wasn’t charging
- rice cookers
- a CD player with a stuck cassette
- toasters galore
- shorts, tights, jeans and bags
And if you would like to volunteer as a fixer, or would like to learn some fixing skills, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Don’t bin it!
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 out ‘Fix It’ leaflet