Repair and Re-use Cafe
next event in the Autumn
Edventure Hub, The Welsh Mill, Park Hill Drive Frome BA11 2LE
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.
- Clothing Upcycling, Repairs, Alterations
- Bike Maintenance
- General household & electrical items
- NEW Upcycling Surgery – we’ll help you with your unfinished projects or provide some inspiration, new ideas for old items!
Saturday repair sessions 10.30am – 12.30
at SHARE 3a The Bridge Frome BA11 1AR
contact us to find out more
SHARE Repair Cafe @ Edventure Hub, Welshmill
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 email@example.com
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