Our recent pop-up Repair Café was featured on BBC Morning Live. You can watch the segment on BBC iPlayer at 25:10 minutes in. Below you'll find some useful links from the segment. Find your local Community Repair Group Need some help in repairing something? Find your closest community repair group via Repair Café Directory or … Continue reading Useful links from our appearance on BBC Morning Live?
We'll be running our July event in the say way that we did in June, with lots of cleaning, mask wearing, ventilation and social distancing, as well as our a new booking system. If you have something to bring, we need you to fill in a booking form with as much information as you can … Continue reading We’re taking booking requests for July
It was brilliant to be back fixing this month, and although we had to trial quite a few changes to keep everyone safe, it still held much of the community repair joy that we know and love. We helped with 22 different items including a drill, strimmers, sewing machines, bracelet, jacket, watering can and victorian … Continue reading So great to be back at last
The whole team is so excited to be welcoming you back this month...it's been far too long! Of course to keep everyone safe we'll be doing things a bit differently, so as well as lots of cleaning, mask wearing, ventilation and social distancing, we're introducing a new booking system. If you have something to bring, … Continue reading We’re back – with a few changes!
So this Saturday is our regular Repair Café event in Portsmouth, but we're also part of the Big Fix 2020. There will be well over 100 repair events happening all across the UK this Saturday; utilising more than 900 volunteers; over 2,800 hours of volunteer time; attempting to fix over 2000 items! The estimate is … Continue reading #BigFix2020 This Saturday
A group of people are looking to set up a Repair Café in Havant. If you'd be interested in getting involved, they're holding an initial get together on Saturday 30th November, at 10.30am in the Meridian shopping centre. Whatever your skills or enthusiasm, they'd love to hear from you. Find out more on their Facebook … Continue reading Interested in helping Havant start a Repair Café?
After so much planning it was great to be live and fixing at Portsmouth’s first Repair Café. We had people come from across Portsmouth, and they brought all manner of things, which our 26 volunteers got busy fixing. It was great to have Vlad join the team and bring his amazing skills with leather. He … Continue reading We even fixed a snake!