Month: June 2018

Success for Device Help

It’s always so great to hear success stories from the repair cafe. Here’s one from the device help table: “One visitor brought in a laptop that no longer started. On her laptop were old travel photos she was desperate to get hold of. At the repair cafe, the hard drive was removed and the photos found! The visitor brought …

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Winter Woolies

This Saturday June 16th, we have a special repair station: Winter Woolies. We’ll have experts on hand to help repair broken jumpers, cardigans and other knitwear. Learn to darn or have a go using a de-linting machine to bring your knitwear back to life. Last time our Winter Wooly experts came in, they helped save …

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Chairs, chairs, chairs

At our May repair session, five chairs were brought in to be fixed. Four of these left the repair cafe fully repaired. The fifth, a gas lift chair, needed specialised parts so could not be repaired in the session. In this picture, volunteer Mark takes a well-earned rest after re-attaching a chair arm.