Weʼve raised £670 to “Twickenham Repair Cafe”. Volunteers will repair people’s household items and share their skills. We are raising money to buy tools.
- Funded on Monday, 16th May 2022
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Twickenham Repair Cafe tackles the current culture of throwing away rather than repairing. Vast amounts of stuff gets thrown away and many people have forgotten that they can repair things themselves. Changing mindsets can kindle people’s enthusiasm for a more sustainable society and show people how much fun repairing can be.
Our talented team of volunteers will be covering repairs to: textiles, household and garden electrical, mechanical, ceramics, radios and will have a plant hospital, glueing things station and a “Kids take it apart” table.
Good for people and the planet!
- 9 months ago
Colin Messenger9 months ago
Just like to say a huge thanks to all you generous supporters.We had our first event on Saturday and it was such a success, great fun and a wonderful community atmosphere. The list of items that arrived was extraordinary. We spend your money on: bike stand, tools, table protectors, special solder mats, glues, accessories etc and a WIX account for building the website, my current project. (They do say that you have to get outside your comfort zone each day!) Thanks again, it is 3rd Sat of each month please come along. best. Colin
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Jan 27, 2022
This is a great idea Colin. Good luck with it.
Jan 22, 2022
This is a great way to care for people. Applause to all involved!
Jan 20, 2022
Great idea. Happy to help!
Jonathan & Kate
Jan 19, 2022
Hope you get what you need Colin. Great initiative, we thoroughly approve!
Jan 18, 2022
Great work Colin - always such an inspiration!
Jan 18, 2022
Good luck with this great venture :-)
Daryl and the Diversified team
Jan 17, 2022
Colin, brilliant idea, we love supporting initiates like this.
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