Repair Cafe – News

A vacuum cleaner was amongst the 19 electrical items brought into the Blackdown Hills Repair Café recently which, apparently, hadn’t been working properly for some time.  On close inspection, one of our five electrical volunteers was able to pinpoint the … Read more

Repair Cafe – News

It’s always particularly exciting when an old and unusual item is brought into the Repair Café, and this is what happened at our event in September.  A 1930s home movie projector kit – a Pathe Kid – which had languished … Read more


Here is a link to Sharefest – the event being organised by the Network of Wellbeing in Totnes (with lots of Transition type initiatives attending to do with sharing, making and repairing). Bit far to go – but it sounds … Read more

Gleaning Days

We are organising 2 “gleaning” days in the Mid Devon area this autumn. We’ll be working with the organisation Feedback to harvest farm surpluses and redistribute them to charities in the area that work with vulnerable people.

The main idea … Read more