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Repair Cafes in Lockdown #sharerepair
14th July 2020 18.00 – 19.00 PM BST
COVID-19 has meant the closure of Repair Cafes worldwide. However, UK Repair Cafes are keeping active, and a number have started to adapt and innovate during lockdown. New approaches have emerged including the use of Drop-Collect and Online Models.
The webinar will showcase new approaches being taken by Repair Cafes during Lockdown
Professor Martin Charter, Director, The Centre for Sustainable Design (®), Business School for the Creative Industries, University for the Creative Arts (UCA) and Chair, Board of Trustees, Farnham Repair Café
18.05 Case Studies
The webinar will present case studies including Q&A throughout.
Cambs Virtual Repair Café
Nicole Barton, Cambridge Repair Café Network
“Drop it on our doorstep” repairs
Bryan McAlley, Chailey Repair Cafe
Book on-line, takeaway ‘collect and fix’ model
Colin Thompson, Cirencester Repair Café
Facebook repair chair
Meryl Wingfield, Farnham Repair Cafe
The Lover Remote Repair Centre
Paul Bromage, Lover Repair Café
Emergency Lockdown Service
Jan Dyer, Repair Café Malvern Hills
Photos of remote repairs uploaded to media platforms
Ken Wallace, Transition Wilmslow Repair Café
The event is free of charge.
To register email email@example.com with your name and organisation, and you will be sent instructions to join the webinar.
For more information contact:
The Centre for Sustainable Design ®
Business School for the Creative Industries
+44 (0) 1252 892772