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Repair Cafés

Tues OCT 10th The Royal British Legion Club, Endless Street, SALISBURY
7 pm for 7:30 pm

Broken items can often be replaced with new ones for not much more than it costs to fix them but this means we are throwing away the resources used to make the item, the energy used to make it and as there is no ‘away’ we have to find somewhere to put it. Repair Cafés started in Holland as a response to our ‘throw away society’ to encourage people to cherish and pass on mending skills. Repair Cafés have popped up across the UK and in Wiltshire the Transcoco (Transition Community Corsham) group have run a regular and successful Repair Café in Corsham and Box and a group from Climate Friendly Bradford on Avon held their first Café in the town this May.
Come and find out about what’s involved in running a Repair Café with Jessica from the Waste Team at Wiltshire Wildlife Trust

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NEXT MEETING:
Next Full Member Meeting is in the ‘Normandy’ Room of The Royal British Legion Club, 9-11 Endless St, Salisbury SP1 1DL on Tuesday, 10th October 2017 – prompt start at 7pm for 7.30pm. Please use our e-mail link below for more details.

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