Repair Cafe Launch

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When:
April 21, 2018 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
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Where:
Chinnor Village Hall
The Village Hall
Church Rd, Chinnor OX39 4PQ
UK
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Greening Chinnor
07973788339
Repair Cafe Launch @ Chinnor Village Hall | England | United Kingdom

Greening Chinnor are delighted to announce their first Repair Café. The idea is to match amazing repairers with people who need stuff fixed … and all for FREE

You can also pick up ideas on how to fix things yourself, if that interests you. We welcome:

* small portable household electrical appliances  * electronic items  * simple computer problems * toys & mechanical items * bicycles * general bits and bobs

Please bring items before 3:30 pm

Bring along items small enough for one person to carry and please back up your data

Plus we have ‘Plumbing Demo Man’ who will show how it’s possible to make tap repairs with basic tools.

The repairers are good and can fix many things but there are no guarantees.
For further details about the event check out the FAQs on the Repair Café tab at www.greeningchinnor.blogspot.co.uk.  Enquiries: greeningchinnor@gmail.com or call 07973 788339.

The event is entirely run by volunteers and we’re aiming for a relaxed social atmosphere where anyone can pop in. As well as repairs you can drop in for a cuppa and homemade cake. The repairs are free but donations towards costs will be gratefully received. There may be some spares/consumables to purchase on the day. 

This initiative forms forms part of a county-wide effort to tackle waste electrical items with similar events being held nearby in Wallingford, Didcot and Wantage.

Support and training for the initiative has been provided by the Oxfordshire Community Action Group Network and Oxfordshire County Council.

So, even if you don’t have anything to ‘mend’ just come along and check it out whilst enjoying the refreshments.