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Guest post: Restarting Design and Technology

This is guest post by Steve Parkinson, co-founder of Teach Design. A huge issue with education is the missed opportunity to be able to connect ...

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Want to host a Restart Party? Please use our new kit

We're proud to launch our Restart Party Kit! This is a long time in the making, as we have run over 80 parties and have learned loads over the past ...

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Restart at universities

Our "residency" at City University this month was worthwhile as we reached students in need, and students who will spread our ethos. We had some ...

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Open data for a truly circular economy

We talked at the Nesta Hot Topics session on how "open data" can help us use things for longer, and have a better idea of how they are recycled at ...

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Guest post: normalising repair and challenging “perceived obsolescence”

This post is by Brighton Repair Café co-founder Victoria Jackson. We started around the same time and we have so much in common. When we set up ...

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Summer reading list: books to inspire restarting

We need more than Youtube teardowns and iFixit guides to inspire us! It may seem like we are online all the time but we love a good book, a good ...

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Repair and reuse in Beijing

During a visit to Beijing last month we had the opportunity to get a taste for the local repair and reuse culture. First we visited the Zhong ...

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How to grow a circular economy

Last year, our TEDx talk raised the question of how to move towards a people-centred circular economy. This question is more relevant than ever. ...

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Visiting Access Space

We recently had the opportunity to visit Access Space, the pioneering centre in Sheffield where repair culture, reuse, making and remaking all ...