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Restarter Profile: Meet Ben

Tell us a little about yourself. Raised by a hippy in Brixton, I studied guitar making and worked in that field, developing my hand-skills and ...

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One year, one electronic polar bear

We're celebrating our first birthday today with friends and supporters. We have to pinch ourselves when we realise that we have thrown 27 Restart ...

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Celebrating our half-birthday – December parties!

Wow, time flies, we look at the calendar and we will have had over a dozen Restart Parties in our six short months of life. We've learned tons and ...

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Our Midas moment in Brixton

Wow. Just wow. We left Transition Centre in Brixton after three (plus!) hours of repair last night and we had either improved or fixed everything ...

Ugo and the Restart team work wonders on printers & laptops at The Repair Cafe at The Goodlife Centre

Participatory repair as an alternative to the throw-away society

The past couple of weeks have been really busy for us: we took part, presented and/or repaired things at a lot of inspiring events, such as the ...

A repair ecosystem

We're currently doing some research to test some of ideas about fostering economies of repair, and we thought why not share some of what we ...

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More repair & southern expansion!

Next month we will be repairing again at another Restart Party at Belsize Community Library (Aug 14th, 6-9pm), but we will also be focusing on ...