International Repair Day in Brixton

London, United Kingdom

Hosted by Group avatarRestart HQ

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Volunteers at a Restart Party fixing devices, cropped on hands

Description

To celebrate the third edition of International Repair Day, we’re running a special Restart Party at our Brixton home, 3Space International House. The theme of the day is Repair for Future!

At this event, we’ll be repairing with participants all their broken electrical and electronic devices – as usual. But there will be much more:

– we’re inviting great London repair businesses to showcase their work in live repair demonstrations

    Confirmed businesses: 

– we will showcase educational materials on the critical raw materials inside our devices

Rosie the Restarters, a restart group for women and non-binary people, will share their repair skills

– participants who want to get involved but don’t have anything broken, will be able to take apart and reassemble smartphones, to learn about the importance of repair and reuse

As this is the only Restart Party occurring during Repair Day, we’re inviting Restarters from all London groups to join. We’ll have plenty of refreshments and tasty food to celebrate on the day.

Accessibility: The event will take place on the ground floor and all spaces are step-free.

Location

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6 Canterbury Crescent, London, UK

About the group

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Restart HQ

We run events in greater Camden and Brixton, and help coordinate with other groups running Restart Parties across London. 

In autumn of 2016 and 2017, we went on a special tour across London.

We also help groups get started across England, the UK and the world.

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