LifeCare Stockbridge

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Hosted by Group avatarRepair Cafe Edinburgh

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Description

Got something that’s broken? Want to try fixing it but not sure how?

This February, Repair Café Edinburgh will be at the LifeCare Edinburgh community centre in the heart of Stockbridge.  Our Repair Cafés are free pop-up community events where you can bring your item and volunteer fixers will guide you through your repair.  

Our volunteers will be on hand to help you to repair your broken electrical, electronic and mechanical devices such as toys, small / low-voltage electricals, laptops. We’ll have experts who can help you with bicycles, and our fabrics and clothing fixers will be here too.

Not everything’s fixable at our events – we’re limited by time, spare parts, safety, capacity – to avoid disappointment we encourage you to contact us beforehand. So if you’ve got something that you want to fix, you can email us at [email protected] to confirm suitability and to reserve your place. Or just turn up on the day and we’ll try to take a look.

 

Please note: At busy times you might need to wait for a volunteer to become available. Priority will be given to local residents and those with reserved places. Last repairs will begin at 4:30pm to allow time for finishing up.

See you there!

Location

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2 Cheyne St, Edinburgh EH4 1JB, UK

About the group

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Repair Cafe Edinburgh

We host regular repair events in spaces across the capital where we help people fix their broken things. Check out our Instagram to see what we do, and our web links for everything else!

Our events are a partnership with the fantastic Edinburgh Tool Library, working to reduce waste and increase reuse in communities.

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