Category Archives: Cooperatives

INSPIRATION // International Day of Co-operatives

A film to celebrate co-ops. "Not through competition but co-operation of each, the people's strength." Watch. Enjoy. Share. #coopdifference pic.twitter.com/UvLzDhwWGN — Co-operatives UK (@CooperativesUK) June 26, 2018 Today is International Day of Co-operatives, and also the last day of Co-operatives … Continue reading

HQ // 2017 – our Year in Review

We take a look back at what we achieved in 2017. Admittedly the 31st January is possibly a little late to be taking stock of the previous year… But 2018 for us got real, real fast and it’s taken till … Continue reading

WORKSHOPS // 20% Co-ops Discount during Coops Fortnight

Today marks the start of Co-operatives Fortnight – two weeks of celebration of the brilliant contribution co-ops make to our society. We’re showing the love for our fellow co-ops by offering a 20% discount on all group workshops booked during … Continue reading

CAMPAIGNS // Six Items Challenge – what’s so challenging?

When I told my boyfriend I was taking part in the Six Items Challenge again, he said “I don’t know why you found it so hard, I only ever wear six items of clothes!” Which made me think, why did … Continue reading

NEWS // Bike trailer – one year anniversary!

Today marks one year since our crowdfunding campaign reached its target! Thanks to you guys, our wonderful supporters, we raised the money to build our dream workshop-space-on-wheels, a custom-built bike trailer. See the original crowdfunder page here. To celebrate this … Continue reading

NEWS // Vote for Mcr Repair Café!

Here at Stitched Up we were super excited to launch Manchester’s first Repair Café in July. A Repair Café is a FREE monthly meetup for people who want to repair broken things. It’s run by volunteers, who help you to … Continue reading

EVENTS // How our first Repair Café went

As you may or may not know, our very first Repair Café took place the Saturday before last and it was a great success! Thank you to everyone who came along, we had a great time meeting all of you. Alfred, … Continue reading