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A Big, Bikey Chorlton Repair Café

The Chorlton Repair Café is free to use, drop in community event, run by volunteers and open to all. This month’s event has a bike theme – drop-in anytime between 9:30am-12:30pm for:
– Bike maintenance and repair service by experienced mechanics
– Make Your Own Upcycled Seat Cover workshop
– Bling Your Bike workshop
All workshops are competely FREE to attend, thanks to funding from Cycling UK.

We will still have our usual Chorlton Repair Cafe from 10am-12pm, so you can also bring along items of clothing and electrical items for help fixing those too (read more below). Continue reading

PROJECTS // How to Set up Your Own Repair Café

This summer we ran a project as part of our commitment to growing the Repair Café movement in Greater Manchester. On the 9th June we held the Repair Cafe Roadshow – two workshops held in different venues in Manchester on the … Continue reading

HQ // What’s on – July

What’s on in July at Stitched Up HQ   It’s July! Here’s an at-a-glance look at our calendar of events 4th – Learn to Sew Course 7th – Clothes Swap 10th – Garment Making Course 14th Make your own Espadrilles … Continue reading

WORKSHOPS // Start a Repair Café in your neighbourhood!

Have you ever wished there was a Repair Café in your local area? Somewhere you can take broken household items to get help fixing them? Well, why not start one up? We are running two FREE workshops in Manchester 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