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SB Repair Cafe CANCELLED!

No Repair Cafe on Saturday 25th April We are very sorry that we have had to cancel our second Repair Cafe. The first one was a tremendous success: we had 36 customers and 29 of them left with repaired or sharpened items. Many people asked when the next one will be – the answer is […]

Our next Blewbury Repair Cafe

Our Next Repair Cafe will be on 25th April, 2 – 4 pm in the Melland Room. Put the date in your diary! The Sustainable Blewbury Repair Cafe on 29th February was a tremendous success: lots of our satisfied customers asked us if we were going to hold another one, so that is what we […]

Blewbury Climate Action Group News

Our Second Meeting is at 7.30 pm on Wednesday March 4th in the Melland Room, Blewbury Clubhouse. We chose by email  the five areas we thought looked the most interesting and also possible for the community to tackle. The top five were, in order of popularity: Energy, Transport, Waste Reduction, Food and Tree Planting. The […]

Repair Cafe Saturday 29 Feb

Don’t bin it, bring it to see if we can fix it for free! Saturday 29th February, 2 to 4 pm in the Melland RoomBring your broken things to our first Repair Café.Our aim is to have a team of local experts to help mend them:  • Tool & knife sharpening• Check/fix your bike  • […]

Sunday 2nd February- it’s national hedgehog day!

Hedgehogs are doing better in towns, than in the country! Why?What can we do? We now have large fields growing single crops, and more pesticides, herbicides and fertilisers are used so there are less insects, and hedgehogs rely on insects. Flailing hedges creates gaps at their base, so less hiding places. Hedgehogs travel as far […]