Past Events


Sawston’s 1st Repair Café

Sawston’s 1st Repair Café

25 March 2017 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sawston Free Church Sawston

Repair Cafes match experienced repairers with people who need stuff fixing. Sawston is holding its very first Repair Cafe. You can bring along the following to be repaired and maybe pick up a few repair skills at the same time: small household appliances and electrical items, computers, mobile phones, bicycles, clothes (clean clothes only please) [...]

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The circular economy: a climate change solution?

The circular economy: a climate change solution?

14 March 2017 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Wesley Methodist Church Cambridge

This talk is part of the Cambridge Science Festival. With 97% of climate scientists in firm agreement that we are facing a climate change crisis, there is a need for new solutions that help us reduce carbon emissions rapidly. The linear economy, characterised by our “buy it – use it – trash it” approach to [...]

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Histon Repair Café

Histon Repair Café

4 March 2017 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
St Andrew’s Centre Histon

Repair Cafes match experienced repairers with people who need stuff fixing. You can bring along the following to be repaired and maybe pick up a few repair skills at the same time: small household appliances and electrical items, computers, mobile phones, bicycles, clothes (clean clothes only please) and general bits and bobs. Please book your [...]

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Repair Cafe and Eco Family Funday

13 February 2017 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Ely Cathedral Conference Centre Ely Cambs

  Cambridge Carbon Footprint is teaming up with Amey and Cambridgeshire County Council to run Ely’s very first Repair Cafe as part of a February half-term’s Eco Family Funday. The Repair Cafe welcomes small household appliances – electrical items – computers – mobile phones – bicycles – clothes – gadgets and general bits’n’bobs. It’s best [...]

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Royston Repair Café

Royston Repair Café

5 February 2017 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Market Hill Rooms Royston

Repair Cafes match experienced repairers with people who need stuff fixing. Royston Repair Cafe has been running every three months since 2014. You can bring along the following to be repaired and to pick up repair skills: small household appliances and electrical items, computers, mobile phones, bicycles, clothes (clean clothes only please) and general bits [...]

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Cottenham Repair Café

Cottenham Repair Café

4 February 2017 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cottenham Community Centre Coffee Shop Cottenham

Repair Cafes match experienced repairers with people who need stuff fixing. You can bring along the following to be repaired and to pick up repair skills: small household appliances and electrical items, computers, mobile phones, bicycles, clothes (clean clothes only please) and general bits and bobs. Booking is optional at cottenham@repaircafe.org.uk or you can turn [...]

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Great Shelford’s 1st Repair Café

Great Shelford’s 1st Repair Café

28 January 2017 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Scout Hut behind The Great Shelford Memorial Hall Great Shelford

Repair Cafes match experienced repairers with people who need stuff fixing. Great Shelford is holding its very first Repair Cafe. You can bring along the following to be repaired and maybe pick up a few repair skills at the same time: small household appliances and electrical items, computers, mobile phones, bicycles, clothes (clean clothes only [...]

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Talking about climate change

28 January 2017 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
The Divinity School, St John’s College Cambridge

'Talking about climate change’ is a workshop being offered by Cambridge Carbon Footprint as part of the Cambridge Climate and Sustainability Forum seminar. Many of us are concerned about climate change and would like to encourage awareness and action in others, but have run into the familiar difficulty that friends, family and colleagues find the [...]

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Thermal Imaging Training

11 January 2017 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
CCF offices, Women’s Resources Centre Cambridge

Thermal imaging vividly reveals weaknesses in a building’s insulation and air tightness. Find out where homes are wasting heat! These popular training sessions are for people wanting to borrow a thermal imaging camera to examine their own homes, those of friends and to visit others who’ve requested a survey. In 2 hours you'll learn how [...]

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Girton Repair Café

Girton Repair Café

8 January 2017 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Girton Glebe Primary Schhol Girton

Repair Cafes match experienced repairers with people who need stuff fixing. You can bring along the following to be repaired and to pick up repair skills: small household appliances and electrical items, computers, mobile phones, bicycles, clothes (clean clothes only please) and general bits and bobs. Please book your item in - find out more [...]

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