Repair Conversations, Penryn
19.10.2018 - 19.10.2018

Coordinated by Professor Caitlin De Silvey, in association with the University of Exeter’s Environment and Sustainability Institute.

Guest speakers included:

Stefano Pascucci, ESI Professor in Sustainability and Circular Economy, on ‘Community, Circularity and Innovative Practice’

Peter Halswell, Falmouth & Penryn Repair Café Chair on ‘The First Cornish Repair Café: Origins and Outlooks’.

Pop-up mending sessions hosted by the Repair Café team and Francli Craftwear, and an opening of a photography exhibition in the ESI Creative Exchange Studio curated by Steve Bond. This event was hosted by the Environment and Sustainability Institute in partnership with the Repair Acts Network and Falmouth and Penryn Repair Café, as part of International Repair Café Week.