Swansea University: Recycling Pop-Up and Repair Café

18/01/2023 @ 09:00 - 19:00

Student at Swansea University? Drop by and chat to us in Singleton Park in the day and swing by our on-campus repair café in the evening of 18 January.

Time: Singleton Park Pop-up – 9.00 – 14.00 / Repair Café (Taliesin Building) 17.00 – 19.00

Date: Wednesday 18 January 2022

Location: Singleton Park, Mumbles Rd, Sketty, Swansea SA2 8PY  ///gather.coach.fallen – Taliesin, Sketty, Swansea SA2 8PZ ///oiled.noble.pops

As part of our national #NotAGoodLook campaign, we are urging students to do the right thing when getting rid of their unwanted household items.

There’s plenty of free and affordable options out there, we want to chat to you about how to access them.

  • 🔧 Repair Cafes
  • 👕 Clothing swaps
  • ✨ Upcycling
  • 💚 Donating items to charity shops
  • ♻️ Recycling centres

Easier than you think, cheaper than a fine

For our repair café, volunteers will be on site from 17.00 to 19.00. Typical repairs include, basic bike
maintenance, toasters, hairdyers, sewing, computing assistance, small furniture.

This event is in partnership with Keep Wales Tidy, Repair Café Wales, Swansea University and Swansea Council.

You’ll notice that we’ve added a what3words address to the event information. This will help you find the exact meeting point for the repair café. Just go to www.what3words.com and enter the unique three-word combination.

Please DO NOT attend the event if you are feeling unwell or have tested positive for COVID-19.

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with comms@keepwalestidy.cymru