Events

Fri 2nd November - Swishing Clothes Swap Pre-Christmas Party

02 November 2018

Chequers Hotel, 9-10 Abbey Road, Dalton in Furness

7pm - 10.30pm


Bring your good quality, new or nearly new clothes that are too big, too small., never felt quite right, never found the right shoes, wore once to a wedding and couldn`t possibly wear again!!! (Admit it we all have them) - and swap for something gorgeous and new to you!!
Invigorate your wardrobe whilst sipping on some fizz - alongside a DJ playing tunes to `shop` by.
The bar will be open and we will also have stalls of beauty and well-being so you can enjoy mini-treatments and testers - all ready to be the best you can be for the party season.

Tickets have to be bought in advance from Chequers or through www.tickettailor.com

Any remaining items will be donated to St Mary`s Hospice.


10th November Penrith Repair Cafe

10 November 2018

Eden Arts, The Old Fire Station, Bridge Lane, Penrith, CA11 8HY

10am - 1pm

If it`s broken, don`t bin it - fix it - at the Penrith Repair Café. Our volunteers ill try to repair your item if possible an hopefully show you how to do it.

Drop in for a tea, coffee and cake and a chat.


17th November Kirkby Stephen Give and Take Day and Repair Cafe

17 November 2018

Kirkby Stephen Sports and Social Club, Market St, Kirkby Stephen, CA17 4QN

10:30 - 12:30

A free jumble sale where you can give away any unwanted items and pickup anything that`s there - all for nothing.

This time the Repair Café will also be running where our DIY experts will o their best to help you with any repairs -broken crockery, jewellery, electricals, textiles - even if it`s just sewing on a button.



24th November Staveley Festive Freegle Give & Take

24 November 2018

Institute Room, Staveley Village Hall, Staveley

9.30am - 11.30am

Festive Freegle Give & Take event. Bring along any good condition unwanted items you no longer need and take away any items that are donated. Examples of items could include clothes, toys, books, homeware, or unwanted Christmas items. Please no items of furniture.

There will also be a food collection point for the local Food Bank

This event is part of the Staveley Waste Less project


2nd December Newbiggin Give and Take Day

02 December 2018

Newbiggin Village Hall, Newbiggin, Penrith, CA1 0HT

10am - 12noon

Freegle Give and Take day. Bring along any unwanted items (in good condition) that you no longer need and you can take away anything that someone else has donated. No furniture please and no items larger than a TV.

Anything leftover will bed donated to local charity shops.

Cumbria Wildlife Trust will also be in attendance on the day selling Christmas cards and other items to raise funds.


8th December Penrith Repair Cafe

08 December 2018

Eden Arts, The Old Fire Station, Bridge Lane, Penrith, CA11 8HY

10am - 1pm

If it`s broken, don`t bin it - fix it - at the Penrith Repair Café. Our volunteers ill try to repair your item if possible an hopefully show you how to do it.

Drop in for a tea, coffee and cake and a chat.


9th March 2019 Penrith Seedy Saturday & Gardening Give & Take

09 March 2019

Salvation Army Hall, Hunter Lane, Penrith, CA11 7UY

10am until 12 noon

Freegle Give and Take and Seedy Saturday. Pease bring along seeds, plants and tools to give away and you can take anything you want. Get

that growing season started with some seeds, plants and maybe a tree. All for free!


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