To coincide with a new 30-part series of The Repair Shop on BBC2, a 'Make Do and Mend' manual for modern times, from the experts behind the hit series
Karen Farrington (Author) Karen Farrington is the author of over 40 books, including two bestselling titles with The Repair Shop. Her other books include the Springwatch Almanac, The Ambridge Chronicles, and Murder Mystery and My Family. Jay Blades (Foreword By) Jay Blades is a TV Presenter, Social Entrepreneur, Community leader and furniture designer. He co-founded the award winning social organisation Out of The Dark, a charity dedicated to teaching disadvantaged youngsters practical skills. Jay is best known for his furniture up-cycling on BBC One's Money For Nothing and as presenter of the award-winning BBC Two series The Repair Shop.
It is my considered opinion that The Repair Shop is far and
away the best programme on British television. -- Stephen Fry
The absolute best show on telly -- Richard Osman