Stories from the Scrapstore


Work and Play Scrapstore: A Year in Review

2015 has been a fantastic year for the Scrapstore - in the words of our Chair of Trustees, Lucy Hadfield, 'we are bigger, brighter and better than ever and ... the Scrapstore ethos is alive and kicking." Did you see all the amazing things we've been up to? Check out our retrospective below, and make sure to keep us bookmarked to see what we'll be doing in the New Year! January On January 14, two of our Trustees attended Sadiq Khan's event in the State Rooms of the Speaker's House in Parliament. They had an opportunity to speak with representatives from other community groups, met the Mayor of Wandsworth, and John Bercow MP (current Speaker of the House of Commons) even popped down from his f

WAPS First Open Day

Work and Play's first Saturday Open Day took place on November 28 and it was a huge success! The day started with our AGM, and it was great to hear about how well the Scrapstore is doing! Thank you to Lucy, Eve, and the rest of our lovely trustees for giving everyone an update! Once the official business was over, everyone got stuck in, with tours, workshops and interactive demos. Georgia and Amy took charge of our always popular 'Dress-a-Teddy' workshop, with teddies being made by visitors of all ages! As well as Teddy Bears, Freyja was kept busy giving demos of how to make Christmas rosettes, and Jayson had a steady stream of visitors eager to learn all about the art of rangoli. We were al

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