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 is an author, ghost-writer, editor and researcher for a range of leading UK publishers. She has written more than 40 books, including the Springwatch Almanac, The Ambridge Chronicles, and Great Lives, as well as for national magazines and newspapers.
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