Yesterday saw our very first Repair Cafe take place at Mycenae House in Blackheath. Thanks to the efforts of our co-ordinators, Colin Denny in particular, as well as the ministrations of the staff at Mycenae House, the day went very well with over 21 items repaired and NOT binned! As pictures say more than words … Read moreRepair Cafe
Yesterday saw the start of a new Mobile Shed at Mycenae House. Mycenae House (90 Mycenae Rd, London SE3 7SE) is a community centre housed in a former convent building adjacent to the Georgian villa, Woodlands House, in Mycenae Road, in the Westcombe Park area of Greenwich, London. Through the sterling efforts of Deborah Fitzpatrick (Community … Read moreNew Mobile Shed!
Age UK’s ‘Men in Sheds’ project awarded first ever Bluebird Care Greenwich Community Grant Newsshopper.co.uk June 21st. Submitted by Nathan Hartley. A weekly support group that supports retired Gurkhas and their wives has been awarded the first ever Bluebird Care Greenwich Community Grant. Greenwich-based Bluebird Care opened its doors 4 years ago, and ever since … Read moreFirst Bluebird Care Greenwich Community Grant
News Release: 14th June 2017 Age UK’s ‘Men in Sheds’ project awarded first ever Bluebird Care Greenwich Community Grant A weekly support group that supports retired Gurkhas and their wives has been awarded the first ever Bluebird Care Greenwich Community Grant. Greenwich-based Bluebird Care opened its doors 4 years ago, and ever since has been … Read moreBluebird Care Greenwich Community Grant
The Woolwich shed opened in 2015 in the Woolwich Dockyard YMCA. Small but well equipped it is less industrial than the other sheds with the emphasis on craft based projects. Our many activities include picture framing, toy making, guitar making and repairs alongside standard items such as bird boxes, bug hotels, planters and other garden … Read moreWoolwich Shed
Men In Sheds Penge was set up in 2014 initially as one day a week; its popularity became immediately obvious. Now opened three days a week it’s a busy and vibrant environment, recognised by many as a valuable community resource. Mainly a wood workshop, commissions have ranged from a full size Tardis, elephants, reindeer, and … Read morePenge Shed
The Men in Sheds Biggin Hill group started in September 2016 following lots of enthusiastic discussions between different local individuals and groups from AgeUK Bromley & Greenwich, ably supported by Bromley Council and Biggin Hill Residents Association. We started meeting in The Spitfire Youth Centre on Mondays. Yes there is some irony in that a … Read moreBiggin Hill Shed