Have you got a story to tell? Articles required

During the Covid Lockdown we have produced 5 newsletters, these have been full of stories from the shed, featuring some amazing individuals and groups. If you have missed any, you can catch up here As we continue to develop the newsletter, we’d like more stories from you. Have you got a story you’d like to […]

How are you using your Men’s Sheds Cymru Badges?

In the recent PPE packs we sent, there were some cloth badges.  We were wondering what you’ve done with yours? Here’s what our project manager Robert has done. Best Wishes Men’s Sheds Cymru Project Team

Zoom Room Catch Up – Simon Brock- Clog Maker

Session two, guest speaker Simon Brock, continuing the tradition of wifely camera-person assistance, thanks to Catherine. Simon had prepared a real treat for us. In true Blue Peter style (here’s one I made earlier), Simon walked us through the clog making process, step by step. That’s it, I’m all out of footwear puns. Find out […]

Thank You Hugh – Men’s Shed Cymru Zoom Room

What a fantastic journey through Hugh’s wallpaper and life.  We could have listened to him all afternoon.  Thank you for your time Hugh. If you would like to find out more about Hugh, his wallpaper and art, visit is website here We wil be releasing this video very soon, if you have missed any of […]

Why Shed’s are going to be even more important

Lockdown has had a massive impact on everyone’s life.  The Samaritans have recently carried out some research: https://www.southwalesguardian.co.uk/news/national/18641681.lockdown-restrictions-impacted-mens-mental-health—samaritans/ This clearly shows the impact lockdown has had on men’s mental health. We believe this is a great opportunity for more men to reach out and become part of the Men’s Shed movement.  

PPE has arrived in Rhyl

Great to see the team at Rhyl Men’s Shed with their PPE pack. If you are expecting a PPE pack from us, they should be with you in the next few days. If you need any help or assistance whilst preparing to re open you shed, please contact us here If you would like to […]

Zoom Room Catch Up – Allan Sheirs – Harp Maker

Come and spend some time in the company of master harp maker.  Allan Sheirs, as he shows us around the first concert harp he made, 40 years ago, and talks about how his design and manufacturing process has developed over the year.  Listen to his story and listen to him talk about his lifetimes work […]

PPE Packs Posted

The men’s Shed Cymru Project have been working tirelessly over the past few weeks to bring together a PPE pack, which will go a long way towards helping Shed’s to stay safe when they reopen. With help, from our friends at the National Lottery, arrangements have been made with sheds to start receiving their packs […]

Shared Times – Welsh Versions

Shared Times – Welsh Versions Issue 6 – October 2020 Issue 5 – August 2020 Issue 4 – July 2020 Issue 3 – June 2020 Issue 2 – May 2020 Issue 1 – April 2020

Shared Times – English Versions

Shared Times – English Versions Issue 6 – October 2020 Issue 5 – August 2020 Issue 4 – July 2020 Issue 3 – June 2020 Issue 2 – May 2020 Issue 1 – April 2020