‘Your shed is closed’ survey

Men’s Sheds have closed due to the Coronavirus crisis. We would like to hear your views on how this has effected you.Please take a few minutes to complete our short survey. Thank you.

Staying Well At Home

This is an uncertain time for us all, but have you stopped to ask yourself how you are doing? Are you managing to stay connected with loved ones? What about staying physically well? Whatever that looks like for you… How are you feeling? Have a look at the latest advice from Public Health Wales

A blog on how Men’s Sheds Cymru is adapting to Covid-19

We’ve been speaking to #NationalLottery funded projects to find out how they’re adapting to COVID-19. In this first blog we spoke to @MensShedsCymru and heard how their network of 66 shed groups is preventing loneliness across Waleshttps://t.co/lFQQhJHCY8 — The National Lottery Community Fund Wales (@TNLComFundWales) April 16, 2020

Time to learn a second language?

It has been reported that learning a second language offers benefits for intelligence, memory and concentration – it’s a good brain exercise that makes the brain stronger. If you have a computer, tablet or smartphone, why not try one of the many app’s and websites available and spend a few minutes every day learning a […]

Ready for take-off?!

Jumping on an aeroplane isn’t an option at the moment so why not sit back, relax and enjoy a virtual experience at the museum of flight from the safety of your own home? Take a tour of Air Force One, Concorde or the B17…. https://www.museumofflight.org/ #StayAtHome #Wellbeing

Consultation Cafes 2020 Feedback

Earlier this year consultation sessions were carried out at Neyland, Carmarthen and Holyhead. These sessions had good attendance from shed members who participated enthusiastically with opinions and ideas . Members asked for feedback from the sessions and ideas on future plans for the Men’s Sheds project. The resulting document can be downloaded, below.

Free Live Streamed Sessions – ‘Royal Albert Home’

Their doors might be closed but that’s not stopping the Royal Albert Hall bringing you some of the world’s most talented artists. It starts today at 8pm with Rufus Wainwright… #StayAtHome #Wellbeing https://www.royalalberthall.com/tickets/series/royal-albert-home/

Bob Ogmore Valley

Men’s Shed Cymru talk about shedders

Over the weekend we were inspired by some Facebook posts from David T Harris and the Mens Shed Treorchy Community. Dave shared some bio’s of their shed members. So this week, we’ve decided the Men’s Shed Team will share one of their favourite stories about a shedder we have (this is so tough, as there has been so […]

How to see the world without leaving your home….

Coronavirus has restricted our movement in every way, but it doesn’t have to restrict our imagination. Here are 10 ways you can still see the world – all through the wonder of the webcam. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-52096529 #StayAtHome #Wellbeing

Chester Zoo Virtual Tours

Chester Zoo are opening their ‘virtual’ gates! You are invited to join the fun for free! If you missed the live tour on Friday 3rd April, don’t worry, you can catch-up via their YouTube Chanel. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZ9UagJLiMdBIFOHYwT7eLA #StayAtHome #Wellbeing