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"Shed Happens" 14th December 2017


The Radio Show "Shed Happens" is on Frome FM 96.6, and on Thursday, 14th December 2017 from 12:00 to 1pm.

See details on Frome FM by clicking here

The show is live and repeated the same day at 18:00, Then at the following times

Friday 15th December 2017 3pm

Saturday 16th December 2017  5pm

Sunday 17th December  9am

Monday 18th November 12:00

Or you can download as a podcast from the website.

This featured conversations with some Frome Shedders, Tony Hopkins, Ray Cotton and Richard Wallace.  News about Men’s Sheds across the Country. A telephone interview with John Evoy. There’s some music, including  “Making Tracks”, a piece of music that Frome Shedder Bern Sawle links to a tough project..

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Contact details - Local Men's Sheds

Frome Men’s Shed - Contact: Patrick Abrahams, Tel: 07932-760585, Email:

The Somerset Levels and Moorlands Shed  - Contact: Colin Gorton Tel: 01823 698612 Email:

Midsomer Norton Men’s Shed  - Contact: Richard Jordan on 07818 420685, Email:

Wells Men’s Shed - Contact: Mandy Loxton Tel: 01749 670667 Email: or Sally Dempsey Email:

Bath Men’s Sheds - Contact: Ketyn Jepson Email: Tel: 01225 484510

South Petherton Community Shed - Contact: Helen Beaufoy Email: Tel: 01460 240943

Sturminster Newton Men’s  Shed - Contact Andy Tel: 01258 472957 or 07849-618522) or Steve/Nigel 01258 472957

Westbury Shed -  Contact Dan by email: or by Tel: 01373 865 057


Age Scotland launches Men’s Shed report

Published on 11 May 2017

Age Scotland is today launching a report and survey that outlines the positive impact that the growing men’s shed movement is having on later life.  Men from sheds across Scotland have told their story for The Shed Effect.  The report demonstrates how men’s health and wellbeing has been lifted by getting involved in their local shed.

Music Tracks

"The Shed Song" - Buddy Wasisname and the Other Fellers

“Little Boxes” Pete Seeger

“This old Heart of Mine” Isley Brothers

“Brothers in Arms” Dire Straits

News Extract 14-Dec-2017 (4-28).mp3
Bern Sawle 14-Dec-2017 Making Tracks 2 Little Boxes (3-18).mp3
Bern's Lamp Bern's Lamp
Frome Men's Shed "Shed Happens" 14th December 2017