First Aid and GDPR

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into being and we are now ensuring permissions to hold data by SAMS/Whitby Area Sheds are in place. We are asking Shedders to supply at least one form of contact for them, agreement to receive relevant Shed information (such as the UKMSA Shoulder…

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Global Aid

SAMS  organised it’s third annual Christian Aid Week Sausage Sizzle in Littlbeck. Always good fun in a good cause. This year it was extended by Shedder Roger to include sponsored walks. The weather was great, ideal for walking. Tiny Littlebeck played a part in global aid. We also thank the…

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Some Catch Up Items

Back in April Whitby Area Sheds held the SH(ar)ED Experiences event not only bringing together the local Sheds but also friends starting new Sheds that we’d helped a bit on the way. That drew the attention of other existing Sheds in the wider region. Iain Hale of Scarborough MATES did…

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We often see miracles

The privilege of being involved with Sheds is to see what they do for people. The creative distraction seems to renew connections with former/latent skills. In the red corner at WHIMS today was newby Shedder Ken, former maths teacher. In the blue corner (or is it a grey shirt?) was…

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