Peep into SAMS

Less than 3 months after SAMS started in early 2016, Yorkshire Coast Homes (now incorporated with Beyond Housing) donated Kevin Allen to produce a video to explain what SAMS was really about. It still holds true and for both sexes. 

Some stuff we made

Too often we forget to photograph some of the clever stuff that is done in our Sheds. Please send some in! This was today (28/3/22) at Staithes Shed. Malcolm has whiled some time away at home to make Staithes Shed a (very) lightweight, adaptable, versatile workbench. In stepped Jim with…

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Good to help others

There’s community of people who help each other (like Shedders in their Shed!) but also community of organisations helping each other. An example of the latter is the acquisition of the brushwood shredder. The Shedders at Staithes continued to eat through the pile of cut brushwood to begin clearing the…

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Marching on

Yes, this week the Sheds crept into March 2022.   A very warming story from BayThorpe Shed of an upcycling project A local lady’s father, who was a wood turner, made the crib for her first child. He passed away some years ago and her now grown up children, don’t…

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Some Funny Things

SEVERE WEATHER WARNING The AA have warned that anyone travelling in icy conditions should take a shovel blankets/sleeping bag extra clothing (including scarf , hat and gloves) 24 hour supply of food and drink de-icer rock salt torch spare battery  petrol can first aid kit  and jump leads   I…

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Shedder Rob is gobsmacked . . . “I don’t believe it” – “Fancy That” – “Well I Never These Idioms and phrases are often heard when connections between each other are revealed. I have experienced quite a few recently. Graham and I were filling in some Whitby Shed banking forms…

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