and Highbridge Men's Shed Society holds open day
and Highbridge Men's Shed Society is holding an open day on Saturday
(October 7th) for newcomers to find out about the group.
group brings together a group of 'shedders' who share tools and
resources to undertake practical, hands-on projects in a friendly,
open day, taking place from 10am-12 noon, will be held at Morland
Hall in Pearce Drive, off Morland Road, in Highbridge.
will be a chance to come along and get involved with woodwork, gardening,
model making, personal projects, restoration projects and picture
group meets every Tuesday and Thursday at Morland Hall between 9.45am-12.45pm
and 1.45pm-4.45pm. The cost is £2 per session or an annual
membership costs £20.
Cradock, Chairman of the group, told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "One
of the reasons for the launch of the group is that there are many
reports of loneliness among men. They don't socialise as much as
should do and that can lead to all manner of problems."
been found that they will socialise if they have an objective, which
is where the Men's Sheds comes in - we provide the facilities to
come together. We don't tell them what to do - they can just come
along for a chat and a cuppa if necessary."
Some of the group's members at its recent opening