To find out more about Beccles Men's Shed

Events and Activities

We’ve achieved quite a lot in our first year and attended quite a few activities.

What we do:

Turn donated wood and discarded materials into attractive and useful products.

our first events

In May we took our products to RINGSFIELD FETE and a good time was had by all.  The weather was brilliant and we met lots of friendly people who appreciated our wares. Goods were sold and orders taken – a thoroughly enjoyable day.

We were delighted to be involved in CHARTER WEEKEND at the end of June when it seemed like half of Beccles stopped to chat.  We were part of the Hub outside Hungate Church – another successful day.

OTHER EVENTS

In June local artist, Nina Roffey invited us to join her as part of the ‘OPEN STUDIO’ weekends – she does some amazing work!

We also attended the Community and Wellbeing Event at Blyburgate Hall.

The sun shone on September 1st at WORLINGHAM FETE and we met lots of people interested in our wares and Shed activities. The lads in the picture said it was ‘hard work’!!

In October they entertained  everyone at the LIBRARY CRAFT FAIR.

THE FUTURE

Although we’ve had a busy year so far, we’re not finished yet! Don’t miss the CHRISTMAS LIGHTS SWITCH ON 30th November. Our members are busy with new ideas for unique and unusual gifts. There will be some beautiful hand-carved candle holders, spoons, place mats and lots more. As well as another opportunity to amaze your friends with ‘Tom’s Puzzle’!  Hope to see you there.

2019 should be an exciting year… New ideas…New Shed…..?

LATEST NEWS

It’s That Time Of The Year

It’s That Time Of The Year

A successful year!   It's time for our Christmas Break. The tools are locked away, the fire is out and the projects are on hold.  We enjoyed our Sausage Rolls, Mince Pies and the Secret Santa presents. 2018 had been our first full year and we are delighted with the...

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Sir John Leman High School

Sir John Leman High School

SIR JOHN LEMAN HIGH SCHOOL are supporting BECCLES MEN’S SHED ! We are the chosen ‘local charity’ for their RAG week and they came to visit us recently. Everyone was so impressed with their interest in our activities and members – they even made a film about us !...

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Beccles Christmas Lights Switch On

Beccles Christmas Lights Switch On

BECCLES CHRISTMAS LIGHTS SWITCH ON   This was our first year at this event and it was a great success.  The weather was kind to us, everyone loved the atmosphere, and people visited to see our unusual wares.  The wooden trees were soon sold and  the members enjoyed...

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Abbeyfield House Visit

Abbeyfield House Visit

ABBEYFIELD HOUSE VISIT   Four of our members recently visited this local residential home and met three of the gentlemen residents. They were made very welcome with tea and cakes and swapped a few interesting stories.  They thoroughly enjoyed hearing about our...

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Beccles Library Craft Fair

Beccles Library Craft Fair

BECCLES LIBRARY CRAFT FAIR   We were at the Library displaying our 'crafts' and our members were enjoying themselves again (they pretend it's hard work!) There was a selection of their indoor smaller items on display - I think the favourite of the day was 'Tom's...

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INVITE BECCLES MEN’S SHED TO YOUR EVENT

If you are planning an event, Fete, Fair or other function and would like us to be there, just get in touch.

We have a lovely bunch of friendly chaps, very happy to let everyone know what our ‘Shed’ is all about.

Contact Us:

Please use the form below and we will reply quickly.

Or phone us on:

01502 804123

Open Hours

Our Shed Sessions are Monday & Wednesday from 10am to 2pm