West Essex Sheds receive training from college

Shedders from West Essex recently visited Chelmsford College to undertake Health and Safety training on the use of Power tools.

The training took place in the June half term break coinciding with Volunteers Week,

Read more about the training and the experience of the Shedders on the Chelmsford College Website

Barnston Shed Opens


The Barnston Shed opened on Monday 30th January 2017

Clive Emmett, CEO of Uttlesford CVS and Susan Hastings-Herbert, Shed Coordinator for West Essex gave a brief talk on ‘Men in Sheds’ projects and the help that they had,┬áin getting the Shed open.

The Barnston Shed had various different funding sources including: The Independence, Choice and Control Fund (ICCF) and a contribution from the Essex Shed Network.

Monks Farm and Rainbow Rural, both located at the site, will be involved in this Shed’s future.

If you are interested in joining please contact Susan on 01371 878400 or email on shed.coordinator@outlook.com