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Stockport Local Fund

Heatons Men In Sheds is delighted to have been awarded £480 from Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council.    This money will be used to buy tools for our wood workshop. To attract the members, who are mainly retired; unable to wotk; or new to the area, Heatons’ Men In Sheds have built a woodworking shop in […]

Donated Wood Lathe

We are delighted to have had a Record Power lathe donated to the shed, by a member of the public who wishes to remain anonymous.    Many of the members have not used one before, but the ones that had showed everyone the basics.   We spent a couple of hours making lots of sawdust, and […]

Heatons’ Men In Sheds on BBC Manchester

This morning at some ungodly hour our chairperson Will was interviewed on BBC Radio Manchester’s Mike Shaft Mike hears how St Paul’s church in Heaton Moor is helping men with mental health. Listen to it here:

Station Sign Unveiling

On 18th December 2018 The Mayor of Stockport Cllr. Walter Brett visited Heaton Chapel Station, when he unveiled both a 24 foot (7.3m) long new heritage ‘running-in sign’ which was made for the Friends of Heaton Chapel Station by Heatons’ Men in Sheds, and a brass plaque on platform 2. The materials for the new […]

Station Sign

On !0th December 2018, we installed the Station Sign here are a few photos from the day

Centre of the Month

Heatons’ Men In Sheds are accredited by “Good Things Foundation” to provide computer training courses. We are proud that we have been awarded centre of the month.

Station Sign Frame

On Monday 22nd October we descended on Heaton Chapel Station to complete the first phase of erecting the replica Victorian sign we are making for the Friends of Heaton Chapel Station. Here are a few photos from the day:

St Paul’s Church Wins Award

Last year all the churches in manchester were tasked with diversification, and using the buildings in innovative ways. St Paul’s Church in Heaton Moor have been recognised for allowing Heaton’s Men In Sheds to set up their workshop. The church is now used more often, by more people, for more reasons.

Heatons Men In Sheds - Stockport - Basic Computer Skills

Computer Help

We Are beginning a regular evening session to help you with your PC. We Will meet at 7pm on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month at The Moor Club (downstairs next to the Elizabethan). This is aimed at men who have never used a computer, or those who just want to gain more […]

Wood workshop progress

Over the last few weeks we have put a few extra shifts in to convert the cellar room into a wood workshop. We are still not quite there but it is certainly coming along. if you want to come along and help check us out here