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Creative up-cycling—Platform 1 (men’s shed)

What’s it about?

Creative up-cycling using scrap or waste resources. Using objects that have fulfilled their original purpose to make into decorative, artistic or useful items. Using a variety of objects including wood, fabric, metal and random loose parts including furniture. Platform 1 is built on an ethos of peer support and mutual respect. Training in basic tool use and safety will be provided. Platform 1 provides a place to learn, and share skills. Men can also do gardening and bike maintenance.

Who’s it for?

Men with mental health or isolation issues and learning disabilities.


Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 9:30am-4pm.


Opposite Brian Jackson House, St Georges Square, next door to the Head Of Steam Pub, through the double black gates.


For more information please call Gez/Bob on 01484 421143.

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Creative Minds is a registered charity in England and Wales number: 1055931-13. Registered office: Fieldhead Hospital, Ouchthorpe Lane, Wakefield, WF1 3SP