Some amazing beach huts not by the sea

I love a shed by the sea or beach huts as you normal people call them. Here are some great examples of the genre by our fabulous sheddies – the majority of them seem to be owned and created by lady sheddies showing once again that the ladies are on top shed form. So get…

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Fancy having an allotment shed or beach hut on your window sill?

Those people over at Firebox now have two shed like products for the gardener without any space. INDOOR BEACH HUT PLANTER Everything you need to grow your own fragrant herbs Garnish your world with freshly plucked sprigs of mint Hand-painted with a useful storage space for your tools Bring those sun-soaked seaside vibes into your…

Sad to see these beach huts after the British Storms

I love beach huts or sheds by the sea as I call them – so very sad to see these photos of the aftermath of the storms in Dawlish- Photos from BenBirchallCom The power of a wave. Dead beach huts in Dawlish, Devon UK… #floods pic.twitter.com/QDiANhatWG — Ben Birchall (@BenBirchallCom) February 5, 2014 These beach…

Sheds by the sea – Norfolk

The readersheds annual holiday is over BOO – but after a busy shed week, nearly a week was needed to relax and that place was North Norfolk – even after the five and a half drive from shed HQ in mountainous Wales. Of course much food was eaten – Brays Pies where the stunning ,…

Some lovely Sheds by the sea at Llanbedrog

Sheddie Hilary always sents me some great photos of sheds she sees while out and about – Iam sure she just takes these many trips just to see sheds (she is so lucky);) These one’s are from the lovely part of the word that is North Wales, Llanbedrog.

Langland Bay, Gower beach huts being repaired

The trumpet of truth reports WORK has begun on upgrading the latest tranche of historic beach huts at Langland Bay on Gower. The third phase of hut refurbishments follows continued interest from people willing to invest £10,000 for a 10-year beach hut lease to fund the reconstruction. The 78 green and white huts have been…

The beauty and beachhut

Former shed judge and all round beach hut nuttess Kathryn Ferry gets some good coverage for her excellent beach hut  books over at Eadt Kathryn Ferry is billed as our ‘national beach hut expert’ – and just happens to love East Anglia. She tells Steven Russell why she does like to be beside the seaside…

Norfolk beach hut rents up 10pc

Norfolk News reports photo credit: Rev Stan Beach hut owners on north Norfolk’s coast were left angry yesterday after councillors agreed a 10pc hike in rent for their seaside hideaways. The 132 chalets and 230 hut sites in Cromer, Sheringham, Overstrand and Mundesley, managed by the district council, are costing the authority thousands of pounds…

BUSINESSMAN ORDERED TO CHANGE £300,000 ‘BEACH HUT’

I missed this last week but you can see pics here Daily mail so you may not want to click. A millionaire businessman has been ordered to make amendments to his new £300,000 “beach hut” after he apparently built an upper-storey sun deck without planning permission. West Dorset District Council has issued an enforcement notice…

Beach hut to sell for more than £70k?

The BBC reports on a beach hut up for auction on Porthmawr beach It may look little more than a glorified garden shed but in June auctioneers will be looking to sell this beach hut for more than £70,000. A similar hut nearby in Abersoch on the Lleyn Peninsula sold for £85,000 in 2008 and…

Are you a lady beach hut owner?

Journalist Ruth has made this request to the lady sheddies out there with beach huts…. I’m writing a feature for Prima magazine, a monthly women’s glossy, about women who own beach huts. I wondered if you knew of any women, aged late 20s to 60, who own a pretty beach hut somewhere in the UK?…

Beach huts sell for £40,000 each

24dash reports photo credit: Dave Hamster Beach huts are bucking the economic trend with buyers splashing out £40,000 a time for the sea-view sheds. Nine buyers have paid for a 25-year lease on the beach huts on Bournemouth seafront without even seeing them. The 8ft by 11ft huts have been dubbed glorified sheds and have…

Two great competitions to win Stuff on readersheds

We have two great new comps 1) Win Tickets to the RHS Show at Cardiff Our friends at Cardiff Council and the RHS have given me Five pairs of tickets to give away to the excellent RHS Cardiff Show Trowels at the ready – the RHS Show Cardiff returns to the parklands of Cardiff Castle…

Beach Huts and Bathing Machines

Former Shed of the Year Judge and friend of readersheds Kathryn Ferry, has her great book out – Beach Huts and Bathing Machines . As your know I am fond of these Sheds by the Sea, and as Kathryn is an expert on these structures so it should be a good read.. Behind the enduring…

Beach huts to return to Blyth, Northumberland

According to the Journal photo credit: Glen Bowman THE return of the traditional beach hut is not too far away as redevelopment work by Newcastle-based Ian Darby Partnership (IDP) on the Blyth Beach promenade nears completion. Blyth Valley Borough Council appointed the architect last year to develop an attraction to benefit the local community as…