The winner of the Shed of the year 2011 is…

I have great pleasure in announcing that this year Shed of the year is a Workshop/Studio shed Songs from the shed Many congratulations to sheddie Jon Earl from Clevedon N Somerset he will win the £1000 prize and shedload of product from our Sponsors Cuprinol. Even though the shed is in a state of disrepair,…

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Nice coverage of run up to shed of the year and shed week in the Telegraph

A wonderful illustration from Springs goes with this article in the Telegraph gardening section. Between the British and their sheds lingers an ancient covenant – part mystical, part practical, but mostly inexplicable. Some see the shed as an alternative reality at the bottom of the garden, others as evidence of a harking back to the…

Shed of the year 2011 : Top 5 in each category

I promised this the other week – after the pub sheddie made their feelings known – why can’t we all live in peace and harmony 😉 but anyway as you can imagine preparation for shed week and then I was on my holidays..a delay was inevitable so here goes. Pub Sheds The George & The…

Now this is your last chance to vote for shed of the year 2011

I know I have been reminding you every few days on twitter and facebook to vote for your favorite sheds – well Noon tomorrow 5th June – will be the closing time for supporting your sheds of choice. So get voting we have had over 10,00 votes – which is double what we had last…

Shed Press: Pirate Shed of the year winner Reg

The shy and retiring winner of shed of the year 2010 – Reg Miller was forced to be in his local paper Southend Echo (again) and got on the frontpage as well. Reg has spent a lot of his time since winning last year (sounds like a Miss World thing) promoting sheds and Shed of…

Welcome Shed of the year 2011 judge – Gordon Thorburn

I launched readersheds.co.uk in July 2001 and 2011 will be a special shed year as its the tenth anniversary (maths is my strong point) of readersheds and will be the fifth of shed of the year competition. So Iam very happy to announce that the shedfather of modern shedism Gordon Thorburn has agreed to be…