Motion Number: S4M-12654
Lodged By: Richard Simpson
Date Lodged: 12/03/2015
Title: The Wee County Men’s Shed
That the Parliament welcomes the establishment of the Wee County Men’s Shed in Clackmannanshire; recognises that the Men’s Shed Association is a charity that helps men form a social community to help redefine their purpose and develop their skills by having a shared space for their tools and working projects; understands that it seeks to improve their health and wellbeing and that the first Men’s Shed was established in 2009 by Age Concern Cheshire in Hartford; notes that most sheds are in rural areas and small towns, with a few in large cities; congratulates everyone involved in promoting and leading the Men’s Shed in the “Wee County”, and hopes that it has a bright and exciting future.