It has been a long haul, as can be seen by the restoration pictures on here stretching back over the months. More building work than ‘Making’, but we finally opened our doors to the public at 6pm on Friday 23rd … Continue reading
Working parties have increased as the open day grows ever nearer. Mike Hull took time off work and worked right through last week assisted by Jeff midweek. Attending for a full day on Saturday 17th.Mike Hull, Mike Hewitt, Dave, Josh, … Continue reading
Attending: Mike Hull, Mike Hewitt, Ricky and Arthur. Basement update. With the deadline for opening in October getting ever closer, we started work at 10 today and finished at 6. Washing machine and kitchen sink taken out of the area … Continue reading
Attending: Mike Hull, Ricky, Geoff and Ted. Basement update More of the floor is down. In the background, the opening in the wall will become a separate/private entrance for members to get in to the basement space.
Attending: Mike Hull, Mike Hewitt, Ricky, Tony, Ted and Ollie. Our application to the Crafts Council to participate in make-shift-do has been accepted and we are hoping to have our basement space ready for the event in October. Basement space update Ted … Continue reading
Attending: Mike Hull, Mike Hewitt, Ricky, Tony, Les, Martin, Arthur and James. Basement space update The shower/washroom/toilet cubical partition wall is in place and has sound insulation behind the plasterboard skin. All the copper water pipes are in place and … Continue reading
Attending: Mike Hull, Mike Hewitt, Martin and Tom. Basement space update: Work on the rainwater recycling system has started with the installation of a header tank in the loft.Rainwater will be collected in a tank at ground level, and pumped … Continue reading