Swords Men’s Shed


Noel Mc Guinness talks to MICK KELLY & MICHAEL QUINN about Sword’s men’s shed that was set up a year ago. They tell us how it was set up with the help from Louise Edmond’s from the community department of Fingal  county council. Between them they set up the first meeting & from there they set up Swords men’s shed. In all there are 220 men’s sheds in Ireland & they go on to talk about the men’s shed movement which started in Australia & about the activities that takes place when they meet up. Swords men’s shed meet every Wednesday from 10 am till 12.30 pm & have twenty six members at the moment.

Duration: 25'00" DATE: April 7, 2015
Interviewer:Noel Mc Guinness
Producer:Mark Finnegan
Interviewee:Mick Kelly, Michael Quinn
Themes:Irish Life & Culture, Local News
Keywords:Swords Men's Shed, 220 Men's Sheds in Ireland, First Started In Australia,
LocationSwords Time Period:2015
Type:Sound Language:English
Creator:Near FM Publisher:Near FM
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