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From the Horrabridge Times

 A page from http://www.horrabridgetimes.net/ NOTES FROM A SHUT SHED Bit short on staffing this week, so The Shed @ Horrabridge needs to dig into the leftovers file … WHY HOME FIRES MUST BE REGULATED – ER, BECAUSE A few weeks … Continue reading

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SEEKING THE SOUL OF THE CLAWED LOVELY

Has a cigarette lighter got a soul? Here in The Shed, where old men meet to swap small screwdrivers and smoke, we are contemplating that question, after having our hearts bruised by the Thorens Single Claw. The Shed is a … Continue reading

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Sex in Elmore Leonard, from soft focus to freaky deaky …

The sex and romance in Elmore Leonard books is usually pretty boring to be honest. It is there because there has to be a romance, like there has to be a fight. He is not the king of crime writing … Continue reading

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From dandelion wars to Memphis Slim …

The gardening season opened this year with a lot of gush about appreciating the dandelion for what is – a fine flower, much loved by bees. Here in The Shed, we tried love and tolerance for about a week. But … Continue reading

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NOTES FROM THE SHED: Zippo Mystery Investigation

The Shed’s team took some time out for proper Shed concerns the other day and decided it was time to test the famous Zippo guarantee – “Any Zippo windproof lighter that is returned to Zippo will be fixed free of … Continue reading

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SPACEMAN SWAM IN HIS OWN SWEAT WHILE STUCK IN ORBITING IRON TOMB: SHEDNOTES 164

A shelved Shed project is a collection of True Stories reading for boys – a bad lack in conventional schooling. We like the kind of subjects which used to get us poring through text in comics like Rover, before storyboard … Continue reading

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