Borrisokane Women’s Shed

The first meeting and information evening for Borrisokane Women’s Shed took place on Tuesday 5th August in Borrisokane Men’s Shed. Niamh O’Brien P.R.O of Ennis Women’s Shed and Paula McNamara Chairperson of Ennis Women’s Shed were there on the night to share their experience of setting up the first women’s shed in the Europe and also to give practical advice on the running of a Shed.

The Women’s Shed will be a place where women not just from Borrisokane but also from surrounding areas will be able to come and share their knowledge, skills and experiences with others.

At the next meeting, date of which is to be set, the Shed hopes to elect a committee. All women over 18 are welcome to attend. Get in contact through Facebook Borrisokane Women’s Shed, E-mail: or Phone Catriona 087-2912065, Miriam 086-8941626 or Pamela 087-7523568.

Borrisokane Womens Shed

In the picture: Catriona Lennon, Luli McKenna Niamh O’Brien (P.R.O. Ennis Women’s Shed), Louise Duddy, Pamela Burke, Miriam Lewis, Elaine Bailey, Diana Elrington and Susan Polden.