The Pallet Line

A story of creativity and eye for detail by Mike Lewis This is the story of the Pallet Line Railway locomotives built at the Shed Works at Burgess Hill.  The first of these ‘Shed’ Class locos, engine number BHSW001, was a small tank engine constructed principally of square wooden blocks to a design copied from …

The Kiln Project kicks off!

The aim is to create a new space in the Town for arts and crafts, and to provide a flexible space for community groups, events and projects. More information is at The Kiln website. Refurbishment of the Kiln premises started in September. The ‘front of house’ has been reconfigured to provide a shop front for …

Craig’s Kayak makes maiden voyage

If you wondered what Craig was doing when he started sawing pine strips in the workshop last year, here’s the finished product. Looks fantastic doesn’t it and it has been in the water too. After its maiden voyage, Craig now wants to make some mods to change the trim and improve handling. Ah well I …

One Ain’t Nothin’ but a Hound Dog

Hi GuysI hope you are all well and coping with the lockdown okay? We’re certainly going to need our name badges when we return – I can’t even remember who I am! I’ve spent the last few weeks uploading some of my poems onto my Facebook page and I came across this one which I …