Update – January 2019

We are pleased to tell you that due to the extreme cold weather we have been asked by Crawley Open House and Crawley Borough Council to assist them in keeping homeless folk safe by lending “Danny” to them for three months. As from next Monday the bus will be parked behind Crawley Town Hall as an annex to the emergency… More →

Update – December 2018

Since our last post in July. We are delighted to report that the refurb is complete and Danny is open for business, it has been a long but worthwhile slog! There are so many companies and individuals to thank. First and foremost the skill, enthusiasm and drive of Crawley Men Sheds these brilliant retired tradesmen have given us their talent,… More →

Refit Update – 11th July 2018

Since our last blog in April the refitting of Danny has been coming along thanks to the brilliant Mens Sheds Crawley. All the sleeping pods are finished and the lockers for our guest’s personal effects. Each pod has a reading light and a charging point for mobile phones. We were kindly given new floor covering by Altro of Hitchin for… More →

Refit Update April 27th 2018

As you can see from the photos the top deck bunks are coming on a treat. There is a lot of other work going on that is difficult to photograph also wiring and plumbing while essential, it is not very interesting! We are so grateful to Mens Sheds Crawley. A special mention for Dave,Harry,Tony,Ian and Julie.

Live Music and Fundraising Evening – 7th April

A huge thank you to everybody who attended our charity fund raising night last Saturday at Broadbridge Heath Village Centre and Social Club. Due to peoples amazing generosity we raised a staggering £909.87. The money will be used to buy kitchen items for “Danny the Bus” that is currently being refurbished by Men’s Sheds Crawley to become a night shelter… More →

Men’s Sheds Crawley

Fast forward to February 2018, we discovered a brilliant organisation called “Men’s Shed Crawley” The idea which originally started in Australia in 2006 aims to provide support to men who may have recently retired, carers, widowers and those who might prefer to share and learn skills to take part in meaningful and productive projects. This includes, gardening, woodwork and other… More →