Scotland

Nuclear bunker and boat cabin up for Shed of the Year award

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A nuclear bunker in Brechin and a fishing boat cabin in the Highlands are in the running for this year's coveted Shed of the Year award.

Jim Sherrit's restored three-man bunker is 20ft (6m) below ground and only accessible by hatch and ladder.

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The Maggie Ewing - a renovated ex-boat wheelhouse - is owned by David Carter and made from one of the last boats ever commercially built in Caithness.

The entries are among a shortlist of 32 from around the UK.

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Competition includes a recreation of the Millennium Falcon, a shed built on the back of an Austin J4 pick-up truck and a Wild West "saloon".

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The shortlisted sheds will feature on Amazing Spaces Shed Of The Year, on Channel 4, and the public can vote until 8 June for the category winners.

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