Repo no longer accepts push

Recently, I started to experience a problem where my 'pushes' are failing with a permission error on one of my repos.   Other repos work fine; I'm able to successfully push to them.  

I tried pushing to the repo from another machine after performing a pull to ensure local and remote are the same.  I still get a permission error.  Here is the error information I see '

remote: error: Cannot update the ref 'refs/heads/master': unable to append to logs/refs/heads/master: Permission denied


I have not made changes to my Bitbucket account.   So I'm not sure why I'm suddenly experiencing this problem.   Especially on only one of my repos.


Help would be greatly appreciated.

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What platform are you on an what version of Sourcetree are you using?

I'm experiencing the problem on both Windows 10 & High Sierra macOS.

Everything worked well a couple of days ago.   

Also I'm using the latest version of SourceTree

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