nurturing a wood culture, growing a future

Growing wood from the trees

British Woodworking Feb/Mar 2010.  p.68-71. “With timber Britain’s fifth largest import, we report on campaigns to raise awareness of the value of managing woods for wood.” “One the 20th January, with snow swirling, more than 200 primary school children could be found at Bladon Heath on the Duke of Marlborough’s Blenheim estate in Oxfordshire.” British…

OneOak public launch

The OneOak project was launched publicly yesterday with the felling of the 160 year old oak tree. More than 400 people braved the snow and sleet to walk into the wood on the Blenheim Estate.  Two hundred and fifty primary school children displayed work that they had been doing under the project for other guests…