NEWS

UK Timber & Forestry Values Rising!

Monday 20th May 2019. UK FORESTRY plc is in rude health, with hungry sawmills and processors keen for product – with the result that softwood timber prices are rising, nearly 30% in 2017 and just under 50% over 2018, according to the Savills 'Spotlight on UK forestry'. Head of forestry investment, James Adamson, commented: “When asked why, the easy answer is to say t...

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Temporary rates of customs duty on imports if the UK leaves the EU with no deal.

Monday 20th May 2019.  The UK government has set out its long-awaited proposals for tariffs in a No-Deal Brexit. The trade plan would see full-scale liberalisation of 87% of import duties, while keeping protections for certain industries such as ceramics, automotives and farming. However, this new temporary tariff system is only intended to apply for 12 months while the gove...

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SALFORD RED DEVILS 28-16 LEEDS RHINOS | FRIDAY 3 MAY

Tuesday 7th May 2019. A brace of tries from Adam Walker helped Salford Red Devils claim a 28-16 victory over Leeds Rhinos at the AJ Bell Stadium. The win saw Salford climb to sixth in the Betfred Super League table. The Red Devils almost opened the scoring in the third minute, when Niall Evalds was held just short on his 100th Super League appearance. The hosts did open the scoring in...

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Prime Grade European Oak Proclad 10!

Friday 3rd May 2019. Prowood recently had the privilege of supplying this wonderful European Oak Cladding installed on a 420m² classroom in Christchurch. As expected, all clients are delighted with the completed project! Specie: Prime Grade European Oak KD Certification: FSC Mix 70% Finished Size: 17mm x 140mm Quantity: 3300lm Profile: Proclad 10    

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UK Construction Buoyed By House-Building.

Thursday 2nd May 2019.  Britain's construction industry is being shielded from the uncertainty about Brexit by modest growth in house-building, industry surveys showed on Thursday. Builders registered 37,672 new homes for warranties and insurance from the National House-Building Council (NHBC) between January and March, up 3 percent compared with a year earlier. NHBC's fi...

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Prowood Q1 2019 Review and Project Previews.

Monday 15th April 2019.  We are delighted to report that Q1 2019 sales are up over 30% on Q1 2018! Throughout Q1 of 2019 we are proud to have supplied over 600 prestigious specialist timber projects throughout the UK & Ireland. Here are some of the projects we have supplied recently:            As a major player in the UK cladding ma...

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Catalan Dragons 0 – 46 Salford Red Devils !

Monday 11th March 2019.  Salford Red Devils earned a huge 0 - 46 victory over Catalans Dragons to move up to 4th in the Betfred Super League!  Throughout the 2019 season so far, Head Coach Ian Watson has continuously made it clear that defence will win Salford Red Devils games, and this is something they have been working hard on which has been evident in the opening weeks of the...

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