NEWS

Millions of funding for projects to plant hundreds of thousands of trees.

Tuesday 30th November 2021      Hundreds of thousands of trees will be planted in communities across England thanks to funding through the Nature for Climate Fund. Over £12m will be allocated to the successful applicants to four funds supporting tree planting efforts for future generations. 260,000 trees will be planted outside of woodlands as part of the Local Au...

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Joe Hunter - 10 years in the timber trade!

Tuesday 9th November 2021  2021 marks 10 years working in the UK timber industry for Joe Hunter – Business Development Manager @ Prowood Ltd. Do you remember your first day? “I remember it vividly! My career in the timber trade started at the age of 16, training in a Lancashire timber mill. I missed my high school prom/graduation as it fell on the same day I started...

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Alex Wood – Manchester Marathon

Monday 1st November 2021 Congratulations to our very own Mr Alex Wood on his completion of the UK’s second largest marathon – The Manchester Marathon!   Alex said: “This was my first official marathon and to do it in my hometown alongside 30,000+ other people was a really special moment. Completing a Marathon is so similar to projects at work. Preparation,...

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World Mental Health Day

Sunday 10th October 2021 Mental health in an unequal world The theme of this year's World Mental Health Day, set by the World Federation for Mental Health, is 'Mental health in an unequal world'. From the beginning of the pandemic, we've been tracking its impact on people's mental health. Our research has shown that some of the people struggling the...

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Salford Red Devils - 2022 SEASON TICKETS

Friday 8th October 2021  2022 SEASON TICKETS ON SALE NOW Salford Red Devils season tickets for the 2022 campaign are on sale now.  There is a price freeze on all season ticket prices from the last year and all existing age categories remain the same.* Salford Red Devils would like to thank the club’s supporters for sticking with us over the last two seasons, during...

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Wood Awards 2021 shortlist announced

Wednesday 22nd September 2021  Nineteen structures and eleven product designs have been nominated for the Wood Awards 2021 shortlist – including a 1930's apartment, a unique room divider, and a former furniture warehouse.   The Wood Awards, which celebrates excellence in architecture and product design using wood in the UK, is a particularly rigorous...

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Mark Green - 40 years in the timber trade today!

Tuesday 14th September 2021 Mark Green started his career in the timber trade 40 years ago today at Emanuel Whittaker Limited. Starting as a Joinery Estimator Trainee, Mark quickly worked his way up the ladder to become Joinery Manager & before long was responsible for a workforce of approx. 50 people. Mark has been a key part of Prowood’s sales team for 10 years. He is driven, o...

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