NEWS

Helicopter Logging.

Wednesday 8th July 2020.  Heli-logging, or helicopter logging, is a method of logging that uses helicopters to remove cut trees from forests by lifting them on cables attached to a helicopter. Helicopter logging is often used in inaccessible areas of forests. The use of helicopters reduces the level of infrastructure required to log in a specific location, the method also helps to reduce t...

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Armed Forces Day 2020.

Saturday 27th June 2020. Today is Armed Forces Day, a chance to show your support for the men and women who make up the Armed Forces community: from currently serving troops to Service families, veterans and cadets. There are many ways for people, communities and organisations across the country to show their support and get involved: Salute Our Forces – Pay tribute to the Brit...

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Western Red Cedar - The Story.

Monday 15th June 2020.  Western Red Cedar (Thuja Plicata) trees are among the most widespread species in the Pacific Northwest growing up to 70m tall and 7m in trunk diameter. Products manufactured from Western Red Cedar are valued for their natural resistance to decay, their distinct aroma, and their stunning natural variation in colour with tones ranging from light yellow to dark red a...

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76th D-DAY Anniversary.

Saturday 6th June 2020. Today we remember the men & woman who landed on the beaches of Normandy 76 years ago. We thank them for their courage, we commend them for their heroism and we remember them for the sacrifices they made. Lest We Forget.

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Prowood Ltd - Business Announcement.

Wednesday 27th May 2020. We are happy to report that manufacturing has resumed and Prowood Ltd is now open for business. We have implemented a skeleton workforce in a bid to protect our staff from exposure to the COVID-19 virus. Keeping our employees, trading partners and customers safe is our main priority. We are not accepting any visitors at this time. Stay safe and we look forward t...

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COVID 19 announcement.

Following recent developments and guidance from the UK government, Prowood Ltd is temporarily closed. The welfare of our employees, customers and the wider community is of the upmost importance, and something we take very seriously. Please adhere to the guidelines set out by the Department of Health to stay indoors. We hope you all stay safe during these testing times.   &nbsp...

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International Day of Forests 2020.

Saturday 21st March 2020.  When we drink a glass of water, write in a notebook, take medicine for a fever or build a house, we do not always make the connection with forests. And yet, these and many other aspects of our lives are linked to forests in one way or another. Forests, their sustainable management and use of resources, including in fragile ecosystems, are key to combating...

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