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SALFORD RED DEVILS 44 – 20 WAKEFIELD TRINITY!

Monday 17th June 2019.  A hat-trick from Niall Evalds helped Salford Red Devils put on a show against Wakefield Trinity at the Lowry Takeover. Evalds reached 101 senior career tries with the haul and Jake Bibby bagged a brace as Salford secured an important two points at the AJ Bell Stadium. Salford got off to a flying start, scoring in the opening five minutes. Robert Lui’s...

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Western Red Cedar – Unique natural beauty with an artistic touch!

Monday 10th June 2019. Here at Prowood we are fortunate enough to be able to follow a pack of rough sawn timber through all our manufacturing facilities and view the high-quality finished products prior to despatch, however, it’s also very rewarding to see our material once our clients have added their impressive finishing touches. Here are some images of our Kiln Dried #2 Clear &...

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Jackson Hastings Tweet – Jansin Turgut

Monday 28th May 2019. https://twitter.com/JackoHastings Always with you my brother. @jansinturgut    Prowood Ltd wish Jansin a full and speedy recovery.      

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The Wood Wide Web!

Thursday 23rd May 2019.  Do trees actually talk to each other? And if so, how do they do it? Just over 20 years ago, ecologist Suzanne Simard discovered that trees do communicate with each other, and it's through a fungal network scientists have nicknamed the Wood Wide Web. And now, an international team of scientists has created the first global map of the vast underground n...

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Prowood Attend The TTF Cladding Working Group.

Tuesday 21st May 2019.  TTF LAUNCHES NEW CLADDING WORKING GROUP   On 30th April some 35 representatives of companies and organisations with an interest in the future of timber cladding met under the banner of the new Timber Trade Federation Cladding Working Group. Both TTF merchant and supplier members were present. The agenda for the meeting covered changes to regulations on...

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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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