What is CANW about?
Promoting coppicing in our woodlands
Conserving woodlands and encouraging appropriate management
Providing mutual support, information, advice and training
Giving a voice to all involved in coppice woodland management
Gareth and Maria Parkinson
Gareth and Maria Parkinson are lifetime conservationists and experienced professional ecologists. They use their passion for nature conservation to make beautiful and sustainable products for your home and garden from sustainably managed Yorkshire woodlands.
Phil Bradley is a basketmaker and willow grower with over 20 years experience .He produces a range of traditional baskets and commissioned sculptural pieces.Phil also makes cleftwood chairs ,benches and stools in oak and elm.
Coppice management, green wood products and courses. Traditional English Longbows, BBQ/ artist charcoal, pole lathe work, spoon carving, cleft gates/ hurdles, advice,talks and woodland walks.
Traditional Earthburn - a method for making charcoal.
With thanks to Brian Crawley for organising this and writing about it, and of course to Jim Miller for all his hard work.
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