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
Advice on all aspects of tree planting, woodland management, coppicing, woodland conservation, improving biodiversity, forestry, PAWS restoration, grant aid, coppice products and marketing. Edward is a chartered forester, a chartered environmentalist and author. Guided walks and interpretation of woodlands to their owners a speciality.
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.
Traditional woodland worker. Axe felling Beam hewing (and green oak beam structures-fire places, timber framing etc.) demos and tuition. Cleft oak products, Coppice products and hand made banjos.
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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