Classified Adverts

Twenty-word ads free for SWA members, £1 per word thereafter. Non-member ads £30 for 20 words, £1 per word thereafter. Email [email protected]

Please note, the prices above are per quarter. Classified Adverts are shared with members via the e-Newsletter which is usually sent out every fortnight.


For Sale:  DR RAPID-FEED CHIPPER, 30.00 COMMERCIAL. As new, hardly used. £1,600. Contact Martin on 07511 516453.

Woodland for sale North Herefordshire, four acres, south-facing slope to brook, mostly ash, sycamore, cherry. Chris at [email protected]

Wanted:  Occasional access to local mature woodland for small group of A-level Geography students, South Notts area. Contact [email protected]

Woodland and workshop for hire:  100-acre mixed woodland and 2,000 sq ft workshop/studio on edge of Forest of Dean, close to Ross-on-Wye, for variety of uses, from woodcrafts and ceramics to wild camping and forest education. Contact: [email protected] 

Woodland for sale:   5.5 acres in Hockley, Essex. 4x4 access. Fishing pond. Nice quiet location. Contact Mark on 07773 845290.

Forestry and Tree Management.   Woodland management plans, Grant applications, Forest measurement/Inventory, Deer management, Tree surveys and hazard assessments, Development surveys (BS5837), Mortgage/subsidence reports. Fully qualified, experienced and insured. Midlands/Mid-Wales. Contact C W Brown (TechArborA) 07738 017133. [email protected]

South Herefordshire.  Forest workshop in attractive mixed woodland (larch, douglas, chestnut coppice) available to rent. Approx. 1000 square feet with 3 phase and facilities, plus undercover area to side another 750 square feet. Plenty of outdoor space. Possibility to use timber from site and would suit woodland courses. Contact [email protected]

Woodland wanted for rent,   SE, ideally Berks/Bucks or South Oxfordshire for personal use e.g. photography, woodland/bushcraft skills.
Contact Mark: [email protected] / 07956 301604.

Looking for woodland  for coppice crafts, conservation and forest gardening. Management plan. Preferably Somerset, 5+ acres. Contact Angharad:  [email protected] / 07510 459710.

New land-based community seeks members  (Northern England). Rural self-reliance, sustainability and sharing. Contact: [email protected] or call 07762 095351.

Woodland wanted  for rent, SW, ideally Cornwall. 3-7 acres for coppice crafts/woodland and bushcraft skills. Contact Sue: [email protected] / 07875 377243.

Small Wood Wanted   for forest gardening, approx 5 acres, preferably SW aspect, up to 10 miles from Sheffield. Richard 07747 171335.

Two keen conservationists  prepared to undertake discrete grey squirrel removal in East Midlands woodlands (for free). Contact Dr J Foxall, [email protected].

Medicinal trees for your woodland?   An online design course is now available. Details from the Medicinal Forest Garden Trust.

Froe Wood Coppice Products: stakes, binders, faggots, besoms, bowls, charcoal, biochar, coppice work in Gloucestershire.
Contact Chiz on 07881 486837 [email protected]

Woodland management services in Shropshire/Herefordshire. Effective, low-impact felling, extraction and maintenance. Please call Chris Thompson on 07592 535483.

Woodlands wanted for training courses, in Bristol area. Have your trees felled and processed for free! Call 07974 715099 or

Wanted in Helston, Cornwall:  Coppice wood for charcoal production – 15 cubic metres (10 Tonnes). Contact Hugh Lucas: [email protected] or 01736 850630.

Wilder woods: Sussex-based ecologist ready to advise on how you can help wildlife in your woodland to thrive. Email [email protected]

South Devon Woodland Management, practical and advisory services.  Please get in touch for a free initial visit

Low impact swinging arm sawmill, produce boards and dimensional timbers up to 8″ x 8″. More information: / [email protected] / 07789 266339.

Woodlands and/or planting land wanted, local to Bristol. Long-term management plan: conservation, community, wildlife benefits. Please email [email protected]

New share in Clissett Wood   
Beautiful 10-acre wood near Ledbury, East Herefordshire. Joint management. £10.830. [email protected] or call 01531 640125.

Woodland for rent: 6.5 acres of native woodland for rent, 18 years old. Hazel, oak, hornbeam. 2km from Junction 18, M1. Call Bob, 07766 704683.

Woodland for sale: 10 acres hardwoods, Snowdonia. Mostly Sweet Chestnut coppice with 10 years’ growth. Good access and tracks. Contact Kevin, 01299 841365.

Planks For Sale: 34 x 8ft Waney Edged Cedar. Seasoned under cover.
16x22mm; 18x25mm; widths 152-508mm. Collection in Norfolk. Call 07710 115135.

Woodland cottage for holiday rent. Sleeps 6, located on Devon/Somerset border. For more information, contact 07944 698607.

Need practical woodland management?
Operating in Southern England, Conserve & Restore can help.
Visit or phone Nick on 01725514433.

Woodlanders is a small business based in Snowdonia National Park. Woodland management, timber framing, furniture, courses & Permaculture.

Westward Forestry. Small woods specialists. Low impact log-chute/cone/trailer extraction. Fully qualified. Insured £5m. Cumbria. Contact [email protected] Tel: 07980 561295.

Management plans, grant applications
Surveys, mapping. Efficient affordable service from professional forester. SE England/Nationwide.
Julian Miller, 01304447867

Large quantity of temporary deer fencing   and/or 1.2 m deer tubes wanted, also vole guards!! Gordon 07880 760502 [email protected]

Looking for woodland to rent for Bushcraft Sessions in S.West Area?
Call Johnny on 07474 159371.

Sawmilling and woodland works
Mobile lucasmill and slabber. Woodland, coppicing and hedgelaying works.
Oxfordshire based and happy to travel. [email protected] 01865 238187

Spoon Carving & crafts courses in Derbyshire.
Please visit, email [email protected] or call 07758 193741.

Mobile Sawmilling Services   and onsite timber builds by an experienced, highly-skilled team. Somerset/Devon area. Call Paul on 07794546603.

Say It With Wood. Sweet Chestnut products and poles always available. Call 07958 345833

Say It With Wood   forestry services. From advising on method through to practical work and ways to add value. Specialists in making uneconomic, hard access sites worthwhile. 07958 345833

Say It With Wood. Mobile sawmilling. 07958 345833

The Ecolodge A simpler way to relax. Set in its own woodland & meadows. Sleeps four. Contact 01205 870062 or visit

Wernbrake Woodland, Monmouthshire
Would you like to join a group managing 12 acres west of Chepstow? Contact Kate: 07841979489.

Churchwood Valley Holiday Cabins
Clad with sweet chestnut grown in our own woodland. Our beautiful valley runs down to the sea. Birds and wildlife. Pets welcome. Contact 01752 862382 or visit

Wood Swap: Kent for Yorkshire
Two approx. 1 hectare semi-ancients in Kent Downs AONB near Barham (+ Manorial Title!) for something accessible from Leeds. Contact [email protected]

Rack bench inc two spare blades,   two cast iron bandsaws, pillar drill and mortice cutter, Petter 2HP engine. All in need of restoration. Call 01970 615290.

Coppice woodland wanted SE England
Coppice worker looking for new coupes. All coppice types wood undertaken. Will also undertake restoration work. Willing to work within a gain share arrangement. Insurance qualifications available on request. Long term arrangements considered. SWA Member. Contact Paul: [email protected]

Woodland Skills Centre in North Wales runs courses on woodland crafts, including coppice and green woodwork, and a range of other traditional crafts. Contact 01745 710626 or visit

Tree Surveys/Inspections
All types of survey and inspections undertaken: Roadside, Health and Safety, Development Site. Lantra qualified professional surveyor. SWA member. Contact Peter Harding, Pyramid Consulting, 01753 646831, 07979357330, [email protected]

Traditional woodland tools for sale
Coppicing and green woodworking courses at Ravenshill Nature Reserve, Worcestershire. Call 07443 520040 or visit

Grey Squirrel/Deer Management
Bucks, Herts, Northants, Oxon area. Fully insured with 30 years experience. Terry Fricker 01908 510189.

Timber tractor and roof mounted crane with forwarding trailer, for hire with operator. Broad range of services offered. Chilterns & surrounding counties. 
Visit or call 07725 198116.

Net Sacks for Firewood
Delivery service anywhere in UK. Medallion Net Company Ltd. Tel: 01359 242910.

Tree Surveys/Reports
All tree related elements of risk management quantified, development work and individual tree assessments carried out by Chartered Arboriculturist. Andy Smith MArb, CEnv, MICFor, FArborA, 01785 284101, 07984 674659.

Woodland Craft Courses
Woodland craft courses at Moreton Wood, Herefordshire. Visit or call 07920 851674.

Root-trained native trees and shrubs   from 70p suitable to plant now. 
See for availability or ring Phil 07777 602964.

Green woodworking and other courses in a beautiful off-grid woodland setting near Bath. Contact Tim Gatfield: 07921 361484.

Pickup Truck?
Unload it easily and safely with ‘Loadhandler’. Logs, woodchip, pellets, feed, etc. Cost from £159. Visit or call  01732 763115.

Mushroom Log Spawn
Shitake, Oyster. Other species also available. Small or large packs.
Contact 07808 911718 or visit

Visual Stress Grading of timber   for structural usage, fully certified service. White Wood Management, call Jim on 07974 217168;

Warmth and Wonder
Self-catering barn overlooking the Black Mountains with woodland to explore – perfect for couples or a family.

Comprehensive Woodland Management specialising in broadleaf woodland. Consultancy and practical management service. Based in Bristol we are well placed to work with woodlands nationwide. Contact 07931 695104, [email protected]

Holiday cottage in scenic County Down, riverside location, built from local timber and natural materials. SWA member’s Hemp Cottage in Crossgar sleeps up to four. For details:


Coppice Restoration at Westonbirt Arboretum

  • Westonbirt Arboretum, Tetbury, Gloucestershire
  • 13 Nov 2021 - 14 Nov 2021
Explore all aspects for restoring a neglected and over stood coppice woodland in the beautiful setting of Westonbirt Arboretum. more...

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Rawhaw Wood: Managing Coppice for Products

  • Live event in the woods:10:30am -3:30pm, Rawhaw Wood, Pipewell Nr Kettering Northants NN14 1QZ
  • 16 Oct 2021 - 16 Oct 2021
Rawhaw Wood is a SSSI, Ancient semi natural woodland, part of the Rockingham forest in Northamptonshire.
The day will focus on the restoration of neglected hazel coppice, on growing good quality hazel poles and maximising the economic, environmental and biodiversity opportunities within the wood.