Faulkner Flys to 2nd overall

Faulkner Flys to 2nd overall

BSW Timber sponsored, Mike Faulkner & Peter Foy started the 2012 Scottish Rally Championship with an excellent 2nd overall on a snowy and slippery Snowman Rally. The 2012 Arnold Clark Thistle Hot...

20 Feb 2012

Scottish MSPs Sign Up For Woodland Investment

More than 30 MSPs from all political parties have signed up to a Scottish Parliament Motion supporting investment in the Scottish timber industry - and calling for sustained investment in the sector t...

19 Dec 2011

BSW Timber Creates 25 New Jobs at Newbridge-on-Wye Sawmill

BSW Timber Creates 25 New Jobs at Newbridge-on-Wye Sawmill

BSW Timber's ongoing investment in it's sawmill at Newbridge-on-Wye, Powys, has continued with the news that the company is to create 25 new full-time jobs at the mill. The announcement follows condi...

8 Dec 2011

Mountain Bike Starting Hut Moves up a Gear with British Larch

Mountain Bike Starting Hut Moves up a Gear with British Larch

BSW Timber's British larch has been used to create a striking starting hut for the famous mountain bike trail at the Nevis Range on Aonach Mòr, one of Britain's highest mountains, which rises t...

18 Nov 2011

Download the BSW Timber App!

Be one of the first people to download the new BSW Timber Calculator App! This handy tool allows you to easily convert pack volume and price per m3 to a range of useful units.  Download from th...

31 Oct 2011

BSW Announces New Investment Plans for Fort William & Latvia

BSW Announces New Investment Plans for Fort William & Latvia

BSW Timber has announced further investment plans to expand capacity at both its Fort William and Latvian Mills in a drive to produce more than 1.3million m3 of sawn timber per year across all mills. ...

25 Oct 2011

BSW Launches Easi-Stud

BSW Launches Easi-Stud

Quality Machine Kiln Dried C16 Strength CLS Construction Timber - Now Available

7 Oct 2011

BSW Timber Strengthens Sales Team With Four New Appointments

BSW Timber Strengthens Sales Team With Four New Appointments

BSW Timber, the UK's largest sawmilling group, has expanded its national and regional sales teams with appointments from executive to director level. The new team will support BSW's investment and ex...

5 Oct 2011

Mike Wins Merrick

Mike Wins Merrick

Mike Faulkner secured a fantastic win on Saturday ProTune Remapping Merrick Stages Rally and retained 2nd overall in the MSA Scottish Rally Championship following a start to finish victory in the BSW ...

5 Sep 2011

National Treasure

 

25 Aug 2011

Larch Cladding Transforms Nevis Mountain Range Restaurant

Larch Cladding Transforms Nevis Mountain Range Restaurant

BSW Timber's larch cladding has been used in the construction of a new restaurant at the base of the Nevis Range mountain gondola, near Fort William. The Pinemarten will cater for the diverse demands ...

8 Jul 2011

BSW Rally Team has Top 5 Success in MSA Scottish Rally Championship Round

BSW Rally Team has Top 5 Success in MSA Scottish Rally Championship Round

 The MSA Scottish Rally Championship moved to the only tarmac round of the Championship in the town of Duns in Berwickshire. Mike Faulkner, Group Sales Coordination Manager at BSW and regular na...

13 Jun 2011

British Larch Cladding used in Northumberland garage renovation

British Larch Cladding used in Northumberland garage renovation

 A garage in Northumberland has been lovingly restored using British larch cladding.  Owner, Martin Gale, re-built the garage entirely using BSW british-grown timber.  The timber frame ...

30 May 2011

BSW Showcased in National Campaign to Highlight Quality of Scottish Timber

BSW Timber, the UK's largest sawmilling group, is to be featured on national TV as part of a Confederation of Forest Industries (ConFor) backed campaign showing how the Scottish timber industry is now...

8 Apr 2011

BSW Timber Launch UK-wide British C16 Timber Campaign

BSW Timber Launch UK-wide British C16 Timber Campaign

BSW Timber is launching a major campaign to encourage architects and the building industry to use more British C16 strength grade timber. The company is to join the 2011RIBA Roadshow tour, hosting a ...

11 Feb 2011

BSW Timber is the perfect fit for Dumfriesshire barn transformation

BSW Timber is the perfect fit for Dumfriesshire barn transformation

A barn in Kirtlebridge, Dumfriesshire has been transformed from a derelict shell to a stunning four bedroom home using BSW Timber. Mike Faulkner purchased the dilapidated barn in 2008 and spent 18 mo...

2 Nov 2010

BSW Donates Timber to Help Red Squirrel Conservation

BSW Donates Timber to Help Red Squirrel Conservation

BSW Timber has donated the main construction materials to build a new viewing hide for red squirrels on the Dukes Trail near Kielder Castle, Northumbria.The viewing hide will make it easier for nature...

25 Oct 2010

BSW Timber Deal Named Acquisition of the Year

BSW Timber Deal Named Acquisition of the Year

 BSW Timber's recent acquisition of Howie Forest Products has received the Acquisition of the Year at the Insider Deals and Dealmakers awards 2010. The accolade rewards the ‘most ambitious,...

6 Sep 2010

Artwork to be sold to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support

Artwork to be sold to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support

Artwork to be sold to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support in Dumfries & Galloway -  Howie Forest Products announces sponsorship of Art Exhibition and Sale - More than 70 pieces of orig...

16 Aug 2010

BSW Timber trebles treatment capacity at Newbridge sawmill
Pallet and packaging conference staged at BSW Timber\'s Carlisle mill

Pallet and packaging conference staged at BSW Timber's Carlisle mill

BSW Timber, the UK's largest sawmilling group, hosted an important packaging sector conference at its Carlisle mill. Delegates from the Timber Packaging and Pallet Confederation (Timcon) discussed...

13 Sep 2007

BSW Newbridge Support Local Football Team

BSW Newbridge Support Local Football Team

Pictured: John Smillie, BSW Newbridge on Wye Production Manager presents new football strip to Llandrindod Wells Under 11's As proud sponsors BSW Timber recently presented Llandrindod Wells Under...

10 Apr 2007

Winners scoop dream trip to Australia

Timber Decking Offers Endless Summer

Publicans across the UK are turning to timber decking to provide a breath of fresh air during the hot summer months. As temperatures rise and heat waves hit Britain, timber decking is increasingly ...

19 Jul 2006

Timber Decking Sales Set to Rise in Light of Smoking Ban

BSW Timber, the largest sawmilling business in the UK, is expected to be a major winner in the wake of the smoking ban in Scotland. The company, whose group headquarters is based at Earlston, Berwi...

1 Mar 2006

BSW Aids Army in Fight Against Illegal Logging

Timber Company Joins Forces with Army to Help in Bosnian Campaign. BSW Timber, the UK's largest sawmilling group, is playing a vital role in the global fight against illegal logging. The company ...

1 Mar 2006

ROBINS TAKE OVER BOAT of GARTEN

ROBINS TAKE OVER BOAT of GARTEN

Hundreds of robins have descended on Boat of Garten for Christmas. The robins are part of the Boat of Garten Winter Festival funded by Highland 2004. They have been made by residents, both young and o...

1 Dec 2005

BSW Timber Launch IWSc Accredited Training Course

BSW Timber, the UK's largest sawmilling business, has launched a scheme of Constructive Timber Training Courses to give customers of BSW Timber the opportunity to improve their knowledge of timber. ...

1 Oct 2005

New Log Purchasing and Supply Manager for Carlisle

BSW Timber, the UK's largest sawmilling business, has appointed a new Log Purchaser and Supply Manager for Carlisle. Harry Stevens (37), who joined BSW on the 9 May, is based at the Carlisle Sawmi...

1 Jun 2005

Carlisle Floods

BSW Timber, the UK's largest sawmilling business, has today (12 January 2005) announced that its Carlisle sawmill is now fully operational following a disruption to the power supply caused by the ext...

1 Jan 2005

Disabled Riding School Donation

A new wheelchair accessible timber deck and horse mounting area was unveiled at the Riding for the Disabled Association, Thornton Rose Group, today (4 December 2004) at its facility situated within Th...

1 Dec 2004

The Weakest Link

Alan Wheat From BSW Timber Promotes Timber Industry on BBC's The Weakest Link Alan Wheat, (49) Director of Sales & Marketing, BSW Timber, the UK's largest sawmilling business, made an appearanc...

1 Nov 2004

New Marketing Manager Appointment

New Group Marketing Manager To Help Spearhead Expansion Drive BSW Timber, the UK's largest sawmilling business, has announced the appointment of a new Group Marketing Manager, effective from ...

1 Oct 2004

Safety First for BSW\'s New Sideloaders

Safety First for BSW's New Sideloaders

As part of an ongoing commitment to customer service, operational efficiency and health and safety, BSW Timber, the UK's largest sawmilling company, have taken on six new sideloader trucks for it's ...

1 Jan 2004