BSW Timber wins award for work with young people

BSW Timber wins award for work with young people

BSW Timber picked up an award for its commitment to helping young people last month – and just missed out on being an overall winner at the Highland Business Awards.

6 Oct 2016

BSW Timber fires up £2.5m biomass boiler at Carlisle sawmill

BSW Timber fires up £2.5m biomass boiler at Carlisle sawmill

BSW Timber has become the first UK sawmiller to generate electricity from biomass fuel with the commissioning of a £2.5 million Combined Heat and Power (CHP) boiler at its Carlisle mill.

2 Aug 2016

Latest Timber Bulletin Released by Tilhill

Latest Timber Bulletin Released by Tilhill

Tilhill have released their latest Timber Bulletin report.

13 Jul 2016

Tilhill Forestry hosts Mountain Bike Challenge in Wales

Tilhill Forestry hosts Mountain Bike Challenge in Wales

Tilhill Forestry recently hosted the sixth Forest Industry Mountain Bike Challenge in Coed Llandegla, North Wales, as an array of competitors from the forest industry travelled to take part.

5 Jul 2016

Tilhill Forestry claims fifth successive James Jones award

Tilhill Forestry claims fifth successive James Jones award

Tilhill Forestry celebrated a fifth James Jones trophy for new commercial woodlands at the Finest Woods Awards in Scotland last month.

5 Jul 2016

Tilhill Forestry to exhibit at Cereals 2016 in Cambridgeshire

Tilhill Forestry to exhibit at Cereals 2016 in Cambridgeshire

Tilhill Forestry will be exhibiting for the first time at Cereals 2016 which is the arable industry’s leading... 

15 Jun 2016

Hot new pizza oven fuel launches

Hot new pizza oven fuel launches

A brand new fuel for wood fired pizza ovens which burns longer, hotter and cleaner than traditional firewood is now available nationwide.

14 Jun 2016

BSW helps Wildlife orphans get a new crèche

BSW helps Wildlife orphans get a new crèche

A brand new room for the care of orphaned wildlife has opened at Secret World Wildlife Rescue. Local businesses and volunteers who donated materials and time to construct the facility were delighted t...

14 Apr 2016

Kingussie High School kitted out with BSW Timber

Kingussie High School kitted out with BSW Timber

The girls football team at Kingussie High School will be sporting a new football kit at this year’s matches, thanks to £600 worth of sponsorship from BSW Timber which has a sawmill in near...

7 Jan 2016

BSW and Travis Perkins Help Wolverley Allotment Society

BSW and Travis Perkins Help Wolverley Allotment Society

BSW and Travis Perkins have teamed up to help the Wolverley Allotment Society develop a new allotment site.

23 Dec 2015

Home Grown Timber Showcased in Innovative Norfolk Barn Project

Home Grown Timber Showcased in Innovative Norfolk Barn Project

BSW Timber has joined forces with pioneering architectural practice Studio Bark to create a unique building project in the heart of the Norfolk countryside. The company has provided easy edge timber ...

9 Nov 2015

SECRET WORLD TAKES DELIVERY FOR ORPHAN ROOM

SECRET WORLD TAKES DELIVERY FOR ORPHAN ROOM

Secret World Wildlife Rescue in East Huntspill has taken delivery of the timber it needs for a very special project – an orphan room. Secret World cares for over 5,000 wildlife casualties ever...

9 Nov 2015

BSW TIMBER ACQUIRES TILHILL FORESTRY LTD

BSW TIMBER ACQUIRES TILHILL FORESTRY LTD

BSW Timber Limited has of 1st September 2015, acquired Tilhill Forestry Limited from UPM.  The acquisition marks the beginning of a strengthened partnership in the forest industry that will deli...

9 Nov 2015

Ship Named After Fort William Village Port

Ship Named After Fort William Village Port

A ship which was built in 1997 to export forestry products has been named after a village in Fort William. The vessel which is owned by the Wilson Group has been named The Wilson Corpach in honour of...

19 Jun 2015

BSW's Mike Faulkner & Peter Foy win Jim Clark Reivers Rally

BSW's Mike Faulkner & Peter Foy win Jim Clark Reivers Rally

The fourth round of the MSA ARR Craib Scottish Rally Championship was won by Kirtlebridge based Mike Faulkner and Bingley navigator Peter Foy after 5 stages trough the notorious Keilder forest. Mike b...

1 Jun 2015

Timeless Timber builds product offering for summer 2015

Timeless Timber builds product offering for summer 2015

Timeless Timber, BSW Timber’s leading outdoor brand, is building on the success of its fencing and landscaping products by introducing a new range of garden buildings. Designed to make outdoor ...

11 Mar 2015

Transport Minister Derek Mackay Visits BSW Timber's Fort William Sawmill

Transport Minister Derek Mackay Visits BSW Timber's Fort William Sawmill

Success for New Shipping Service Allows BSW to Expand Distribution across England’s South East 

11 Mar 2015

Timeless Timber provides outdoor solution to wild West Highlands weather

The Newsham family in Morvern have transformed unused land by installing a sturdy, weather proof two bay garage in their garden. The garage, from the Timeless Buildings range of Timeless Timber produ...

18 Dec 2014

Faulkner & Foy win Wales Rally GB National Rally

Faulkner & Foy win Wales Rally GB National Rally

Mike Faulkner & Peter Foy returned to a champagne podium reception greeted by thousands of spectators in Llandudno as winners of the 2014 Wales Rally GB National Rally. The BSW Timber supported cr...

18 Nov 2014

BSW Timber Welcomes Forestry Commission to its Fort William Mill

BSW Timber Welcomes Forestry Commission to its Fort William Mill

Commissioners Visit Highlights Importance of Home Grown Timber to Company’s Operations

26 Sep 2014

BSW Fantasy Football World Cup Winner

BSW Fantasy Football World Cup Winner

Many congratulations to David Hyde for winning the BSW Fantasy Football World Cup game. David, from Leeds, won £1000 worth of travel vouchers and as the highest point scorer in the last week of ...

26 Aug 2014

Staffordshire garden transformed using Timeless Timber

A Staffordshire garden has been transformed into an idyllic retreat following a £5,000 redesign using Timeless Timber products. A stunning 40m² raised Timeless Timber Brushwood deck forms ...

29 Jul 2014

Hawick garden becomes home haven with Timeless Buildings

The Forster family in Hawick will be enjoying this year’s summer, come rain or shine, with a new Timeless Timber Glenmore Gazebo in their garden. The Gazebo, from the Timeless Buildings range o...

11 Jul 2014

BSW Timber encourages green fingers in local primary schools

BSW Timber encourages green fingers in local primary schools

BSW Timber has donated planter boxes to primary schools in the areas surrounding it’s six sawmills across the UK, continuing its longstanding commitment to supporting local communities. Pupils ...

4 Jul 2014

BSW Timber Acquires RF Giddings
BSW Timber supports local motorbike champion hopeful

BSW Timber supports local motorbike champion hopeful

Newbridge motorbike enthusiast, Rheanna Morgan-Rogers, aged 9, is one step closer to achieving her dream of winning the Bridgestone Clubmen British Schoolboy Motorcycle Association Championship, thank...

9 May 2014

Deshar Primary kitted out with BSW Timber

Deshar Primary kitted out with BSW Timber

Pupils at Deshar Primary will be sporting a new football kit at this year’s matches, thanks to £250 worth of sponsorship from BSW Timber which operates its Boat of Garten sawmill just 1.5 ...

2 May 2014

BSW opens new 24-hour Distribution Centre

BSW opens new 24-hour Distribution Centre

Next day delivery now available in the south-east

2 May 2014

Faulkner and Foy secure hard earned podium

Mike Faulkner and Co-driver Peter Foy returned to Aberdeen at the end of the Granite City rally to secure a podium place after hard day where mechanical gremlins reduced the BSW Timber supported Mitsu...

28 Apr 2014

BSW Timber supports Abernethy Primary School and RSPB in development of community woodland

BSW Timber supports Abernethy Primary School and RSPB in development of community woodland

BSW Timber has donated wood from its nearby mill in Boat of Garten for the construction of nest boxes at Abernethy Primary School, in partnership with the RSPB.  The donation is the latest in a ...

24 Apr 2014

BSW Timber sets benchmark for practical learning at Grantown Grammar School

BSW Timber sets benchmark for practical learning at Grantown Grammar School

BSW Timber has donated timber from its nearby mill in Boat of Garten to construct a number of benches at Grantown Grammar School, as part of a practical learning project and joint initiative to improv...

7 Mar 2014

BSW Timber Welcomes Secretary of State for Scotland to Fort William Mill

BSW Timber Welcomes Secretary of State for Scotland to Fort William Mill

Alistair Carmichael MP, Secretary of State for Scotland, visited BSW Timber’s Fort William sawmill on Wednesday (19 February 2014), marking the latest stage of the mill’s £37 million...

21 Feb 2014

BSW Timber keeps Strathspey Railway Charitable Trust on track

BSW Timber keeps Strathspey Railway Charitable Trust on track

BSW Timber has donated timber from its nearby mill in Boat of Garten to create a safe walkway for pedestrians alongside  the new River Dulnain railway bridge.  The pedestrian walkway was su...

19 Feb 2014

BSW Timber Announces 60 New Jobs for Carlisle and Dalbeattie Sawmills

BSW Timber Announces 60 New Jobs for Carlisle and Dalbeattie Sawmills

Jobs boost revealed as George Osborne MP, Chancellor of the Exchequer Visits Carlisle Site

14 Feb 2014

BSW Timber Launches Graduate Management Training Programme

BSW Timber Launches Graduate Management Training Programme

BSW Timber has launched a graduate management training programme to support young people into management positions within the firm. The two year scheme has been designed to coach and prepare graduates...

13 Feb 2014

BSW Timber Welcomes Welsh Minister to Newbridge Sawmill

BSW Timber Welcomes Welsh Minister to Newbridge Sawmill

Edwina Hart AM Witnesses the Results of Strong Investment in Home Grown Timber for Local and National Economies.

3 Dec 2013

BSW Timber and Selco Builders Warehouse join forces to support Middleton House Estate

BSW Timber and Selco Builders Warehouse join forces to support Middleton House Estate

Visitors to the walled garden at Middleton Hall Estate can now enjoy ease of access thanks to a bridge installed by Selco Builders Warehouse, Tyburn, and made from wood donated by BSW Timber. The bri...

11 Nov 2013

Dumfries garden transformed using BSW Timber

Dumfries garden transformed using BSW Timber

A Dumfries garden has been transformed from a stark and empty space to an idyllic outdoor retreat following a substantial redesign using BSW Timber products. Landscape architect John Kennedy used sus...

21 Oct 2013

BSW Timber Celebrates Grown in Britain Week

BSW Timber Celebrates Grown in Britain Week

BSW Timber is lending its support to Grown in Britain Week, starting Monday (October 14), which celebrates the valuable contribution that forestry and home-grown timber products make to the UK economy...

16 Oct 2013