Jul
5

McCarthy and Stone Invite People to Learn Heritage Skills…

McCarthy and Stone Invite People to Learn Heritage Skills from those who know best

The UK’s leading retirement housebuilder, McCarthy and Stone, is inviting people across the country to celebrate the heritage skills of older people throughout it’s developments across a number of regions in June and July. See event details here using the link at the…

Jul
5

New 30-piece Router Cutter Starter Set…

New 30-piece Router Cutter Starter Set from Trend

Trend have launched a 1/4in shank cutter set aimed at those new to routing, consisting of 15 bearing-guided and 15 non-guided cutters. It can be used for a variety of woodworking applications on timbers and manmade timber based boards. There are nine straight…

Jul
5

The Alan Peters Award for Excellence…

Freya Whamond�s 'Bud' chair

Chris Cooper’s ‘Manuell-Coates’ cabinet Finn James’ ‘Brompton’ coffee table Freya Whamond’s ‘Bud’ chair Every year Celebration of Craftsmanship & Design, which this year takes place from 19-28 August, offers up to three of the year’s brightest young fine furniture designer-makers the opportunity to…

Jun
16

Furniture crafts student awarded prestigious Medal for Excellence…

Alexander receiving his Medal from Angela Joyce, Group Principal and CEO of WCG Furniture crafts student Alexander Manville has been awarded a Medal for Excellence from the City & Guilds Group in recognition of his exceptional talents. Alexander, from Cookley, was recognised for…

Jun
16

Lamello�s Marco Ress will demonstrate jointing ingenuity…

Marco Ress Demonstration

Marco Ress, top international demonstrator and area sales manager of Lamello, will be visiting five of the Axminster stores in early June. He will be demonstrating the wood jointing ingenuity of some of the company’s products.  Brand director for Axminster Tools & Machinery,…

Jun
16

T35 M-Class Dust Extractor…

Trend T35 M-Class Dust Extractor

Equally at home in the workshop or the jobsite, the new Trend T35A (Dust Class M) dust extractor offers ultimate performance and protection from fine dust generated by power tools, including MDF dust. The T35 is dust class category M rated to EN60335-2-69,…

Jun
16

Team UK goes for global glory

Team UK goes for global glory Cameron Nutt, Conor Willmott & Angus Bruce-Gardner The nation’s elite young skilled women and men have been selected to go for gold against the rest of the world – in a litmus test for the future of…

Jun
16

New Trade Sawhorses…

New Axminster Trade Sawhorses

The new Axminster Trade sawhorses are true workhorses of the workshop. Capable of supporting a weight of 590kg per trestle, a pair will support an impressive 1,180kg equalling the very highest capacities for trestles. They are easy to set up, with quick-release legs…

Jun
16

The Hand-Crafted Cabinet Your Guitar Deserves

The Hand-Crafted Cabinet Your Guitar Deserves When creativity and a passion for the guitar come together, the result can be both beautiful and practical     Andrew Cockerill (24) from York has played the guitar for over 10 years, but his other passion…

Jun
16

BriMarc and Tormek donates to tools charity…

volunteers John Harcourt, Roy Barnard, John Howell, Brian Sharp and TFSR Chief Executive Sarah Ingleby

Volunteers John Harcourt, Roy Barnard, John Howell, Brian Sharp and TFSR Chief Executive Sarah Ingleby Charity, Tools for Self Reliance (TFSR) recently welcomed six used Tormek sharpening machines to its HQ in Netley Marsh. The machines came from BriMarc and Tormek and were…