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Hay Festival

Running from the 25th May to 4th June, the Hay Festival is one of the biggest book events in the UK. The main festival takes place in Hay-on-Wye, a mere 15 miles down the road from Certainly Wood HQ, but we were surprised to learn that the organisation behind it has also created more than…

Eight Great Camping Gadgets

Certainly Wood’s logs and Flamers are part of the must-have kit for any glamping trip in the UK (how else would you toast your marshmallows?). We thought we’d take a look at some other great gear out there from trendy tents to coffee cups.   Life-size Campervan Tent Always had a bit of a hankering…

Glamping vs. Camping : An Insider’s Guide

Certainly Wood’s lovely logs and kindling can be found at many of the best glamping places the length and breadth of the country. One such place being Penhein, a rather wonderful glampsite near Chepstow in Monmouthshire. Run by Helen and James Hearn, the couple now live the good life after upping sticks and leaving London…

Herefordshire’s Hidden Talents

Based in Herefordshire, as we are, we’re big fans of the county’s stunning scenery and picturesque villages. Unlike some of its neighbours – the Cotswolds and South Wales to name but two – Herefordshire doesn’t seem to spring to mind when it comes to location scouts looking for a backdrop for the next big film…

Perfect Pitch

Here at Certainly Wood we love nothing better than to find local businesses who share our passion for the great outdoors. Our latest discovery is www.olproshop.com – a family-run business based in neighbouring Worcestershire, who describe what they do as ‘colourful and technical camping and caravanning gear designed for the Great British Outdoors’.  We asked…

Be Kind to Bees

Certainly Wood is part of an organisation called Made In Britain, which supports and promotes British manufacturing, helping buyers and consumers at home and abroad to identify British-made products. We thought it would a nice idea to feature some of the other members who are kindred spirits to ourselves – first up is Bee Good.…