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The Charcoal Burner

We’ve been friends with Matt Williams, the clever chap behind The Oxford Charcoal Company, for several years now, as he’s a big fan of our Flamers (more about that later). We wanted to ask him why more people don’t BBQ year-round and his thoughts on encouraging the Great British public to cook outdoors, even in…

Autumn in the woods

The summer is a distant memory and talk of Halloween, not to mention Christmas, abounds throughout the media. We caught up with our resident woodsman, Will Jackson, to find out about the gentler pace of life that is happening in our woodlands now autumn is here. This is a lovely time of year to stroll…

Our Favourite Places to Camp

To us, camping isn’t camping unless you’re able to sit around a fire at night idly dreaming of not very much at all. But nowadays, not every camp site in the UK will allow you to build a fire. So, we’ve taken a look at ten of our favourite places to camp (and some even…

Summer in the woods

We’ve been talking to our resident woodsman, Will Jackson, about what’s happening in the woods now summer is here, as well as finding out what to look out for on your forest forays.     What work needs doing in the woods in summer? At the moment we’re pruning the lower branches of trees. This…

The Woodland Trust

The Woodland Trust is a charity close to our collective hearts here at Certainly Wood. We spoke to one of the organisation’s principal advisors, Mike Townsend, based nearby in Herefordshire, to find out more about the work and aims of the charity.   CW: Tell us more about The Woodland Trust and how it all…