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Coppicing course feedback

Helping restore local woodland

Course feedback

Superb course, very informative and enjoyable.
I now know my Spindle from my Dogwood and can spot a Field Maple at 20 paces. Bernard Elgar

Your tips regarding Bristol Design, etc were also very much appreciated (as was the food). Informative, friendly and much enjoyed. Thank you Phil. Stephen Briggs

Good value, covered all aspects of coppicing, friendly relaxed atmosphere.

Thanks for the very useful points for tool suppliers, etc. Very useful, very informative, and a very nice atmosphere- Thanks very much.

Just a quick note to say that we both really enjoyed the course. It was lovely to visit a different wood - when you own a wood you tend to spend so much of your spare time there that you don't have time to visit anywhere else!

It was really helpful to learn the methods of coppicing, how to
select trees to keep as standards (something that was really confusing us), and how to organize the work area and stack the timber properly. The tools you provided us with were really good, and the catering arrangements were very good too.

All we've got to do now is to do some coppicing when the winter comes! And buy some billhooks!

Best wishes Sarah Walters

My courses take place at Ravenshill Woodland Reserve, Alfrick, Worcestershire, which is a 50 acre privately owned nature reserve, which has a patchwork of diverse habitat including many indicator species of ancient semi-natural woodland. It has both deciduous and various conifer species.

Camping is available in the wood for course participants on two day courses at a cost of £6 per night per person. There are also some excellent hotels and B&B'S locally. Please go the links page for local accommodation.

Click here to go to a googlemap of Ravenshill.

My gift vouchers are an ideal present for christmas, a birthday, anniversary or other special occasion and a way to give your friend or loved one the chance to spend time in the woodland and learn more about the traditional craft of coppicing.

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All pictures have been taken by myself in woodlands that I have worked.