WL West & Son Ltd; Sawmillers Timber Merchants Fencing Contractors

W.L.WEST & SONS LTD Est.1865

inc. PRO Fencing

Sawmillers Timber Merchants Fencing Contractors
Hardwoods · Machining · Worktops · Cladding · Decking · Gates · Fencing and so much more . . .

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Timber Talks

Timber Talks is our way of keeping customer upto date with what is happening within our company. We aim to make it interesting and informative. If you have any suggestions or comment on the content please email: tteditor@wlwest.co.uk

Issue 200 - Timber Talks - Publisher August 2013

The latest issue includes:

  • How Green is you timber merchant
  • Where have all the experts gone?
  • Gates of Distinction

Issue 199 - Timber Talks - published December 2012

The latest issue includes:

  • Weathered Beams
  • New Faces to the sales team
  • Current markets
  • Home grown Forests


March 2012 - Timber Talks


The March 2012 includes:

  • Timber really does have knots!!
  • Downland Fencing
  • Olympic Involvement

November/December 2011 - Timber Talks

Firstly, we have had a gap in the publication of our newletter for various reasons. Normal services are now resumed!! Apologies if you though we had missed you out with our paper copy.

Latest copy includes:

  • Further update of EU Timber Regulation
  • HMS Victory
  • Peter Alderson retires
  • How hard does trading get?

March/April 2011 - Timber Talks

  • European Legislation changes on timber purchasing
  • Civil war in Ivory Coast affects prices
  • Industry & Education working together
  • Eggs - Not just for Breakfast!!
  • A peep in the past

January/February 2011 - Timber Talks

  • Green Supplies
  • The Mother of all Boules
  • Gribble - fact not fiction
  • Westernbirt Hardwood Auction
  • A peep in the past

November/December 2010 - Timber Talks

  • VAT increased to 20%
  • Engineered timber
  • Environmental schemes
  • Tree Diseases

August/September 2010 - Timber Talks

  • What makes a good trading position
  • Sales - who's who
  • A peep into the past

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