It’s time to get those DIY projects going again

News about the reopening of our network for wood sales and collections

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Recycle your wood with Community Wood Recycling, save money and help the environment!

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Need wood for DIY projects? Want to buy unique, environmentally-friendly timber and furniture?

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If you believe in what we do, or you want to build your skills and confidence, come and join us!

Latest News

  • Find out about how we are reopening our services

    Find out about how we are reopening our services

    Looking for reclaimed wood for your DIY project? Many of our wood stores around the country have now been able to reopen with appropriate social distancing measures in place.  As each of our premises is unique, arrangements will vary.  In
  • Coronavirus Update

    Coronavirus Update

    The Community Wood Recycling network is following government guidelines on suspending activities.
  • Save the Brighton and Hove Wood Store

    Save the Brighton and Hove Wood Store

    Community Wood Recycling is supporting the campaign to save the Brighton and Hove Recycling Project Wood Store, the oldest wood recycling enterprise in the network.
  • Celebrating partnership with Interserve in the North East

    Celebrating partnership with Interserve in the North East

    Community Wood Recycling Managing Director Richard Mehmed has been marking the milestone of 150 tonnes of wood picked up from Interserve’s Mount Oswald site in Durham. The team from Newcastle Wood Recycling have made over 80 collections, saving 90 tonnes of
  • Wates Group spends £20 million with Social Enterprises

    Wates Group spends £20 million with Social Enterprises

    Leading construction and property services firm and long-time Community Wood Recycling partner Wates Group has cemented its position as one of the country’s leading supporters of the Social Enterprise sector, reaching a landmark spending target.

Opportunities for new wood recyclers

We are targeting Liverpool as the last major conurbation without a network member and we’re looking for someone to work with us in the city.

If you’re interested please get in touch!

We anticipate that this activity will take up all our available resources for the current financial year, but if you would like to set up a project to start trading in the the second half of 2020 onward, you can find out what’s involved here, and then contact us.

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