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Multistory housing block with black timber cladding set against blue sky and green grass

85% of all new homes in Scotland are built using wood.

That’s almost three times more than in England and Wales. Wood for Good have recently posted an article on the drivers to building timber houses in Scotland, including cross-party support ...
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Sheeps head against blue sky

Our response – to the Brexit farming consultation

There has been an “overwhelming response” to a consultation on controversial funding plans for farming and the countryside after Brexit reports the BBC. The Welsh Government is proposing to replace ...
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Developing a timber reserve for Wales - A ground-breaking housing project

Developing a timber reserve for Wales – A ground-breaking housing project

Woodknowledge Wales, Natural Resources Wales (NRW) and Welsh Housing Associations are collaborating to evaluate the potential for a dedicated Welsh Timber Reserve for house building ...
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Home-Grown Homes Updates

Home-Grown Homes Updates

Read about what has been happening on the Home-Grown Homes Project over the last few months, lots of progress on more and better homes, more and better local manufacturing and ...
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First floor view of timber frame building under construction showing OSB floor and ceiling rafters

Welsh Government’s flagship Innovative Housing Programme backs timber construction

Welsh Government’s Housing and Regeneration minister, Rebecca Evans, has now confirmed the projects that have been successful in securing funding in phase two of the Innovative Housing Programme. It is ...
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