Boys and Girls Evening of woodwork

Veterans woodcraft were asked if we would facilitate a woodworking session for the Boys and Girls Brigade at the Claro Trust workshop in Starbeck near Harrogate. So on Friday 18th May we loaded up our new van with the items we needed to deliver, when we arrived we quickly set up and awaited in anticipation…

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Thank you,The Fore

Veterans Wood Craft would like to thank The Fore, for the generous gift of a new crew van. Van This will help Veterans Woodcraft reach more veterans in rural areas with more ease, to date the VWC members have been using there own vehicles to go and deliver outreach training.  we will be getting the…

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Who need eyes to carve

Blind veterans carve a new chapter Once again Veterans woodcraft were at the Blind Veterans UK Llandudno site to help teach some green woodworking, mainly with the pole lathes and shave horses, but we also decided to introduce them to hand carving. To start the week we decided that the group would try their hands…

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Blind veterans bonds

This past week veterans woodcraft have once again bred down to Llandudno for some more teaching of greenwood working and carving in the wood cabin. whilst we were there we had a visit from the Executive board, and from other Veterans down using the facilities . We had a young man and his father bonding…

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Blind Veterans Ace it

At the start of the week Veterans Woodcraft reported that it was at the start of Cabin fever week with Blind Veterans UK (Llandudno). We are pleased to announce that all who attended and attempted the tasks set really excelled themselves. All managed to hand Carve both a Spoon and a wizard, the learning curve…

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Cabin fever at BVUK Llandudno

Today is the start of Cabin Week at the Blind Veterans Llandudno centre.  The week has got off to a great starl’ with the installation of 2 pole lathes and 2 draw horses to enable member to complete some Green woodworking. Even the staff had a go At the same time blind veterans are being…

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what we do at VWC

This explains it all, what we do at Veterans Woodcraft. If you would like to support or sponsor us please get in touch. [embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mtT-smvP2qA[/embedyt]

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Phase 1 of Tunstall Tiger Project completed

Veterans woodcraft have recently completed Phase 1 of the community garden project Tunstall Tiger. Over the past few weeks Veterans woodcraft have facilitated in a training course using veterans from the community and from the Beacon on Catterick Garrison, the veteran over the weeks have helped to construct 2 foot bridges leading to an island…

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Vetrerans woodcraft very busy this week

A busy few weeks Veterans woodcraft have had a very busy this week, we have been working with local community projects and have been working with a National Charity, as well as completing our order book. and getting ready for the various stalls that we have lined up prior to christmas. Tunstall Tiger project.  A…

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Latest learners complete training

Veterans woodcraft have just completed another 3 weeks training for Activ8 learning and had once again helped learners with their confidence. And a few items to boot. We have already got our next 2 courses booked in York later this month

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