Month: January 2017

This is what we do

This picture is a perfect illustration of our operation here at Bishop’s Castle. On the trailer in the front a load of logs from a nearby forest. On the trailer at the back a load of finished acoustic fencing panels headed for the M8 improvements near Glasgow to be installed by our customer Mulligan Fencing. Logs in,… Read more »

Where would we be without wood?

Walkers Logs who are based in the heart of the Cotswolds produce kiln dried firewood and kindling to customers throughout the UK. It felt like a virtuous circle being completed when we supplied some of our own Great British Timber recently to be used in the construction of their new log drying shed, pictured above…. Read more »

The trailer with added manoeuvrability!

TA Jones of Welshpool undertake a lot of our deliveries so it’s great to see them investing in the kind of kit that makes them (and us!) more flexible. Whilst at first sight this looks like any other of their vehicles it’s actually towing a rear steer trailer for sites with tricky access. The trailer… Read more »

Remembering Alan Evans

Around 500 people from Bishop’s Castle, from Shropshire and the midlands, and many from much further afield (including Holland!) gathered at St John the Baptist Church on Saturday 14th January for the funeral of Mr Alan Evans, a major shareholder in Charles Ransford & Son Ltd. His family have been deeply touched by the many… Read more »