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The Sussex and Surrey Coppice Group is a members led networking organisation covering everything from planting and managing woodland, to the production and installation of end products. We operate in conjunction with the National Federation of Coppice Workers and have been a recognised professional industry body since 1997.

The Sussex and Surrey Coppice Group welcome new members from many disciplines such as Coppice workers, Woodland owners/workers, traditional craft makers, Greenwood workers, blacksmiths who feel they fit and many more, it is always worth getting in contact and finding out, even if you are just interested in what we do or would like to spend some time working alongside our members. Use the CONTACT page if you are interested.

Recent News

Coppicing Shadow Woods

Coppicing Shadow Woods 

The weekend 11/12th December saw a group of volunteers from the Sussex & Surrey Coppicing Group (SSCG) started the Coppicing of Shadow Woods. A 10 year management plan had been created, and agreed with landowners and forestry commission to ensure compliance to good forestry management practice. A section of the […]

Talk by Daisy, for the SSCG

Meeting report by Bob Hewitt
This evenings regional meeting (30th November 2021) was delivered by Daisy the Master bee keeper, at the Parish hall, Warnham Parish Church,  Due to covid restrictions the mill pond venue was not available, We were lucky to get availability on short notice booking this side of Christmas.
 The meeting was attended by a dozen or so members,  Our […]

A day in shadow woods


by Clive Cobie

Sussex and Surrey Coppice group hosted a fungi day in Shadow woods. The members shared knowledge of their skills and inspirations, and as with any community of interest the day opened with many avenues to explore.

We started the walk by stepping into an area that had been a field during the First World War , by the second […]

Green Wood Workshop Courses 2021

Here is a list of courses being run by JOHN WALLER at the GREEN WOOD WORKSHOP, Bore Place, Kent.

(I’ve only listed those that still have availability).

Further details about the courses (what to bring/timings etc) are all available from my website: www.underwoodsman.co.uk


Apple Pruning 22 Jan 2022 – £75pp
Learn how to restore and maintain trees, both apples and pears, […]

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Products & Services

Do you need some Hazel sticks or help with some hedge laying? To find out more about the products & services our members can offer:

Visit our Members Directory

Events Calendar

Members meeting (M)

17th February @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Wests Wood Fair 2022

18th June - 19th June

Edenbridge and Oxted show 2022

28th August - 29th August

Belmont wood fair 2022 (SSCG)

9th September @ 8:00 am - 10th September @ 5:00 pm

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