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This blog post is by TTF Managing Director David Hopkins.   Continued lack of clarity over Brexit is causing inevitable economic uncertainty and stress, but the timber sector and Timber Trade Federation is focused on business development regardless, writes TTF Managing Director David Hopkins. The defining characteristic...

The Office for Product Safety & Standards (OPSS) is the Competent Authority responsible for enforcing Timber Regulation 995/2010 in the UK. To assist businesses to comply with this legislation the OPSS will be delivering a series of regional, sector specific workshops exploring risk identification and mitigation. The...

The UK Softwood Conference is returning to the magnificent venue of 8 Northumberland Avenue in Central London for its 2019 edition. Taking place on Wednesday 6th March 2019, the event brings together leading suppliers, importers and traders to present and discuss the latest market news in the...

Tickets are now available for the 2019 Annual Dinner of the Timber Trade Federation   Wednesday 6th March at 8 Northumberland Avenue, London. 7 for 7.45 pm - Black Tie TTF President, Charles Hopping, very much hopes you will support this popular event again this year. Contact Karen or Denise or...

Last week, the Government announced an amendment to part B of the building regulations which has implications for timber components of buildings in and on external walls. The regulations specify that for all residential developments above 18m, all materials in or on the external wall must...

The Timber Trade Federation, in collaboration with the Builders Merchants Federation (BMF), has produced the fifth edition of Timber Forum News, the magazine specifically designed for timber merchants. Timber Forum News explores the latest trends in timber and wood-based products market with the aim of promoting best...

Wednesday 7th November saw the 2018 Annual Dinner of TTF's National Panel Products Division (NPPD) held at the magnificent De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms in London. The event, which is always a highlight of the Wood Panel Industry calendar, was attended by 236 guests from across...

More than 100 delegates from across the UK and Europe attended the first UK Wood Panels Conference which took place on Wednesday 7th November 2018 in London. Under the theme 'Adding value through innovation & fire safety,' the event demonstrated the growing importance and dynamics of the...

The latest TTF supplement - Trusted Timber - is now available in the BMJ magazine. The TTF produces two BMJ supplements per year to promote our members and their products. Over 9,000 copies are distributed with the BMJ magazine around the country. This month’s features cover: Preservative...