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Bentley Woodfair has been running for 23 years, and BEDE Events are delighted to have been asked to run this exciting and successful event in East Sussex. We are looking forward to bringing all things wood to the charming Bentley Estate! 

See you Sussex, September 2019

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Exhibitors 

Below you will find a list of all our exhibitors at the Wood Fair in 2019. Make sure you check back regularly to see if your favourite stands are attending! 

See you all soon! 

Unfortunately applications for Bentley Woodfair traders are now closed - if you wish to take a pitch please email freya@bedeltd.co.uk 

Round Wood of Mayfield

Round Wood of Mayfield consists of three strands: ‘Quality Oak & Decking Products,’ ‘Oak Framed Buildings’ and ‘Home & Garden Features.’

All operate from one facility and share a common belief in the traditional crafting of premium materials.

The Quality Oak & Decking Products we supply include solid and engineered flooring, sleepers, skirting, architrave, and complementary products such as oils and ironmongery.

Quality Oak & Decking Products, Oak Framed Buildings and Home & Garden Feature

Retail

Round Wood of Mayfield Ltd

Tmber Treasures Bentley Woodfair

We are designers and creators of handmade wooden gifts. These include home ware and garden ware which include calenders, bark animals and light pulls. Specialists in wood carving and production

Craft 

Timber Treasures 

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Fresh artisan handcrafted rolled ice cream: "chop it to smithereens" bang on trend, indulgent foodie treat

Food 

Chopperwhoppers

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At The Bark, we only use reclaimed wood as we are environmentally conscious and believe in having a low eco impact. All our wood however is treated and prepared to the highest standards for your Fur Children

Retail 

The Bark Dog Beds 

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Coffee Tables, cubes, mantlepieces, mirrors, crystals & jewellery, gardenalia including Green Men plaques and a few statues

Retail 

Dalla Foresta

Wildlife Bentley Woodfair

A wide variety of garden wildlife habitats - bird nest boxes of many types, bat, bee, bug and hedgehog houses plus other handmade wood artifacts. 

Demonstration

The Monday Group 

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Outdoor clothing & accessories, tents, tarps and wood burning stoves .

Top quality items that are dedicated to using environmentally friendly processes

Retail 

Green Outdoor Ltd 

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G and M Tools are long established suppliers of used woodworking, engineering and workshop tools. Good quality tools & equipment always wanted, tools recycled. 

Retail 

G and M Tools 

Allen and Carl will be demonstrating the ancient craft of pewter casting, and you can have a go! You carve your design in a cuttlefish bone and Allen will pour molten pewter into it. Wait for it to cool and you have something to take away and impress your friends with.

Demonstration

Backyard Whitesmith

Like anything natural, Ancient Mariner Furniture has a distinctive character and this will only get better with age. Every piece has gone through a lengthy process in construction and is purposefully aged to give it even more character.

Retail 

Ancient Mariner Furniture

I specialise in country living style homewares and soft furnishing. I also make personalised products such as gin glasses and water bottles.

Retail

Dione Louise Homeware

Handmade garden sculptures made using driftwood and/or reclaimed wood, decorated with coloured glass or leaded glass.

Retail

Glowing Gardens

Haynes Agriculture Ltd are the main dealer for Husqvarna, Forestry and Garden Machinery. New Holland, JCB and a wide range of quality products.

Retail

Haynes Agriculture Ltd

'Britain's Ancient Forest - legacy and lore'. Stand to promote by books, music CDs, prints and calender's.

Speaker

Julian Hight

General Wildlife Supplies. Bring the countryside into your garden with these wild bird feeder starter kits.

Retail

General Wildlife Supplies

'Proper Fish & Chips'. Fish fresh from the English Channel, triple cooked chips with homemade tartar sauce and more.

Food

Olly's Fish Shack

Come and be inspired by the Forest! See out forestry and aboriculture team in action, and how they manage, process and operate in woodlands.

Demonstration

Plumpton College

Vintage Woodworking Tools.

Retail

Mr R Farley

We sell wild game gourmet burgers; boar, rabbit and venison. Choice of whit or brown rolls, salad garnish, sauses and relish. All wild and local.

Food

Oscar's Kitchen

Display of old tools used mainly in the wood working trades. A collection of "whatsits" mystery tools and items for the public to guess what they were used for.

Charity

The Tools and Trades History Society

A fantastic collection of new and old woodworking tools. Planes, carving tools, a great selection of crown turning tools and much much more.

Retail

The Toolshop

Hand forged goods such as keyrings, bottle openers, log baskets and companion sets.

Retail

Trident Forge

Second hand non-fiction books including trees, wood, craft, countryside, wildlife, garden, topography and related subjects.

Retail

V.J. Sanderson

WWF is the world’s leading independent conservation organisation. Our mission is to create a world where people and wildlife can thrive together

Charity

WWF

FNR Plant Hire Ltd are a long established plant and tool hiring excavators operated self drive with a wide rande of attachments.

Retail

FNR Plant Hire Ltd

Demonstrations of historical woodwork and informal barter about Viking Wood-lore, Bush-craft, history and foraging. Handmade woodwork available on the stand.

Demonstration

Wild Roots Veg

This local charity provides holiday grants and activity holidays to physically disabled people

Charity 

3H Fund 

Speciality coffee!

Cappuccino, Latte, Espresso, etc

Food

Dinkycino

Hand turned wooden bowls. All English wood

Retail

P.D Turners

Handmade wooden objects.

Handcrafted lamps, chopping boards, platters, mirrors, chalkboards

Retail

Artisan Creations

The company trains car, LGV, PCV and mini bus drivers.

Retail

Hills of Plupton Driver Training

We sell decorated garden pieces, we also manufacture and sell garden iron work, planters plant supports etc and rustic wooden ware

Retail

Home Garden and Beyond 

Plants and trugs etc

Retail

R.J.S Enterprises

Selling high quality wooden toys, gifts and treasures, flags, rainbow ribbon wands, plus much much more all hand made by ourselves.

Retail

Nomad's Bazaar

Selling a range of zero turn mowers 

Retail

Kemp & Catt Cutting Edge Mowers

Exhibiting a display of Kinetic wind-sculptures made from reclaimed and up-cycled materials

Retail

Circus Kinetica

Mobile sawmill demonstration, furniture timber sets

Retail

Treespanner Timber Company 

Non-alcoholic ginger wines, orange and ginger marmalade, ginger jams, ginger chutney, stem ginger syrup and more ginger treats. 

Retail

Gran Steads Ginger Ltd

Display of furniture made by the students firm of the Furniture Craft School

Retail

Furniture Craft School 

Woodland products include rustic garden furniture,  rose arches, trellis and pergolas, chestnut poles and much more

Retail

Woodland Products and Services

Serving real fruit frozen yogurt in a waffle cone or pot. 

Food

Just for You 

Coffins, steam bent goods. Come and have a go.

Retail

Sussex Willow Coffins

Beautifully bespoke handmade gifts by a traditional working craftsman. Woven with love.

Retail

Willow Weaver

Cool stuff for guys, clothes, books, knives, throws, scarves, hats, camping stuff and more.

Retail

The Back Yard

Medieval Drinks Bentey Woodfair

Medieval drinks, mead, ales & ciders sold as gifts. Drinking Horns & Medieval Artwork 

Food & Drink 

Septimus Spyder Drinks

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Artisan handmade leather bags, backpacks, satchels, belts and leather accessories 

Craft 

Tibor Eperjessy 

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Inspiring outdoor play with kids in mud kitchens. Made from reclaimed treated timber, they will offer them years of play

Retail 

Kids Mud Kitchens 

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John works in coppice woodland, harvesting hazel and willow for hurdle making; basket making; in situ woven fencing and garden structures 

Demonstration 

Underwoodsman

Bentley Wood Fair

Our vision is a UK rich in woods and trees, enjoyed by everyone. We aim to create new native woodland, protect ancient woods and those under threat

Charity 

The Woodland Trust 

Arts and Crafts Bentley Woodfair

Original limited edition woodblock prints, hand painted cards and posters, place mats and coasters. Adele, from East Sussex, loves natural history and working country life

Craft 

Adele Scantlebury Woodblock Prints

Ancient Wood Sussex

Raising awareness and support for Sussex Wildlife Trust. Everything you need to know about British trees, from bark and berries to medicine and musical instruments

Charity 

Sussex Wildlife Trust 

Turned items for sale: Nutmeg graters, peppermills, hotplates, wine coasters, door wedged, clocks and more all hand made in different woods.

Retail 

Artistic Woodturning & Wood Supplier

A display and demonstration of woodcarving skills and techniques.

Demonstration

Bentley Wildlife Carvers 

Scoop ice cream and sorbets, wippy and a range of ice lollies. Vegan and Lactose Free products available.

Food

Frowd's Ices

Fundraisers will invite people to become direct debit donors for our sponsor a puppy campaign.

Charity

Charity Link OBO Guide Dogs 

Bespoke hand-sculpted tree-tables made from British native trees. Demonstration of wood-carving tree-tables.

Demonstration

Tree Tables

Marshall's will be exhibiting a variety of quality machinery. 

Retail

Marshall Agricutural Engineering

Classic restored Old English Tools and more.

Retail

Old English Tools

Over 30 years of dressing walking sticks. We sell all types of walking sticks, we also demonstrate the art of stick bending.

Retail

P J Jones Walking Sticks

We are passionate about woodlands and what we can all learn from spending time in the natural world. It is our belief that being in the forest provides a holistic and healing environment.

Demonstration

Natural Connection Sussex

Demonstrations of how green woodworking skills used in chair and stool making using only traditional hand tools and techniques including cleaving; using a shave-horse; draw knifes and spoke-shaves.

Demonstration

Rustic Ash Chairs

Wood fired pottery

Retail

Pulborough Woodfires

Ladies Italian clothing, handbags, purses, scarves and jewellery.

Retail

The Feminine Touch

My own handmade spray painted art on ethically sourced British hardwoods. Artworks range from animals, nature to starwars! Great for family events.

Retail

Stencil Shed Ltd

We sell vintage garden tools, steel garden art, glass statement art and much more. 

Retail

Vintage Garden Tools 

Any native timber cut to any diametions. 

Retail

The Walled Garden Farm

Our stand will be advertising our own brand of screw pile/ground screw. A concrete free foundation for sheds/cabins/summerhouses etc.

Retail

D Page Contractors

Sweets and treats

Food

Candy Cart

Demonstrating the traditional craft of hedge laying. 

Demonstration

South of England Hedgelaying Society

We will be promoting the Brighton Community Workshop Project by getting attendees to make small items such as wooden or leather medallions

Retail 

Brighton Community Workshop Project

Leather hats, bags and belts made by me in Dorset. West country sheepskins, Finnish reindeer rugs and cow skin rugs.

Retail

Marnhull Leathercraft

We cook Italian woodfired pizza, sell soft drinks and water. We like to provide a seating area as well 

Food

The Gorilla Kitchen

We will be displaying a number of vehicles/machines we have for timber/forestry work.

Retail

Honnington Farms 

Burgers, bacon, sausages, chips, veggie, chicken bugers, egg rolls. Sweet and savoury crepes, sweet waffles and hot and cold drinks.

Food

Hines Event Catering

Wood under the microscope.  

Demonstrator

The Wood Technology Society

Luxury solid wood home decor products made right in the heart of Kent. 

Retail

TR Woodcraft

Homemade fudge, smooth and creamy. plus a selection of wood products alongside.

Food

Mr Fudge

Promoting bees as pollinators, answering questions from the public. 

Demonstrator

Brighton & Lewes Beekeepers

Felt artist creating animal inspired headdresses and accessories for theatre, festivals and just for fun. Retail and Demonstration and drop in felt making workshop

Retail

Karen Rao - Felt Artist

Wild range of wood working tools, both for the user and collector, old, modern and antique

Retail

Mick Selby Tools 

Displaying a giant beerbarrell trailer, a 5ft tall fire breathing dragon and selling Applejack

Retail

Fudge's Applejack

Sussex plums, nuts veg, chutneys, jams, honey and more

Retail

Mingles

Unusual garden items, wooden retail, clay items and many many more.

Retail

Mays Terracotta

Hog roast cooked over charcoal. smoked and grilled meats.

Food

The Smoke Shack BBQ

The Woodman's Arms is a pop up pub serving local ale, cider, spirits and soft drinks. 

Bar

Leah Georges - Woodman's Arms

Leatherwork, outdoor and camping accessories, antlers and skins, gifts and more.

Retail

Beneath the Stars