Monthly Themes

Every month Tilhill Forestry will be bringing you a new theme focusing around the value that we bring to the forestry and harvesting industry.

We hope you find all our information useful and interesting.



21 August 2019

Forest Management in the Face of a Changing Climate

The direct effects of climate change can no longer be considered as something restricted to the confines of a faraway frozen tundra or the basin of a tropical rainforest.  It is right outside your window – and in some cases even lapping at your door! Environmentalists have been issuing warnings on...


A brace of Tilhill Forestry Log Supply Chain Controllers enjoying the Forestry Expo Scotland 2019...


14 August 2019

Climate Change: Eco Anxiety Disorder

by Peter Whitfield, Tilhill Forestry Business Development Director I am a forester, and what is more, I am a vegetarian forester! All positive towards my net contribution to climate change then where more trees and a significant shift towards eating less meat are being cited as moves to lowering greenhouse gas...


10 July 2019

Glastir Woodland Creation Grants in Wales

Glastir Woodland Creation Grants in Wales The Welsh Government is committed to increasing the area of woodland cover in Wales, with an ambitious target of supporting 2,000 ha of new woodland planting each year, through delivery of its Glastir Woodland Creation grant scheme. Four different grant categories are available, each with their...


28 June 2019

Urban Tree Challenge Fund

The Urban Tree Challenge Fund (UTCF) has been developed in response to HM Treasury releasing £10 million in the 2018 Autumn Budget announcement for planting at least 20,000 large trees and 110,000 small trees in urban areas in England.   The UTCF will support a number of objectives in Defra’s 25 Year...


27 June 2019

Woodland Creation Grants in Scotland

The Scottish Government has a world-leading vision for a zero-carbon society. Sustainable forestry remains a key part of government policy and, as such, has 9 different models of woodland creation grant which can be combined to generate diverse woodlands depending on the owners’ objectives and local woodland strategies, which in...

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