Welcome to the National Coppice Federation
The National Coppice Federation (NCFed) represents and supports coppice workers and the coppice industry across the UK. The Federation aims to unite regional groups from all over the country and so provide a unified voice for the coppicing sector that promotes coppicing and encourages best practice.
Coronavirus – Useful Links
Coronavirus Statement from the Directors
26/03/2020 – A response to the coronavirus situation from the Directors of the National Coppice Federation
Sources of Information
Latest government information and advice:
Information on support available for the self-employed (announced 26/03/2020):
A Q&A page from Confor on key workers in the Forestry sector:
Government guidance on social distancing, closing of businesses and going to work:
Advice from the NHS:
Coronavirus – A Message from the NCFed Chair
22/03/2020 – A message to our members from Dave Jackson.
Government launches consultation on Environmental Land Management Scheme
A chance to have your say on the scheme set to replace Countryside Stewardship.
“Wet Wood” Woes? What the Government’s new Clean Air Strategy means for firewood
A straightforward summary of the recent Government announcements relating to the sale of “wet wood”.