Seven up

  James Ogilvie, a charity climber, forester and regular festival volunteer, hopes to reach his latest fundraising target at this weekend’s Wood Market having recently succeeded in his attempt to climb the highest summits on each of the seven continents. We plan to help him get over the line! Climbing …

Bonkers for conkers

      Almost certainly the most prestigious competition being held in Scotland this weekend, the ninth Scottish Conker Championships offers guaranteed fun and chuckles. And best of all, it’s open to everyone! They come from far and wide – some old, some young, some grizzled veterans, others wet-behind-the-ears newbies. …

Wood Market takes centre stage

This year’s Wood Market (24–25 Oct) looks set to be the busiest yet with regular festival favourites joined by a host of new exhibitors from around Scotland Maybe it’s the smell and feel, the sense of timelessness, or the sheer craftsmanship involved, but there’s something rather magical about products fashioned …

Winning Pete and his competitors come to Peebles

Pete Bowsher and Jonny Stableford will appear both days of this years Wood Market and will be joined by some of their fellow competitors, who took part in this weekends Carve Carr-bridge event.  This is to mark the 10th anniversary of the Wood Market, where the chainsaw carvers will be …

Sneaky Preview

To celebrate our 10th Anniversary of the Wood Market, we have an exciting new event……Carvefest!!!   We will be releasing more details on this crazy carving event in the near future.  Keep on eye on the website, or like and follow our Facebook page to find out what we will …

Would you like to get involved?

Are you interested in being part of the Tweed Valley Forest Festival?  We will be holding our AGM on Friday 1st May, and will be kicking off proceedings with soup and nibbles at The Peel, Glentress from 12.30.  The AGM element will start at 1pm, with our monthly working group meeting following …

TVFF welcomes Woodland Trust Scotlands support

Woodland Trust Scotland are the latest partner to come on board with the Treefest Partnership, their financial support will help ensure the 10th anniversary of the Wood Market is bigger and better than ever with plans already well advanced for a major new chainsaw carving extravaganza!