COVID-19 Latest Update: We Are Open
Dear customers, we are pleased to report that we are able to remain open for business during lockdown in November. According to government advice, Builders Merchants can remain open as usual whilst maintaining safe social distancing measures and rigorous hygiene. We will post updates should we have to make adjustments to opening times, so do please check in regularly.
Richard Snow, CEO.
About Oxford Wood Recycling
An award-winning Social Enterprise and Charity, Oxford Wood Recycling:
- Offers commercial and domestic wood waste collections around Oxfordshire, saving wood from landfill by recycling and reclaiming wood for reuse.
- Empowers our community to support their environment by purchasing reclaimed and locally sourced timber and manufactured items from The Woodshop in Abingdon.
- Transforms lives by supporting people excluded from working to move towards and into employment.
Sounds good? Find out more or get in touch, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tonnes collected in 2020
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Volunteering hours completed
Like many during the lockdown, we saw the opportunity to get creative and put our handy work to good use. The workshop here at our base in Abingdon has been getting some attention across the past few months and whilst it is still under construction, we’ve got an...
It's a pleasure to introduce Chris Boreham, our lead carpenter here at Oxford Wood Recycling. We asked him a few questions about his role and what it is like working here. Q: How are you finding your new job as lead carpenter at OWR? A: So far, so good. No woodwork...
What our customer’s have to say
“It’s very good. 100% behind it and so is the company ”
Site Manager at Westgate Shopping Centre
“So helpful and patient, totally inspiring staff and materials.”
“A fantastic Aladdin’s cave of a place. Brilliant, enthusiastic and informative people. Great collection of Hardwoods. I love this place, inspires me to try and learn new skills.
I bought a gorgeous piece of Chestnut and some large pieces of Oak to build a Garden Bench, I will certainly be back for more.”