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  • We’re Celebrating World Environment Day!

    Published on Tuesday, May 30, 2017

    Duffield Timber will be celebrating World Environment Day (WED) on 5th June. This year Canada plays host, with the theme focusing on “Connecting people to nature – in the city and on the land, from poles to the equator.” To celebrate, we take a look at what WED is and what practices and precautions we take to ensure that we are an environmentally friendly company.

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  • Number One Timber Merchant in Yorkshire

    Published on Monday, May 22, 2017

    We’ve been listed as top of the tree in Decking Hero’s list of the ten best timber merchants in Yorkshire & The Humber.

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  • 60 Years in the Timber Trade

    Published on Wednesday, May 17, 2017

    Duffield Timber was founded in 1957 by Robert Duffield. Originally a small wood yard on the bank of the river Ure in Ripon, we started out selling fencing, posts and rails. Over the years, our business evolved to make pallets and potato boxes, achieving steady success. Major change occurred when we bought an automatic bandsaw, allowing us to saw merchantable grade whitewoods for the chair frame industries.

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