Hill Holt Wood
29th May 2014
Hill Holt Wood is first and foremost a woodland; and approaches the management of this environment both in the traditional sense ? as a habitat to be managed but also in utilising the natural resource in our main goals of training, education and return to purposeful living. It is also a Business with Charitable status and is a significant employer in a rural area with 40 full and part-time staff. Finally, it is a holistic concept, a way of working with the local community to create a better environment, and reach out to those in need. The business works with local social services and schools to prepare excluded or unemployed young people for employment through its education and training programmes. It has a number of revenue streams; the manufacture and selling of woodland products consultancy services, imparting advice on sustainable living, Practical eco-home construction, refurbishment and retrofit; hiring of it?s Woodland Hall for weddings and conferences, the maintenance of litter picking and grass cutting contracts with the local council.