We’re sponsoring the Big Straw Bale Gathering 2018!

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I’m delighted to say Huff & Puff Construction are sponsoring the inaugural Big Straw Bale Gathering, to be held 10th-12th August at Down to Earth, Swansea. This is the first event of its type, a gathering to discuss and learn straw bale construction and share the latest and best thinking within the industry. Held at Down […]

Stock Gaylard Oak Fair 2014 – see us there!

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We are delighted to be exhibiting at the Stock Gaylard Oak Fair 2014 (close to Sturminster Newton in Dorset, UK) on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th August. Look for us in the demonstration area where we will be demonstrating how to build with straw bales. This is a wonderful show, full of all sorts of […]

Cranborne Chase Woodfair 2013 – thank you!

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Thank you to everyone who visited us at the Cranborne Chase Woodfair 2013! We had a lovely weekend and met lots of new people interested in straw bale building. I hope we managed to answer some of your questions and have got you in the mood for some sustainable building. We had an end pitch, […]

Cranborne Chase Woodfair 2013 – see us there!

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We are delighted to be exhibiting at the Cranborne Chase Woodfair – www.woodfair.org.uk – this coming weekend, 5th & 6th October, at Breamore House near Fordingbridge. We are stand No.44, visible from the main arena. Come along and see us demonstrating how to build with straw bales, our almost legendary puppet show, and gather info […]

Great Dorset Steam Fair 2013

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Michelle and I spent a very enjoyable day yesterday at the Great Dorset Steam Fair. The fair runs from Wednesday to Sunday in late August each year and is, I think, the largest event of its sort in the world. You can see all sorts of old traction engines and old farm machinery, with an […]

Dorset County No Show

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We had hoped to bag a last minute space to exhibit at the Dorset County Show on the weekend 6th/7th September, however the cost is quite simply ludicrous, in my opinion, for a small business.  I won’t embarrass them by saying how much, and it makes you wonder who they want there really, but I […]

Stock Gaylard Oak Fair 2013 – thank you!

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Thank you so much to everyone who visited our stand at the show, it was wonderful to meet so many new people interested in straw bale building! If we met you there it’s very nice to welcome you here! And we’ll be in touch sometime soon if you kindly left your e-mail address. Please feel […]

Stock Gaylard Oak Fair – see us there!

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I’m delighted to say that we are exhibiting at the Stock Gaylard Oak Fair (close to Sturminster Newton) on Saturday 24th August. This is a wonderful show, full of all sorts of countryside groups and crafts – there are loads of things to see and do for all the family. I think we’re over in […]