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Catching Up

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Mark Baker

30 March 2011

It is always fun coming back off holiday. There were 268 emails waiting for me this time – sometimes there are many more – and of course catching up with things to do and deal with that accumulate whilst away. There is also the upcoming South East Woodworking Show, which is happening this weekend (1 ...

Breathing A Sigh Of Relief

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Tegan Foley

24 March 2011

Hello! Well, I am breathing a sigh of relief today as the supplement I’ve been working on for the past month or so is finally finished! The Woodworker’s Directory will be going out with all June issues of our magazines, so watch out for it. This is designed as a Yellow Pages for woodworkers and feat ...

An Arduous Task

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Mark Baker

17 March 2011

It’s always a pain being out of the office for a couple of days during the week and then playing catch up with all the messages and emails that build up. Couple that with a looming repro date for the next issue of the magazine and my being on holiday next week – it all adds to the fun. You all know  ...

Summer Dreaming

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Tegan Foley

15 March 2011

So, the Get Woodworking Show is now over – how many of you attended and what were your thoughts? Mark was there over the weekend and I look forward to hearing how it all went when he returns to the office tomorrow. No doubt everyone’s attentions will now be on the next show which is the Yandles Spri ...

Show Season

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Tegan Foley

11 March 2011

Good morning, all Well, it certainly is a busy week in the Woodturning office. Not only are we working on the current issue and also a supplement for you to enjoy in the next issue, but there’s also lots going on in the way of woodworking shows. In fact, Mark is currently at the Get Woodworking Show ...

Never Pass An Opportunity

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Mark Baker

9 March 2011

There has been flurry of calls regarding the Alexandra palace & South East Woodworking shows coming up soon. People are planning to meet up over coffee or at a given stand etc. and I am sure they will be catching up with the latest news and comparing what they have spent their money on. I look f ...

Shiny New Things

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Mark Baker

3 March 2011

I have been out of the office the last couple of days looking at new manufacturer products due for release over the next few months. I must admit that the bugbear of traffic hold ups, accidents, roads works and slow traffic pains me no end, it also didn’t help that we paid £6.91 a gallon for unleade ...

Deadline Day

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Tegan Foley

2 March 2011

Hello all, Well, it is deadline day today and Mark isn’t in the office so it is rather hectic! Luckily everything is done and, touch wood, there haven’t been any disasters – yet! This is a really busy time of year for us as there are lots of projects going on – for example, we are currently working  ...

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