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March 12th 2017

KWES was featured in The Times on Saturday 11th March 2017 in the Animal Life Register section, page 81.  ... Read More

February 24th 2017

  KWES is featured in 16th February Waitrose Weekend Magazine. It is great to see that KWES is raising its profile in the wider community. 344 WW FEB 16 2017 gardening... Read More

September 27th 2016

Africa’s elephant population has crashed by an estimated 111,000 in the past decade primarily due to poaching, according to the IUCN’s African Elephant Status Report.           Released at the world’s largest wildlife trade conference, the authoritative report estimate... Read More

August 4th 2016

It is hard to think of a debate that has been quite so divisive to the UK’s energy policy as nuclear power. Those who are pro nuclear power state it is the only viable “clean” alternative to fossil fuels. Those against feel equally strongly that it is an expensive, potentially dangerous soluti... Read More

July 26th 2016

KWES is holding an Open Day at our Mereworth compound on Tuesday September 6th from 9am to 1pm. There will be a demonstration of woodland product making and an opportunity to find out more about the apprenticeships KWES provides and the work KWES does. KWES is a charity whose objective is to provide... Read More

May 13th 2016

The Forestry Commission estimates that a farmhouse and its outbuildings would require 35 acres of woodland if heating was to be provided by wood on an indefinite basis. I think it unlikely that the 200,000 wood burning stoves sold last year were all bought by landed gentry. This begs the question, w... Read More