If you have an interest in wood crafts or turning and you are not sure if joining a local club would benefit you, please come along to one of our meetings as a guest
(no charge) to see what we do and how we operate. Don Golding, who is our membership secretary, can be contacted by email at. firstname.lastname@example.org and he will only be to pleased to inform you of the date and time of the next
Membership costs £34 per calendar year. Made up of £16 club membership and £18 membership of the AWGB. (Association of Woodturners of Great Britain ) What do you receive for
The AWGB offers members the following benefits
- A National body to look after
the best interests of all woodturners
- Many excellent Branches
throughout the UK
- The help and fellowship of both
amateur and professional members
- A training programme offering a
range of support to assist members improve their capabilities
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- Displays of members work and
advice centres at major exhibitions
- Four magazine issues each year
full of useful and interesting information
- Discounts at a wide range of
- Over 50 active branches
throughout the UK giving fellowship support and advice
- A major international seminar
every two years
- Regional demonstrations and
activities run by our branches
- Support for members from out
- Comprehensive and cost effective
insurance schemes for public liability and workshop contents
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- Loan of Association lathes to
- Sponsorship Scheme for younger
offers members the following benefits
- Seven evening demonstrations by
Professional or very experienced people with knowledge of wood products or woodturning.
- Two All Day Saturday
demonstrations by Professional and experienced turners.(because of high costs involved there is a fee for the all day demo's).
- A social evening including
the club challange competition (again a small fee)
- The help and support from fellow
members within the club.
- Displays of members work on the
gallery table at meetings.
- Six newsletter issues each year
full of useful and interesting information.
- Member discount scheme running
with a range of suppliers.
- FREE Tea, Coffee and biscuits at
- A well maintained Web-Site for
members to instantly access for full information.
- A comprehensive insurance scheme
for public liability for members.
- Free loan of limited club
- the opportunity to meet with
other members and share the interest of woodturning or wood associated subjects.