We've some fantastic news to share today

We’ve some fantastic news to share today. We’ve been rather busy in the office over the last month getting some new things in place, including a new (slight) diversification for Forest Skills Ltd. This has resulted in us being a little quiet on the blogging front as well. Hopefully you’ll agree that it’s been worth […]

FireDragon confirmed as MOD replacement for Hexamine!

FireDragon confirmed as MOD replacement for Hexamine! BCB International Ltd, the Cardiff based manufacturer of military and civilian equipment, have confirmed that they’ve won a four year deal with the UK MOD for ‘the supply of a new operational ration cooker and fuel’. At Forest Skills Ltd, we have been testing the FireDragon fuel for […]

Congratulations

Congratulations The Forest Skills Team would like to congratulate our chief instructor, Chris Garland, on qualifying as a community first responder. Chris will now be volunteering alongside North West Ambulance Service crew responding to 999 calls for patients with life threatening conditions. Perhaps you could volunteer to become a member of your local community first […]

A new toy & the physics of fire by friction

A new toy & the physics of fire by friction Well it was back to school this morning for our regular forest school visitors. This week we are looking at fire and this mornings session kicked off with a bout of making fire by friction. Following a demonstration of how to make up the fire […]

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