Why join us?
Our club prides itself on being friendly and warmly welcomes all new guests and members.
We have a wide range of experienced turners on hand to provide help and guidance and a well stocked shop to provide all you need. During demonstrations we have audio and visual systems to enhance the experience and bring you closer to the action.
Save money on Woodturning resources.
Our fantastic Club Shop offers members a wide selection and big savings on Chestnut Products and other woodturning products. Also discounts have been negotiated at certain retailers for members.
Monthly turning competitions
Enter your latest work into our monthly competitions for a chance of winning cash prizes or just to show off your work for others to admire.
Access to large video archive
We have previously recorded most demonstrations up to Oct 2018 to produce a DVD for members to hire or buy. We have a library of 113 DVDs to choose from.
Access to a large Woodturning knowledge base.
We have some very experienced turners that can help you with technique, tool control and general advice.
Professional turners from all over the UK and Europe
We book professional demonstrators from around the UK and Europe to bring new ideas and techniques.
We are a friendly club and outside of the normal club nights, we have a Summer and Christmas social functions subsidised to members by the Club.
Interested in joining?
First night is free!
Everyone likes something for nothing, so we offer you the chance to ‘try before you buy’. Download the flyer, fill it in and bring it along to get your first night for free.
As of 2019, the Club annual subscription is £15 and £6 for Club nights and £3 for Hands on nights.
Guests pay £8 on Club nights and £4 on Hands on Nights, which once you decide to join, you will get money off your annual subscription fee. Please look at the Membership Policy on the Downloads page for more details.