Welcome to the website of the Black Country Wood Turners ( BCW ).

We are a friendly bunch of people , who have nothing better to do with their time than to reduce otherwise perfectly fine pieces of timber to piles of shavings and sawdust on our workshop floors. Oh, yes, and every now and then this also results in something mostly round and brown.

If this is your idea of having fun, then please joins us on one of our meetings or as a permanent member. If by now you are thinking “this is weird”, then you are missing out on the rituals of a tradition that is several thousand years old and you are definitely in the wrong place. We are having fun. Are you? Do you live in the UK near Dudley, West Bromwich, Oldbury, Halesowen, Stourbridge, Kidderminster? We meet usually every 3rd Thursday of the Month at 6pm at Dudley College, The Broadway DY1 4AS room F1, and we would be more than happy to welcome you to our next meeting.

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Important Notes:

Next Club meeting will be a Hands-on evening with at least three lathes running on Thursday 16th August, starting at 6 pm.

All-Day event, on Saturday 3rd November 2018, 10:00 am -16:30 pm. Our demonstrator for the day will be Paul Hannaby.  £10 fee for the day. Please book your place as soon as possible, so we can make plans to cater for everyone who wants to attend. ( Club members see forum for more details)                                                                       Members of the public have free entry to the craft fair area.

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  1. Thanks to everybody for an excellent evening, the best hands on night I have attended. Merry Xmas to all and looking forward to the next meeting.

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