Traders converge on Bristol for annual dinner

20 February 2019

Timber traders gathered for the annual Western Timber Trade Association (WTTA) dinner in Bristol on February 15.

The evening at the Bristol Royal Marriott, sponsored by Koppers Performance Chemicals, was John Huckman’s last as secretary as he is retiring from his longstanding role at the age of 80.

Timber Trade Federation president Charles Hopping and WTTA chairman Tony Shelton gave speeches, while entertainment was provided by Jamie Sutherland.

About 190 people attended the event.

Retiring WTTA secretary John Huckman with Wayne Probert of Binderholz and Charlie Stockwell of Stockwell Forest Products