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Wild Sussex at the Wood Yard

We sell seasoned logs by the bag or wheelbarrow load. All our logs are locally sourced, mixed hardwoods, properly seasoned and ready to use right away. We also sell, kindling, charcoal, eco-friendly firelighters, log candles, and most things fire-related. We’re trying very hard to be plastic-free and no longer sell our logs in the old plastic nets. Instead, our customers pay a deposit for a sturdy ‘bag for life’ which can be returned and refilled each week.

In addition, we stock a wide variety of sustainable and seasonal products, supporting local coppice-workers, and craftsmen and women. We make our own chopping boards, sell unique items of furniture, log baskets, pottery, honey, chutneys and jams, beeswax candles, and wood-carved items.

In December, we sell locally-sourced Christmas trees, wreaths, greenery, decorations and have lots of great ideas for Christmas presents. There is always something new to see in the shop all year round!

We are open every Saturday throughout the year.
In December, we are open every Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
Full details on opening times and where to find us here.

Meet new people or learn a new skill on one of our upcoming events:

Wild Sussex Events Christmas 2018
Find out more


Enjoy browsing the Wood Yard and we’ll keep the kids occupied making their own Christmas decorations.

Available from 10am – 3pm every Saturday and Sunday throughout December.

This activity is free, we just ask for a donation to our charity of choice on the day, if you feel able.

Making Christmas decorations in the Wood Yard
Tasty food available at Wild Sussex every Saturday in December


We’ll be serving up delicious, warming lunches every Saturday, made either by us or by other local traders.

We offer a catering service throughout the year, using the best seasonal ingredients and incorporating wild game into the menu whenever possible. All of our dishes are cooked outdoors over fire.

Christmas Shop open at Wild Sussex from 1st December 2018
We only source products from small producers and makers that share our ethos to develop and maintain a sustainable environment.
When you buy one of our products you are supporting the continuation of traditional crafts, maintaining livelihoods, and conserving the local Sussex landscape.
Local honey at Wild Sussex

Pulborough raw honey – it doesn’t get more local than this.

Beeswax candles at Wild Sussex

Beautiful hand-dipped beeswax candles made by adults with learning difficulties at Nutley Hall.

Hand-made chopping boards at Wild Sussex

Our own handmade chopping and serving boards.

Sussex trugs at Wild Sussex

Traditional handmade Sussex trugs – steeped in history.

Come and choose your Christmas tree at Wild Sussex

With many thanks to Bobby Mills and Jayne Sacco for the images on this page.

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