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Log Shortages – Perfect Storm for Winter Supplies?

Log Shortages – Perfect Storm for Winter Supplies?

05 August, 2022
Thoughts on the coming season from Lawson Wight Will the UK run out of logs this winter? I think there may be serious shortages. Can we do anything to help – yes, read on? Predictions are always risky, but...
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Live Webinar Event – Digital Certificates and Booking System

Live Webinar Event – Digital Certificates and Booking System

09 July, 2022
The Guild hosted a live Webinar presentation on the ‘Sweep Certificates’ digital certificate and booking system on Monday 11th July. View the webinar recording below: Guild member Glenn Howat and colleague Matt have developed the ‘Sweep Certificates’ App for...
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Fighting Back Against the Media Storm: The 38% Fallacy

Fighting Back Against the Media Storm: The 38% Fallacy

15 June, 2022
How The Media & Government Got it SO WRONG Over Woodburner Emissions The Guild of Master Chimney Sweeps has published a hard-hitting article for members and other sweeps to use when quizzed by customers about pollution from woodburners. The...
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Training for Sweeps – What happens on the Guild course?

Training for Sweeps – What happens on the Guild course?

14 May, 2022
To take the next step please visit Training Courses – The Guild of Master Chimney Sweeps
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Insurance Savings for Guild Members

Insurance Savings for Guild Members

06 April, 2022
The Guild has been working with insurance brokers Towergate to develop a package of insurance for members. Early last year, Guild director Gavin Cater was ‘shopping around’ for insurance after the popular industry insurer he was with significantly increased...
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Record Raffle Result

Record Raffle Result

09 March, 2022
‘Hello Mike, this is Lawson Wight from the Guild’ Oh, hello’ ‘Mike, it’s just a quick call to let you know that your ticket was the first one drawn in the raffle at last week’s dinner – so you’ve...
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Industry First As Emma Steps Into Senior Role

Industry First As Emma Steps Into Senior Role

08 March, 2022
The Guild of Master Chimney Sweeps has chalked up yet another industry first – the appointment of a female chimney sweep to its board. Emma Roddy is believed to be the first woman sweep to be elected to such...
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Seminar Presentations at the Guild Exhibition – Free to all!

Seminar Presentations at the Guild Exhibition – Free to all!

17 February, 2022
Running throughout the Sweep Stuff Live Exhibition this year (25th and 26th Feb) are a variety of seven presentations from companies and organisations in the solid fuel industry. The Guild of Master Chimney Sweeps once again opens it’s doors...
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Exhibition Statement

Exhibition Statement

12 February, 2022
Statement from Steven Howard, Guild Exhibition organiser. It has been my privilege to serve as a Guild board member since 2014. A large part of my remit has been to organise the annual Guild Exhibition. In that time, I...
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Guild AGM Agenda

Guild AGM Agenda

12 February, 2022
AGENDA Guild of Master Chimney Sweeps Ltd. AGM 3.30pm Saturday 26th February Stratford Suite, Chesford Grange Hotel, Kenilworth, Warwickshire. CV8 2LD   Moment of reflection – departed colleagues. Welcome from the Chair and acceptance of previous minutes. Broad summary...
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Van of the Year competition 2022. £250 & £100 up for grabs!

Van of the Year competition 2022. £250 & £100 up for grabs!

06 February, 2022
Open to any sweep – everyone is welcome at the Guild! The Van of the Year competition is back – with a difference. You can enter two ways – with a video or, in person at the upcoming Sweep...
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NOMINATION, VOTING AND ELECTION PROCEDURES

NOMINATION, VOTING AND ELECTION PROCEDURES

20 January, 2022
NOMINATION, VOTING AND ELECTION PROCEDURES FOR Guild of Master Chimney Sweeps (GMCS) LIMITED The Guild is holding the next AGM at 3.30 pm on Saturday 26th February 2022 at Chesford Grange Hotel, Kenilworth, Warwick, CV8 2LD, where a voting...
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New Carbon Monoxide Liaison Officer

New Carbon Monoxide Liaison Officer

10 January, 2022
We are pleased to announce Guild member Paul Clements has been appointed to the new position of Guild Carbon Monoxide Liaison Officer. Paul will be engaging and networking with official bodies, charities and other stakeholders in the solid fuel and wider heating industry....
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Profile Update

Profile Update

10 December, 2021
To update your profile listing on the findachimneysweep (Sweep Search) website, please go to Profile Update and complete the form BUT, before you complete the form, please see instructions and help information here: Update and Sweep Search improvements
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Carbon Monoxide (CO) Awareness Week 2021

Carbon Monoxide (CO) Awareness Week 2021

17 November, 2021
22-28 November 2021 It’s national CO Awareness Week 22-28 November 2021. The Guild of Master Chimney Sweeps reminds members of what they can do to improve their knowledge and raise awareness of the dangers of Carbon Monoxide poisoning.  We...
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Waste Wood Briquettes in wood stoves

Waste Wood Briquettes in wood stoves

13 October, 2021
Lots of our customers use wood briquettes, but do you know what goes into them and what makes a good briquette? David Ousby explains: Feedstock  The process of manufacturing briquettes requires consistent quality of feedstock, often from the waste...
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Exhibition 2022 – Sweep Stuff Live

Exhibition 2022 – Sweep Stuff Live

28 September, 2021
The annual Guild of Master Chimney Sweeps Trade Exhibition is the biggest gathering of sweeps and their suppliers in the UK. Careful attention to every detail have helped make the show a firm favourite in the calendar. It attracts...
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‘Van of the Year’ entries and winners 2021

‘Van of the Year’ entries and winners 2021

28 August, 2021
See the video below for entries and winners of our annual ‘Van of the Year’ competition. What an excellent standard and many thanks to all who entered.
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Surviving ‘Silly Season’ – 5 Top Tips

Surviving ‘Silly Season’ – 5 Top Tips

27 August, 2021
5 Top Tips For Surviving Silly Season! Whether it’s your first or your 51st, the September-December period brings with it many challenges for chimney sweeps. ‘Silly Season’ – as it’s affectionately termed – is when all the customers who...
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Winners and prizes – charity raffle 2021

Winners and prizes – charity raffle 2021

21 August, 2021
See the video below for all the winners and prize donators. The raffle was online this year and we raised £647.00, BUT, you just couldn’t make it up – in last years NVQ raffle Les Bowering won the place on...
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Members pass Special Resolution

Members pass Special Resolution

21 August, 2021
Guild members passed a special resolution to company articles at their AGM on 24th July 2021. The vote was passed with a majority of over 92%. The special resolution concerned the introduction of a set of Nomination, Voting and...
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Entries and winners – Van of the Year 2021

Entries and winners – Van of the Year 2021

29 July, 2021
Which is your favourite? Here are the entries and winners for the 2021 competition. Judging was by four previous winners. Well done to all that took the time to enter, the standard was excellent.
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Video presentation AGM 2021

Video presentation AGM 2021

28 July, 2021
If you missed this year’s AGM meeting, here’s the video recording.   Download written minutes below Minutes AGM 2021    
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Link and timetable for Online 2021

Link and timetable for Online 2021

24 July, 2021
Timetable for presentations and events Link to ALL seminars and events here. https://zoom.us/j/2135330534?pwd=bnZjTFloTmRGbFZldnVGMU5oY25pQT09 12.00.pm NVQ – Chimney Skills Training with Phil Cleaver 1.00pm Thatch Advice Centre – Thatch, Fire Safety and Chimney Issues with Karen Crouch 2.00pm Dust Control...
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Aberdeen Training Centre hosts first Guild course

Aberdeen Training Centre hosts first Guild course

21 July, 2021
Scotland director John Stone reports on an important new facility. In early March we got to try out the new training centre in Aberdeen with the first Masterful Sweeping course at the ATC. In case you were unaware, some...
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AGM 2020 minutes

AGM 2020 minutes

21 July, 2021
Guild of Master Chimney Sweeps AGM on 29th February 2020. Chesford Grange Hotel, Kenilworth, Warwickshire Start of meeting 3.41pm Minutes from last AGM accepted. The Guild Chairman Lawson Wight (LW) opened the meeting and welcomed members. LW said a...
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Latest digital Sweep Stuff magazine is now available. News, views, competitions, more.

Latest digital Sweep Stuff magazine is now available. News, views, competitions, more.

17 June, 2021
Link to the June 2021 edition:  Sweep Stuff June 2021 See the whole archive here: Sweep Stuff magazine – The Guild of Master Chimney Sweeps  
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Sweep Stuff magazine featured on popular TV panel show.

Sweep Stuff magazine featured on popular TV panel show.

11 May, 2021
                  Sweep Stuff magazine has just been featured as the ‘guest publication’ on BBC satirical panel show, Have I Got News For You. You can find the section about 39mins 20...
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Dew Point and  Acid Dew Point

Dew Point and Acid Dew Point

30 March, 2021
We are all aware of condensation when we wake up on an autumn morning and the lawn outside, the bedroom windows or van windscreen is covered in water droplets. We see the same thing when boiling a kettle near...
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Sweep Buddy

Sweep Buddy

02 February, 2021
This article was first published in ‘Sweep Stuff’ magazine – Dec 2020. Guild member David Sudworth, of Mr Soot Chimney Sweep, talks about how shadowing other sweeps is important for Continual Professional Development…  There’s an old saying that ‘once...
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Bees in chimneys

Bees in chimneys

01 February, 2021
Bees nesting in chimneys can be a problem and traditionally an insecticide would be used if they need to be removed.  But it’s possible to remove the whole nest and save the bees. Bee and chimney expert Keith Mitchell...
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CO Flyer – ‘Do you have a Carbon Monoxide alarm?’

CO Flyer – ‘Do you have a Carbon Monoxide alarm?’

31 January, 2021
                          We ask this question most working days. The replies vary – ‘don’t know’, ‘in the kitchen’, or even the occasional ‘it’s in the drawer!’ You may...
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The ‘State of the Guild’ 2021

The ‘State of the Guild’ 2021

25 January, 2021
The State of the Guild 2021 The Guild has delivered some notable achievements over the last 12 months. Much of  the work is innovative and unique, and the Guild do things for members and the wider sweeping industry that...
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December Sweep Stuff magazine

December Sweep Stuff magazine

19 December, 2020
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Delaminating cowl paint blocking chimneys!

Delaminating cowl paint blocking chimneys!

17 December, 2020
URGENT action required, have YOU seen this problem? There is a serious issue with delamination of the paint coating on the inside surface of some cowls and guards, including the sleeve which fits inside the end of the liner....
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Defra ‘Burn Better’ campaign

Defra ‘Burn Better’ campaign

25 November, 2020
The Guild are pleased to see the launch of Defra’s new consumer and trade information on better domestic burning: https://uk-air.defra.gov.uk/library/burnbetter/ The Guild has been working with Defra and others, helping to develop good consumer habits around domestic burning. Many...
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Tools to help your business – Alarming video – Carbon Monoxide awareness

Tools to help your business – Alarming video – Carbon Monoxide awareness

23 November, 2020
Play the video below on your own website or post it to you social media to inform more consumers with the CO alarm message. Video produced for the Federation of British Chimney Sweeps. The Federation is a group of...
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‘Canary in the Coalmine’ – Carbon Monoxide Awareness

‘Canary in the Coalmine’ – Carbon Monoxide Awareness

18 November, 2020
The Guild has been working with the Federation of British Chimney Sweeps to promote Carbon Monoxide issues. We are producing tools and resources to help our whole industry to promote the issue to their customers. Here is a useful...
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‘Essential’ window sticker

‘Essential’ window sticker

15 November, 2020
Government criteria make it clear that the work of chimney sweeps is ‘Essential’. They just haven’t got round to putting solid fuel workers on the list as yet. We thought this striking window sticker might help. Stick it in...
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Essential work – Help from the Federation

Essential work – Help from the Federation

13 November, 2020
The Federation of British Chimney Sweeps has been petitioning on behalf of professional Chimney Sweeps. The Guild have been pleased to assist the Federation in this matter. Release from the Federation – 2nd Nov 2020 Several weeks ago the...
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Foam blocks size

Foam blocks size

25 October, 2020
Foam sizes This whole foam set works as a system and can be used together to block larger openings or build walls across really large openings. Foam companies tend to charge per cut so you can save some money...
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Working Procedures – covid-19 guidance

Working Procedures – covid-19 guidance

11 October, 2020
                          Sweeps working procedures This guidance was issued to Guild members at the start of the crisis in March and again in early May as sweeps were...
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Sweep Stuff magazine – May 2020

Sweep Stuff magazine – May 2020

05 October, 2020
All the latest news from the sweeping world’s no. 1 magazine – Sweep Stuff May 2020
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First live video presentation – Digital booking and databases

First live video presentation – Digital booking and databases

01 May, 2020
The Guild of Master Chimney staged its first live video presentation yesterday. Around 50 members logged in to see presentations on digital booking and management systems by industry experts Thomas Wiggins and Martin Lewis. Guild chairman Lawson Wight hosted...
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Financial summary of developments

Financial summary of developments

30 March, 2020
Financial – summary of government developments. 29th March 2020 The Coronavirus pandemic has left many sweeps anxious about their financial security. The Government has put measures in place which aim to assist the self employed and smaller businesses. Obviously...
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Qualifications in chimney sweeping. Why bother.

Qualifications in chimney sweeping. Why bother.

11 March, 2020
Guild chairman Lawson Wight gives us some insight into the importance of qualifications. This article first appeared in the Oct 2019 Sweep Stuff magazine Qualification is a debate that has rumbled on within the sweeping industry for many years....
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New Guild director – Gavin Cater

New Guild director – Gavin Cater

08 March, 2020
Guild members have recently voted in a new company director. The board felt that it was necessary to maintain five directors after Sascha Meding announced he was stepping down. Chairman Lawson Wight said: “We achieved a new level of...
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Wet Wood & Coal: Government Fuels Briefing

Wet Wood & Coal: Government Fuels Briefing

25 February, 2020
You will have no doubt seen the headlines over the weekend regarding the Government’s announcement on fuels. This forms part of the Clean Air Plan and an announcement has been in the pipeline for a while. As an organisation,...
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Latest Sweep Stuff magazine – Feb 2020

Latest Sweep Stuff magazine – Feb 2020

15 February, 2020
The acclaimed Sweep Stuff magazine is printed and sent to members every 4 months. View / download the digital version here:    View magazine archive here.
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Guild AGM 2020 Agenda

Guild AGM 2020 Agenda

15 February, 2020
View / download Agenda here: AGM Agenda 2020
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Programme of Events and Exhibition Brochure

Programme of Events and Exhibition Brochure

12 February, 2020
Plan your days so you don’t miss out. See the Exhibition Brochure and timetable of events. Further seminar presentation details to follow. View Exhibition Brochure View / Download Programme of Events
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Something for Everyone at the Trade Show

Something for Everyone at the Trade Show

10 February, 2020
A round up of what to watch out for at the Guild Trade Exhibition. Get there early, it’s going to be busy. For more information visit: http://www.guildofmasterchimneysweeps.co.uk/exhibition-2020/
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Click & collect Burnright brochures at the Guild show

Click & collect Burnright brochures at the Guild show

10 February, 2020
Save over 20% on P&P. Order your BurnRight brochures and flyers for collection at the Guild Trade Exhibition.  ORDER HERE Guild chairman Lawson Wight said: “It’s remarkable how effective the brochures are at reducing unnecessary pollution from fires. They...
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Win a Fabulous Clock Stove

Win a Fabulous Clock Stove

07 February, 2020
How do you fancy going home from the Guild Exhibition with one of Clock’s fabulous 8kW stoves? Superb design and quality – “top of the range” and made in UK. Simply lovely. James Roy Archer from Clock said “We...
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Outstanding New Trade Website

Outstanding New Trade Website

25 January, 2020
The Guild of Master Chimney Sweeps has just launched a brand new Trade website. See the video tour below to get a flavour of the new features and functions. Guild chairman Lawson Wight said: “The old site was getting...
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You’re in safe hands with a Guild sweep

You’re in safe hands with a Guild sweep

15 March, 2019
  Chimney sweeping is more than just waggling a brush up a flue   WHAT do you think about your chimney sweep being a member of the Guild of Master Chimney Sweeps? Perhaps it means nothing to you. All...
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Does my fire harm the environment?

Does my fire harm the environment?

26 February, 2019
  EVERYONE loves a safe, snug, roaring fire and that’s a simple fact of life. Yet there’s always been an alleged conflict between a householder’s right to enjoy a wood fire stove or open fire – and the reported...
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Remember to PARTY on Burns Night!

Remember to PARTY on Burns Night!

22 January, 2019
  WE ALL love a good party and there’s no better excuse than Burns Night (Jan 25) to pop open the bubbly and dust off the best whisky. If you don’t fancy haggis or Caledonian chicken you could stock...
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Beware of cowboy tradesmen

Beware of cowboy tradesmen

12 January, 2019
  COWBOY tradesmen cause a lot of problems for householders when they turn up to do a job and don’t do it properly. These unprofessional workers don’t care about the welfare of the customer and their own focus is...
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Warning after logs stored indoors catch fire at two homes

Warning after logs stored indoors catch fire at two homes

14 December, 2018
                  HOUSEHOLDERS have been warned not to store wood near hearths after logs caught fire inside a house near Watlington. Oxfordshire Fire & Rescue Service sent fire engines to tackle the...
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10 reasons why you can trust a Guild sweep

10 reasons why you can trust a Guild sweep

11 December, 2018
  WHAT can a respected customer expect from a member of the Guild of Master Chimney Sweeps? Why should you employ the services of a Guild sweep? Most importantly, can you trust his or her professionalism? To reassure you,...
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New ‘Findachimneysweep’ website launched

New ‘Findachimneysweep’ website launched

06 December, 2018
    A BRAND new website for ‘Findachimneysweep’ has been launched to benefit the businesses of members of the Guild of Master Chimney Sweeps – findachimneysweep.co.uk The site has a new sweep search function making it easier for prospective...
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New Sweeping Certificates / Order certificates – Panda Press

New Sweeping Certificates / Order certificates – Panda Press

02 December, 2018
By popular demand we have a new sweeping certificate! We hope you like them – see sample below. Guild members  can now take advantage of the redesigned sweeping certificate. This is the certificate where all the details of each...
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‘Sweep for a Sweep’

‘Sweep for a Sweep’

15 October, 2018
Support for Chimney sweep Tony Spanton Tony has suffered a serious motorcycle accident on the first weekend of Sept 2018 and has life threatening injuries, right leg lost below the knee, left femur broken, broken neck, broken back, 2...
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Government fuel consultation and legislation

Government fuel consultation and legislation

06 October, 2018
THIS CONSULTATION IS NOW CLOSED.  BELOW ARE THE DETAILS OF THE GUILD’S OFFICIAL RESPONSE We have prepared a response for you to use in the government fuel consultation. We have prepared a letter to send to your MP. Download...
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New Master Sweeps & Members

New Master Sweeps & Members

02 September, 2018
The Guild are pleased to announce that the following members have achieved Guild Master Sweep status Martin Lewis –  1.4.U.2.Call. Suffolk David O’ Donnell –  Essex & Suffolk Sweep. Essex Rob Chisholm –  RC Chimney Sweep. Oxfordshire And a ...
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The 2019 Guild Trade Exhibition

The 2019 Guild Trade Exhibition

02 September, 2018
The Chesford Grange Hotel. Kenilworth. Warwick CV8 2LD Friday 1stand Sat 2ndMarch 2019. 9.30am to 4.30pm on Friday, 9.30am to 3pm on Saturday It’s already shaping up to be the biggest and best to date. The venue is outstanding,...
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Chimney Fire Safety Week

Chimney Fire Safety Week

02 September, 2018
  It’s chimney fire safety week. We’ve been promoting it for a while on the Guild social media platforms, sending hundreds of visitors straight to the findachimneysweep search page and hopefully on to book you. If you use Facebook...
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Combined CCTV survey / Integrity (smoke) testing course – 14th September, Specflue, Suffolk

Combined CCTV survey / Integrity (smoke) testing course – 14th September, Specflue, Suffolk

02 September, 2018
  This is your last chance this year to take this outstanding course. Delivered by expert trainer Mick Waumsley it covers all aspects of chimney surveying and testing from tools and equipment to insurance and responsibilities.  We have six...
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Burn Right Update

Burn Right Update

19 August, 2018
Burn Right Update: Campaign information on what to do and how to do it. The 4 main Trade organisations meet together for the first time. www.burnright.co.uk
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Chimney Sweep Data Protection

Chimney Sweep Data Protection

22 May, 2018
For most chimney sweeps the data they hold on a customer is very basic. This guide and the downloads below should cover most of your requirements. We have made every effort to ensure this is a comprehensive guide but...
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AGM Minutes 2018

AGM Minutes 2018

19 May, 2018
 AGM minutes 2018    
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Regional Meetings May ’18

Regional Meetings May ’18

23 April, 2018
14 Guild regional meetings in May Guild vice chairman Sascha Meding has worked with our Regional Officers and other members to put together a programme of meetings in May. Not everyone can get to the AGM and some of...
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Gala Dinner 2018

Gala Dinner 2018

01 April, 2018
Over 100 members and guests at the Gala Dinner 2018. Unfortunately around 20 guests couldn’t make it due to the snow but those that did had a great evening, meeting up with old friends and making new ones. The...
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BurnRight Information Guide

BurnRight Information Guide

26 March, 2018
Find out how everyone can benefit from this major national campaign. Download the guide:  BurnRight information and guidance v3 Then visit www.BurnRight.co.uk
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Trip to CPL smokeless fuel works

Trip to CPL smokeless fuel works

22 March, 2018
Guild members visit the CPL briquetting works at Immingham It was a bit damp and grey on Tuesday but these 12 Guild members had a great day out.     Wayne Herring said “- We had a fab day...
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Press Article Download

Press Article Download

14 March, 2018
Click here to download Press Article Document
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Wood as Fuel

Wood as Fuel

14 March, 2018
Click here to download Wood as Fuel PDF
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Act now! Have your say on solid fuel

Act now! Have your say on solid fuel

16 February, 2018
Guidance for chimney sweeps on the government’s “call for evidence” Major changes are taking place in the solid fuel industry. The Government is currently undertaking a ‘Call For Evidence’ on domestic burning. It’s important that, as a professional chimney...
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We all breathe the same air – Press Release

We all breathe the same air – Press Release

12 February, 2018
DOWNLOAD THE FILE: We all breathe the same air – PR
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Wood as Fuel

Wood as Fuel

12 February, 2018
DOWNLOAD THE FILE: Wood-as-Fuel downloads
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AGM 2017

AGM 2017

07 February, 2018
Held at:  The Oxford Belfry Hotel, Milton Common, Thame, OX9 2JW Date: Saturday 11th March 2017 Meeting opened at 3.40pm Meeting closed at 6.00pm   Board members: Chairman: Daniel Hodgson (DH) Vice Chairman: Sascha Meding (SM) Public Relations: Lawson...
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Guild Facebook – making the most

Guild Facebook – making the most

26 January, 2018
Do you use Facebook? Help us help you. If so here are some things you can do which will benefit us all. The Guild has two pages to mirror our two websites – one consumer and one for members...
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Sweep costs and Income”

Sweep costs and Income”

26 January, 2018
CLICK HEREt o download Sweep costs and income
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We all breathe the same air

We all breathe the same air

19 December, 2017
  BurnRight wood burning and air pollution consumer awareness campaign. All consumer and trade information is now hosted at: www.BurnRight.co.uk Poor air quality is an issue for everyone – we all breathe the same air. The issue of air...
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COSHH – Smoke Pellets

COSHH – Smoke Pellets

03 July, 2017
Download COSHH – Smoke Pellets
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COSHH – Soot

COSHH – Soot

03 July, 2017
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Stickman logo

Stickman logo

03 July, 2017
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Customer complaints procedure

Customer complaints procedure

03 July, 2017
Suggested complaints procedure for Guild members. All good businesses have a procedure for customer complaints. You should not necessarily place the whole procedure on your websites etc. You simply need to indicate that you have a complaints procedure, indicate...
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Code of conduct

Code of conduct

03 July, 2017
This document identifies the Guild’s code of conduct which all members must adhere to. Download Code of Conduct
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Risk Assessment

Risk Assessment

03 July, 2017
Please find attached the sample risk assessment form which should be completed when carrying out chimney cleaning services. This is not a comprehensive list so it is your responsibility to add to it! Download Risk Assessment Form Guild
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Method Statement – Guild Sample

Method Statement – Guild Sample

03 July, 2017
This documnet is a sample of a method statement for sweeping chimneys. Companies may ask for a method statement and this is an example of the information that should be included. Click here to download Method Statment-Guild sample
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25th May ’17 – Update and instructions

25th May ’17 – Update and instructions

29 June, 2017
If you have a website and want to maintain the link from your profile page of the sweep search then please read carefully. Maintaining this link will significantly improve your customer enquiries. It will also elevate the ranking of...
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Look after those knees!

Look after those knees!

01 June, 2017
I have now been involved in the Chimney industry for some thirteen years, a family business established in 1982 run by my father in law up until 7 years ago when he retired. Fortunately I was in a good...
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Guild Certified chimney sweep training

Guild Certified chimney sweep training

01 June, 2017
We are asked on a daily basis; what make a guild sweep any different to any other? There are three answers to this question Consistent high standards Very high levels of training Ongoing access to Industry Knowledge It is the...
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