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Boom in websites supporting local UK shops amid Covid lockdowns- The Guardian

Guardian writer Alexandra Topping explores the different actions independent businesses are taking to survive the pandemic. Wood & Wire Jim Leach is quoted discussing the newly launched Totally locally Heben Bridge site. “The site has made a big difference,” says … Continue reading

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Kitchen Island Inspiration – These Three Rooms

The Wood & Wire team are delighted to be featured in ‘These Three Rooms’ latest kitchen island inspiration article ‘Kitchen island inspo: Stunning ideas you need to see’. Kitchen islands regularly feature at the top of everyone’s wish list so … Continue reading

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Mid-Century Modern Home – 1970’s Renovation – The Yorkshire Post

Sharon Dale of ‘The Yorkshire Post’ takes a sneak peek inside the mid-century modern home renovation of Wood & Wire Co-founder, Jim Leach. In this feature, Jim and his partner Lee share their story of updating their tiered 1970’s self … Continue reading

Pink Kitchen Accessories

16 Rose Tinted ideas for a cool pink kitchen – Houzz

Gone off grey and weary of white in your kitchen? If you prefer a soft shade with a touch of warmth, pink could be perfect. This rosy hue is becoming more popular with homeowners. In fact, the phrase ‘pink kitchens’ … Continue reading

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Innovative home storage ideas – Houzz

Georgia Madden (senior writer for Houzz) says “There’s something supremely satisfying about good storage – not only does it contribute to the smooth running of your home, it also gives you the sense (even if it’s only for a moment) … Continue reading

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Wood & Wire – Hebdenbridge.Org

Hebdenbridge.org talk about the new Wood & Wire showroom on Market Street, Hebden Bridge.   Article no longer available online. Sorry!

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Talking Chairs @ Chester Zoo – Medite Smartply

Medite Smartply interviews artist Jane Revitt about her Wood & Wire custom-made interactive talking chairs for Chester Zoo. The bespoke plywood chairs have a sound system installed which are activated when the user presses a button. This fun installation teaches … Continue reading

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Jim Leach – Meet The Maker – Living North

Living North interviews Wood & Wire co-founder and director Jim leach in this throwback magazine article from 2015. Jim shares how he got into furniture design, his style and inspiration and his hopes and aspirations for the future. Read the … Continue reading