13 May 2020

Do Birds Nest Down Chimneys?‍ Early spring is the time of year when birds begin nesting, during this time we receive numerous enquires regarding the removal of a potential bird nest from a chimney. ‍ Under the Wildlife and Country Act, it is an offence to destroy or remove a nest during the nesting season which lasts from […]

07 May 2020
stuck child sweep

The Industrial Revolution, marked by technological advancements and increased urbanisation, brought about a reliance on coal as the primary fuel for domestic heating. In bustling, overcrowded cities, the resulting foggy smoke from chimney fires became a ubiquitous sight. Amidst this era emerged the indispensable figure of the chimney sweep, tasked with averting potentially catastrophic home […]