North Dorset Makers – Crafting Willow Coffins In Stour Row

In the latest episode of our ‘Meet North Dorset Makers’ series, Nick Crump visits the ‘Cradle to Grave’ willow workshop in Stour Row.

Willow coffin maker Cath Pratley tells Nick she ‘had to get quick’ with her weaving to make money.

Cath Pratley

Cath guides Nick through the traditional techniques she follows. Listen at 20:43.