Mission Statement

  • To encourage, support and advance the craft of thatching and allied crafts
  • To promote an understanding of Thatch and Thatching
  • To encourage and uphold a high standard of craftsmanship and business integrity
  • To negotiate with official bodies on behalf of member thatchers
  • To protect thatched properties through risk management and sharing of information
  • To investigate and promote the development of new sources of thatching materials
  • To act as unbiased intermediary in a dispute between members and their clients
  • To be the resource of first choice for our members, their customers, conservation officers, the media and for all who care about thatch as part of our National heritage
National Society of Master Thatchers
National Society of Master Thatchers