Some useful and interesting links:

Alan Ritchie
Alan Ritchie's website about his Timber Frame Buildings with photos and details on some of his previous commissions

Recommended tool sellers

www.classichandtools.co.uk
Sellers of handtools and books, based in Suffolk and can even source old tools for you too
www.woodsmithstore.co.uk
Green woodworking tools and green woodworking accessories for traditional woodland craft
www.pennyfarthingtools.co.uk
Ancient and modern hand and machine tools bought and sold from their shop in Salisbury
www.thetoolbox.org.uk
Good quality used hand & light machine tools for a wide variety of crafts at sensible prices, based in Devon
www.leesidetools.co.uk
Small friendly family run business specialising in the sale of second-hand and new tools, based in W.Sussex
www.lethenty-mill.com
Based in Aberdeenshire, Lethenty Mill sell quality scottish wood furniture, self-build kits and hand tools

Recommended resources and courses

www.lowimpact.org
Non-profit organisation whose mission is to help people reduce their impact on the environment, improve their quality of life, gain new skills, live in a healthier and more satisfying way, have fun and save money
www.permaculture.org.uk
Permaculture is about creating sustainable human habitats by following nature's patterns. An ecological design system that inspires and empowers us to create our own solutions to local and global problems, it provides ways to design and create healthy productive places to work, rest and play.