Cathedral Turf, Turf Delivered in County Durham
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Suppliers of Topsoil, Bark Mulch and Play Chips

Cathedral Turf are now suppliers of dry Topsoil, Bark Mulch and Play Chippings. All three products are available throughout the year and are delivered throughout the North East using Mechanical offloading.


This perfectly blended value topsoil is a multi-purpose topsoil, created using a blend of recycled natural topsoil and recycled green waste compost material produced to BSI PAS100. It is ideal for creating the perfect level for your new lawn and all year round planting. It is high in organic matter and consistently fertile, to help support and maintain healthy plant growth


  • Topsoil tested to BS3882:2007
  • Screened to 20mm
  • Peat-free
  • pH typically 7.5
  • Approximate coverage 24 square meters at 25mm depth per bag
Bark Mulch

Bark Mulch

This excellent Value for money Bark Mulch is ideal for general purpose landscaping, providing ground cover to help protect against winter frosts. It can be used as a weed suppression making your garden easier to maintain. It also holds in soil moisture to stop your plants from drying out as quickly. It can enhance the appearance of any landscaping scheme.


  • Forest stewardship Council Certified
  • Safe and Sustainable
  • Particle size 5-50mm
  • Conifer bark, predominantly Spruce
  • pH typically 4.5-6.5
  • Weight/volume ratio is normally in the range of 200-350kg
  • Mid/light brown in colour with a slight but pleasant odour
  • Durable, long lasting and free from pathogens, pests and weed seeds
  • Approximate coverage 24square meters at 25mm depth per bag
Play Chips

Play Chips

Playchips is ideal for creating a safer impact absorbing surface for children's play areas. It provides good drainage in wet weather for all year round play. It is very easy to install and maintain.


  • Forest Stewardship Council Certified
  • 100% British Hardwood from sustainable sources
  • Screened and processed to remove 98% of fines and material below 5mm
  • Conforms to BS EN 1176 by using the testing process BS EN 1177 For intended use as an impact absorbing playground safety surface at a depth of 15mm and 300mm
  • Free draining and provides a clean play surface with a light brown colour
  • Recommended coverage depth of no less than 150mm
  • pH typically 4.5 - 5.5
  • Hardwood Play chippings deter use by cats and dogs