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Welsh shearer sets a new British shearing record Welsh shearer sets a new British shearing record 16 July 2024 Meirion Evans, an experienced Welsh shearer was successful in his record-breaking attempt on Saturday shearing 791 sheep across nine hours. Meirion, 25, from Machynlleth, North Wales has been busy preparing for this challenge for months and over the weekend, all his hard work and commitment paid off with Meirion setting a new 9 Hour British Ewe record shearing 791 ewes. Read
Meet our Depot Service Managers (part 2) Meet our Depot Service Managers (part 2) 3 July 2024 The Depot Member Services Manager (DMSM) is a key role within the depot structure. The DMSM’s are responsible for maintaining a good standard of member engagement and ensuring a high level of service to members at the depots. Read
British Wool Invests in NexGen Tree Shelters to Propel Wool-Based Tree Guards British Wool Invests in NexGen Tree Shelters to Propel Wool-Based Tree Guards 26 June 2024 British Wool has announced a strategic investment in NexGen Tree Shelters Ltd., a pioneering company specialising in bio and environmentally degradable tree shelters, hedging and vole guards made from British wool. The investment will enable NexGen to commence full production of its eco-friendly tree shelters, which have undergone extensive development and testing since winning the Innovation in Wool award in 2020. Read
Welsh shearer has British record in his sights Welsh shearer has British record in his sights 26 June 2024 An experienced Welsh shearer will be making a record-breaking attempt to shear sheep across nine hours later this month. Meirion Evans from Machynlleth, North Wales has been busy shearing in recent weeks and has spent months preparing himself both mentally and physically for his 9 Hour British Ewe record attempt in Machynlleth on 13th July. Read
Improving Wool Delivery Service At Over 100 Drop-Off Sites Improving Wool Delivery Service At Over 100 Drop-Off Sites 4 June 2024 Providing a high level of service to our members which is convenient and reliable is a key focus for British Wool. With over 100 drop-off sites across the UK including grading depots, intermediate depots and on-farm drop-off sites, British Wool regularly reviews the network of sites to ensure the service to members remains high with sites located in the most convenient locations. Read
Meet our Depot Member Services Managers (part 1) Meet our Depot Member Services Managers (part 1) 4 June 2024 The Depot Member Services Manager (DMSM) plays a key role within the depot structure. The DMSM’s are responsible for maintaining a good standard of member engagement and ensuring a high level of service to members at the depots. Read