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Romney Marsh Wools: lambing - our favourite time of the year Romney Marsh Wools: lambing - our favourite time of the year 1 April 2020 Spring has sprung at Romney Marsh Wools, and lambing season is well underway. We caught up with Kristina Boulden, who runs the company in partnership with her husband Paul, to find out more. Read
Shearing Register - Working Together Shearing Register - Working Together 31 March 2020 British Wool is working together with industry organisations to fill a potential shortage of shearers and to assist contractors in putting together UK teams to ensure the flock gets shorn to prevent any unnecessary animal welfare problems. Read
Woolly activities for your little lambs Woolly activities for your little lambs 24 March 2020 It's a challenging time at the moment, and we're all adapting to new ways of doing things. Here at British Wool, we know the story of wool is an incredible one, we also know another thing… kids love sheep! Our learning resource platform has all kinds of fun, yet educational sheep activities to keep kids occupied. Read
COVID-19 – Message from our CEO Joe Farren COVID-19 – Message from our CEO Joe Farren 23 March 2020 Joe Farren, CEO explains more about the approach British Wool is taking to protect our employees, their families and our wider community, and also how we will maintain the highest levels of service over the next few months. Read
International Women’s Day: Frankie on fashion International Women’s Day: Frankie on fashion 13 March 2020 Frankie Davies is the founder of Charl Knitwear, using natural fibres, including 100% British wool, to create beautiful pieces of clothing and accessories designed to last a lifetime. Frankie has many years’ experience working for high-end brands such as Burberry and Benetton and started Charl with slow fashion in mind. Read
International Women’s Day: Susie talks sheep and shearing International Women’s Day: Susie talks sheep and shearing 12 March 2020 Susie Parish is a British Wool shearing instructor and producer, based at Well Manor Farm, Hampshire. Susie runs a flock of 550 fine wool sheep, including Stein Fine Wools, a breed Susie specifically developed to produce a very fine and super soft fibre for use in knitting yarn. Read