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How wool keep us warm How wool keep us warm 6 November 2019 British weather is anything but predictable. Our climate is incredibly varied - sometimes we’ll have warm sunny days in February, and sometimes freezing rain in the middle of summer! Whatever the weather, you’ll always see British sheep happily grazing in the countryside. With a host of natural insulating properties, their fleeces are designed to keep them warm in winter, and cool in summer, but how exactly does this work? Read Blog
10 interesting facts about pumpkins 10 interesting facts about pumpkins 31 October 2019 Here’s 10 interesting facts about pumpkins this Halloween – including some advice on recycling them after the main event! Read Press Release
We're recruiting - Welsh Regional Co-ordinator We're recruiting - Welsh Regional Co-ordinator 18 October 2019 We're looking to recruit a Regional Co-ordinator who will be based at our Regional Newtown office, reporting to the Producer Marketing Manager who works remotely from the Regional Office. Read Blog
British Wool: supporting British farmers British Wool: supporting British farmers 15 October 2019 British Wool is a farming co-operative, owned by the sheep farmers registered with us. As a business, our main objective is to maximise the value of our producer’s wool. Graham Clark, Director of Marketing, explains how we do this. Read Press Release
Notice of Annual General Meeting Notice of Annual General Meeting 11 October 2019 Notice is hereby given that the sixty-ninth annual general meeting of producers registered under the British Wool Marketing Scheme 1950 will be held at Crown Plaza, Wellington Street, Leeds, LS1 4DL at 1.00pm on Wednesday 13th November 2019. Read Press Release
Glencroft launches Three Peaks scarf in aid of Yorkshire Dales charity Glencroft launches Three Peaks scarf in aid of Yorkshire Dales charity 9 October 2019 British Wool licensee Glencroft Countrywear has launched a limited edition Three Peaks lambswool scarf in aid of the Yorkshire Dales National Park Three Peaks Project. Read Press Release
British Wool launch bedding range with Chinese partner British Wool launch bedding range with Chinese partner 8 October 2019 British Wool has recently launched a new wool bedding range at a prestigious event in central Shanghai with Lovo, one of the largest manufacturers and retailers of bedding in China. Read Press Release
New Members, from throughout the UK, sought for British Wool Regional Committees New Members, from throughout the UK, sought for British Wool Regional Committees 7 October 2019 Sheep farmers who value the role of producer-run organizations are invited to consider serving as a British Wool County Representative on one of the nine regional committees in the UK. Read Press Release
The Campaign for Wool Carpet & Rug Awards 2019 The Campaign for Wool Carpet & Rug Awards 2019 17 September 2019 The wool flooring industry gathered this week to receive recognition at the fourth Campaign for Wool Carpet and Rug Awards, held as part of The Flooring Show in Harrogate, North Yorkshire. Read Press Release
The Bed Show The Bed Show 16 September 2019 to 17 September 2019 The Bed Show is organised by the National Bed Federation (NBF). Taking place from 17-18 September 2019, at the Telford International Centre, it offers its unique mix of both British and Irish bed manufacturers and component suppliers, and remains the place to be for buyers and commercial specifiers who return year-after-year looking for the latest products and developments in the UK bed market. Read Events