Accessibility Links: Skip to main navigation. Skip to main content. Skip to sidebar features. Skip to legal information. Back to homepage.

Blog

Wool Flooring Award Winners illustrate innovation, quality and creativity

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.  The Campaign for Wool established the Awards in 2016

Weaving The Future Exhibition at Salts Mill

Weaving the Future is an exhibition of film, photography and artefacts that explores how Britain’s textile industry is being reinvented for the 21st century. Wool and cotton fuelled the world’s first industrial revolution. Now a vast array of fibres are

WOOL WEEK – Make A Difference Choose Wool

Wool Week – 7 to 20 October Plans are now taking shape for the annual Wool Week experiences, and as always, we are looking to involve the whole wool industry in events and activities, these include; key industry experts, retailers,

Gone Surfing!

The Campaign brought wool in all its finery and versatility to an unexpected beach venue in Porthtowan, Cornwall to highlight innovation and unexpected wool products. Hosting a summer event jarred a little with the expectations of what wool can be,

The Wool Beach Lodge

This Summer, The Campaign for Wool will create a Wool Beach Lodge on Porthtowan Beach in Cornwall from 4th – 13th July. The interactive pop up will be home to an exciting programme of events and activities showcasing the versatility of

Choose the World – Choose Wool

Wool has inherent natural properties that benefit the planet in so many ways. The planet is choking from waste plastic and man-made fibres that are being discarded in its oceans and the land every single day. In terms of consumer

Woven in Time – film launch

‘Woven in Time’ follows the history of Australian Merino wool production in Yorkshire. Written and presented by R. Peter Ackroyd. Wool production in the UK survived war, revolution, and social upheaval, and was almost lost to the introduction and escalation of man-made

Wool Week Highlights

Marking its ninth year, and taking the wool message far and wide this year, there was a program of Wool Week activities and events held in Shetland to West Wales, and from London to Yorkshire, wrapping up this year’s event