ABEurope are looking for a Wensleydale Ram for a US Client for semen collection for export; they will be required to undergo a period of 4 months quarantine which can

The 2018 list of WLSBA Events, shows that hold Wensleydale Classes and those shows that host the WLSBA rosette for the highest place Wensleydale in rare breed/aob sections has now

Entries are now open for the Wensleydale classes at the Suffolk Show. The Wensleydale judge is Mr J McHardy, Cupar, Fife. The full schedule can be found here Entries shut

Final call for entries to the 2018 Wensleydale Photographic competition – entries should be submitted by the 1st March. Free entry with prize money of £25 to the winner, rosettes

The Otley Show Schedule – held on Saturday 19th May and hosting the first Wensleydale Breed Classes for 2018 is now online. It can be found here

The 2017 Flock Book has now gone to the Printers and should be with members in the next month. The online version has been uploaded in the members area.

Agnes Winter writes “I volunteer at Fairfax House, a Georgian townhouse in York. Today I was helping in the library where there was a pile of mid-19th century newspapers. My

We are running our Wensleydale photographic competition for a second year after the success of 2017. Entries shut 1st March. £25 to the winner and rosettes to 6th. The entries

The RBST is appealing to its supporters to write to their local MP and help highlight the importance of the UK’s heritage breeds (such as the Wensleydale Longwool) ahead of

A reminder that Flock Book adverts need to be with the secretary by the 15th January for printing in the 2017 Flock Book. The costs are £100 full page £50

Don’t forget the Association has WLSBA Ties & China Mug in stock should you want any last minute Christmas gifts? Just contact Anna – secretary@wlsba.co.uk or 07949989976 to order or

The Wensleydale Longwool Sheep Breeders’ Association were delighted to invite The Honourable Susan Cunliffe-Lister to become the Associations’ Honorary President and were even more delighted when Mrs Cunliffe-Lister accepted the

The Autumn/Winter newsletter has been emailed to all members and posted to those who don’t have an email on the database. Please let the secretary know if you haven’t received

Brilliant news from Sandra Brown of “The Dean” flock with her Black Wensleydale Fleece finishing Reserve Champion in the Golden Fleece final run by British Wool. The Golden Fleece is

Congratulations to Sandra Brown and The Dean Flock from Kent who has taken the Overall English prize with her Black Wensleydale Fleece. Having previously taken Overall Champion Fleece at Kent

The Wensleydales were well represented at Countryside Live on the 21/22nd October. Mr S Moore taking the Native Longwool Pairs Championship with his pair of Wensleydale lambs whilst in the