During this year’s Wool Week, a couple from Derbyshire are making a stand for British farmers and British wool by taking their ‘The Woolly Roadshow’ on a tour of Great

One of the final shows of the season and the final one holding Wensleydale Breed classes, judge Sir Gary Verity found his Overall champion (and female champion) in Mrs Julie

A damp day at Nidderdale saw a good show of Wensleydales on Monday 25th September 2017 with 6 different breeders entered giving judge Mr John Prescott a good selection of

We were saddened to recently learn of the passing of Mr Joseph Edmund Parkinson on September 10th 2017. One of our oldest and most long-standing members breeding the Castle Mill

Please do keep an eye out for some snippets of the Wensleydale Classes from the 2017 Great Yorkshire Show on tonight’s episode of “The Yorkshire Vet at The Great Yorkshire

A reminder that now the season is coming to a close we need your show results from ANY OTHER BREED classes from the 2017 season so we can begin to

We love these photos from today’s event held by Stratford Upon Avon Spinning Guild as part of a the Spinning Open day with an emphasis on Wensleydales. A gorgeous array

Congratulations to the Stacey Family with their 3-shear Ram who recently took the Overall Interbreed Championship at Dorset County Show following taking the championship in the Rare & Minority Breed

The 15th Annual Traditional & Rare Breeds Show and Sale was held at Melton Mowbray Auction Mart on the 7th and 8th September. 24 Wensleydales were entered in their own

WENSLEYDALE The 126th Show & Sale held on behalf of the Wensleydale Longwool Sheep Breeders Association saw Andrew Fisher lift the championship at the Friday evening show with the male champion,

The Association is saddened to learn of the death of our member Mrs Yvonne Mudd (Thistle Flock) on the 21st August 2017. Her Funeral service is to be held at

A fine setting for the 2017 Wensleydale show just outside of Leyburn, surrounded by the purple heather of the moors, several good classes of Wensleydales were overseen by Mr A

Copies of the catalogue General Information and sections for each breed including the Wensleydale are now available to download from www.grassroots.co.uk/melton.html If you are using ‘Google Chrome’ as your internet browser or

Ripley Show saw a grand show of Wensleydales this year in the beautiful lake-side setting; sheep entries were very strong in nearly all sections and the Wensleydales didn’t disappoint with

Lovely to see yet more great Wensleydale pieces in the press. Last month’s edition of “Smallholding” held a wonderful article by Helen Babbs on Wensleydales talking to Jayne Dryden of

The Catalogue for the 126th WLSBA Show & Sale at Skipton CCM on Friday 1st (6pm Show) and Saturday 2nd (10am Sale) can be found below…. RARE BREEDS CATALOGUE 2017