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

Advertising Rates 2017/2018 The WLSBA welcomes adverts from appropriate businesses, suppliers and flock owners. The rates are as below; 2017 Flock Book (printed early 2018) Whole Page – £100 Half

RYEDALE SHOW 2017 – results (Tuesday 25th July 2017). The clash between the Great Yorkshire show & North Yorkshire show champions came to a head with Ernie Sherwin’s Shearling ram

On the Friday evening at the Skipton Show and Sale (1st September) we have booked a Wensleydale meal at Keelham Kitchen, part of Keelham Farm Shop. The Show begins at

Lovely to hear of Fleece success from Kent County with Sandra Browns’ Black Wensleydale Fleece taking Overall Champion and making it’s way through to the Golden Fleece Final! Good luck

It wasn’t the best of weather that saw the judging of the Wensleydale Longwool Classes at the Great Yorkshire Show in Tuesday 12th July 2017 but with full classes overseen

*New* Stock for sale advert added to Market place..(06/07/2017) See HERE