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 – 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

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