We have been working with a company to bring you official WLSBA Clothing. You can now order directly from here; http://www.gggear.co.uk/wlsba-212-c.asp There is a reasonably large selection of different clothing
On Sunday 7th May, around 30 members met near Darlington, Co Durham for a North-east workshop organised by Helen Collinge and Anna Pennell. The talks and demostrations were kickstarted by Mark
The WLSBA are looking to create a Permanent Exhibition box. This will be stored with the secretary and available for use by regional representatives and as appropriate on Wensleydale stands.
Don’t forget the North-east Workshop held next Sunday (7th May) at Todd Fall Farm, Darlington (DL2 2XG). Covering topics such as handclipping/preparation of sheep for the show ring, conformation of
Sets of Flock Books….the Association has several sets of brand new Flock Books from 1993-2015 (excluding 1997) we would like to rehome! They are a great historical document and very
With over 70 photographs entered in the WLSBA Photoshow, it was a tricky decision for the judges to narrow it down to the final 6 so in the end a
A very enjoyable lunch and AGM meeting was held at the Tempest Arms, Skipton yesterday (Saturday 22nd April) for the Association. Full report to follow shortly. Congratulations to all trophy and
The Champion Wensleydale at the Royal Show 1951 held at Cambridge. Bred and exhibited by TB Earle of Scorton, Richmond. (Photo from M.Elliott) At next
The 2017-2018 RBST Watchlist has been published this week; the Wensleydales have remained class 4 (at Risk). The full details can be found here
Royal Three Counties show are holding a one-day Rare Breeds & Minority Breeds show as part of their 2017 schedule. Allowing competitiors to come just for the final day, there
A very enjoyable day was had by members in Gloucestershire on Saturday 8th April 2017. Many thanks to Ann Griffiths and her family for hosting everyone so kindly and providing
The 2016 flock book can now be found in the members section of the as well as the recent Spring newsletter. All members should have received their copies of the
All members have had the Spring newsletter/AGM notice emailed or posted if we don’t have a current email address for you. If any member who recieves them by post would
In todays (24/03/2017) edition of Farmers’ Guardian, the Wensleydale Longwool Sheep is featured as one of the Best Breeds for Smallholders, something our members have long known! Please do take
Kindly hosted by Ann Griffiths at Willow Dene, Southend, Wotton Under Edge, Gloucestershire GL12 7PB “Starting at 11am, this is opportunity to meet with the WLSBA President Mr J Thompson
Please find details of the Pair of Hogg/yearling ewe show and sale which will be held at NSA Welsh Sheep on Tuesday 16thMay 2017 at Llwynbedw, Talybont on Usk, Brecon.