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.

The organisers of Sherbourne Country Fair & Rare Breed on Bank Holiday Monday 29th May have released the schedule for the show today. With Longwool and Wool on the Hoof/Fleece

Wensleydale entries for the 2017 GYS are now open. The full schedule can be found here Entries close May 11th 2017.

Our lovely WLSBA Assocation rosettes have arrived this week ready to be awarded to the Highest Placed Wensleydale at shows around the country. Please check out the Events page HERE

The Annual General Meeting of the Association will be held at the Tempest Arms, Elslack, near Skipton on Saturday 22nd April 2017 at 2pm. An agenda will be sent to

The entry deadline for the WLSBA Photography competitionhas been extended until the 28th February. Entries can be posted to the secretary or email to in the highest resolution possible!

New for 2017 – WLSBA Ties in Navy, Brown, Bottle Green and Red   £15.00 each. For ordering details see the Market place.  

Judging of Wensleydale classes at the 2016 Great Yorkshire Show took place at Harrogate on Tuesday 12 July. Judge was Mr Roger Field of Ferrensby, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire shadowed by trainee