Herdwick Wool

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Not so long ago sheep farmers were burning fleeces because the price was so low. Now there’s a revival, writes Mike Glover.

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Thursday, March 5, 2015

Parbold-born Ian Lawson has covered windswept fells and rugged mountains to record the lives of Lakeland’s iconic sheep and their farmers

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Thursday, August 21, 2014

Lakeland farmer James Rebanks now has a vehicle to help on his Herdwick farm

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Friday, January 10, 2014

The Prince’s Countryside Fund has provided £50,000 to help struggling Herdwick farmers. Sue Riley went to Coniston to meet one

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Wednesday, January 9, 2013

A couple from Bolton and a very special breed of sheep are helping to promote the Lake District around the world. Emma Mayoh reports

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Thursday, April 7, 2011

Adam Atkinson is designing his own range of man-bags made from wool collected from Herdwick sheep. Emma Mayoh reports PHOTOGRAPHY BY JOHN COCKS

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