Celebrating the best <br>of British Wool <br> in Cumbria | Thermafleece

Celebrating the best
of British Wool
in Cumbria

24th May 2017

Established in 2005, Woolfest was the Brainchild of the late Carolyn Rawlinson who had ‘dreamt for years of creating a really big show celebrating wool, spinning, dyeing, knitting and all things associated with this wonderful part of the textile world.’

The weekend is all about creativity and design and offers a full programme of events and demonstrations from Spinning and felt making to printing and weaving

There will also be a sale of raw fleeces to be held in the main ring, together with shearing demonstrations and talks on rare breeds.

Woolfest - A treasure trove of natural fibres - is to be held at Mitchells Lakeland Livestock Centre,  Cockermouth, Cumbria  CA13 0QQ. Firday 23rd June 10am - 6pm and Saturday 24th June 10am – 5pm.

Woolfest won the Cumbria Tourism Event of the Year in 2012.

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