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VIP guests announced for Woolfest

VIP guests announced for Woolfest

This year's event will include Herdwick puppets from the Theatre by the Lake, three Cumbrian hill sheep breeds with Alison O'Neill of Shepherdess and felted pictures by North Cumbria's Brownie Guides.

Monday 6th of June 2016 - View

Woolfest 2016 taking shape - tweed, animal magic and quirky characters

In its 12th year, Woolfest continues to attract rare breed animals as well as local hill breeds and there is a tweed theme emerging as well.

Tuesday 22nd of March 2016 - View

New exhibition area takes shape for Woolfest

New exhibition area takes shape for Woolfest

A new Exhibition area at this year's Woolfest will feature several unusual wool exhibits.

Sunday 31st of May 2015 - View

Wow to Woolfest - and a birthday message

Wow to Woolfest - and a birthday message

Reactions to this year's Woolfest can be summarised as "Wow" with all the variety visitors have come to expect but also a more relaxed atmosphere, fewer queues and time to catch up with other wool enthusiasts.

Wednesday 16th of July 2014 - View

Latest news on workshops, auction and Herdwick connections

Latest news on workshops, auction and Herdwick connections

The organisers of Woolfest has issued an update e-newsletter today full of information and links about the tenth Woolfest, 27 and 28 June 2014.

Monday 12th of May 2014 - View

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