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Buy British campaign launched by National Farmers Union

The National Farmers Union will tomorrow launch a campaign in 10 National newspapers to encourage the public to buy British food produce In…

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UKFT UK Fashion Textile Awards
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UKFT launches award for businesses manufacturing in the UK

Entries are invited from designers and manufacturers that make their products exclusively in Britain The UK Fashion & Textile Assosciation (UKFT), a trade…

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The Bradshaws, A Truly British Family. Month Two

How are the Bradshaw family getting on in the year in which they resolve to only buy British-made goods from British-owned companies? Last…

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Top fashion editor declares Make it British an 'influential blog'

Melanie Rickey, fashion editor at large, shows support for Make it British Melanie Rickey, a well-respected fashion editor and journalist, has been quoted…

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Make it British on BBC Breakfast
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Make it British champions British manufacturing on BBC Breakfast

I was delighted to be invited to the BBC Breakfast studios this morning to discuss British manufacturing. If you missed the show you…

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The Bradshaws, a Truly British Family Month One

Is it possible for a modern family to live an entirely British life? In the first of a series of guest articles that…

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The Best of Make it British 2012

We take a look back at our most popular articles of the past 12 months The last year has been a very eventful…

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St Leonards sample sale this weekend

St Leonards British Accessories will be holding a sample sale at their Seaside HQ on the 9th December One of our favourite British…

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Wired Pop Up Shop celebrates the New Industrial revolution

Today saw the opening of the Wired Pop Up Store in Central London, which celebrates how new technologies are reinventing manufacturing. Amongst the robots…

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Up to 30% Off the Second Floor Collective

Brands get together to promote their British made products for the festive season The Second Floor Collective is a group of British brands…

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Brighton Christmas Fair
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Event: Christmas sample sale by British brands in Brighton

Exclusive shopping day in Brighton on December 2nd is your opportunity to snap up some fabulous British made gifts Earlier this week we…

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HP Sauce - no longer very British
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The HP Sauce backlash: "I'm not buying it anymore if it's not made in Britain"

Fans of HP Sauce are up in arms to discover that the production of their favourite Full English accompaniment is no longer made…

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Fashion bosses put pressure on government to support British manufacturing

Former M&S boss wants to see investment in British factories in order to create new jobs and boost the economy Top fashion executives, including…

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Sir Philip Green UK manufacturing

Sir Philip Green in UK manufacturing push

Top Shop owner Sir Philip Greene tells press that he is committed to manufacturing 20% more clothing in the UK This week Sir…

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Best of Britannia in pictures – final instalment

Here is our final round up of British brands that were exhibiting at Best of Britannia Amongst the brands at Best of Britannia…

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Mulberry launch Brilliant Britain website

Mulberry’s Brilliant Britain website aims to be ‘a guide to a truly great nation’. Yesterday British brand Mulberry were at Harrods to launch…

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Eric Musgrave & Kirstie McDougall
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Best of Britannia photos take two

More snapshots from the fabulous Best of Britannia show which took place last weekend in Clerkenwell Following on from our article on Tuesday which…

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British bikes being made at the Pashley factory

British bikes: Manufacturing output doubles

Figures reveal that twice as many bicycles were made in Britain in 2011 as the previous year Following our article about British bikes…

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Best of Britannia: show in pictures

The Best of Britannia show had it all – bags, bikes, tents, knives, dogs and even a famous fox This weekend saw the…

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John Lewis promotes products made in the UK

High Street giant is first to have dedicated Made in the UK category on its website John Lewis has added a section to…

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UKFT Made in Britain exhibition

UKFT presents Made in Britain installation

The UK Fashion & Textile Association has this week unveiled an exhibition of products manufactured in Britain at the Department for Business Innovation…

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How popular is made in Britain fashion?

BBC asks 'How popular is made in Britain fashion?'

News feature by BBC makes depressing viewing as retail experts declare price sole driver of British buying decisions Last week the BBC News…

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British Wool on the rise thanks to fashion's new found love of formalwear

British Wool is making a comeback according to an article in the Guardian this week We were delighted to read that production at…

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Heal's & Melin Tregwynt celebrate 100 years of Welsh design & manufacture

In store talk during London Design Week will discuss the importance of British manufacturing and the current trend for buying British This year’s London…

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