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How The Cambridge Satchel Company fought back and won

The story of how British bag makers The Cambridge Satchel Company ended up receiving an undisclosed sum from rival bag firm Zatchels in…

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Private White V.C. pop-up shop opens in Covent Garden

British menswear brand Private White V.C. have opened a store in Covent Garden to showcase their new Autumn Winter collection Opened this week,…

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Burleigh Pottery

Burleigh Pottery restoration given go ahead

A working Victorian pottery which uses the same machinery and traditional, local craftsmanship that it has done for the last 150 years, has…

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Best of Britannia show

Event: Tickets for Best of Britannia show on sale now

Tickets for Best of Britannia, the event celebrating British craftsmanship and design, are now on sale The Best of Britannia show, which we…

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Shop: Peregrine Clothing pop-up in Bloomsbury

Peregrine Clothing to host factory-inspired pop-up shop to showcase their new Autumn Winter collection Peregrine Clothing has been producing knitwear in England since…

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Wool-tastic! event at the National Museum of Scotland

Event: Wool-tastic! at the National Museum of Scotland

Wool-tastic! event and workshops celebrate the history of Scottish knitting  Curated by Eribé Knitwear, the Wool-tastic! event this weekend will turn The National…

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British companies bring manufacturing back home

Good news for British manufacturing as survey reveals that 40% of companies are bringing production back in-house. Threats of recession and natural disasters…

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In the press: Brooks saddles and cycling wear

The Telegraph looks at the history of Brooks saddle, and its new range of clothing, and asks whether it is becoming the Hermes…

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Made in the UK conference

Made in the UK conference for fashion industry announced

The Made in the UK conference will discuss the feasibility of bringing clothing manufacture back to the UK The Association of Suppliers to…

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Queen's Jubilee blamed for drop in UK manufacturing

British production down by 2.9% in June 2012 as country stops to celebrate The Office for National statistics yesterday announced that UK manufacturing…

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Swaine Adeney Brigg take on Aquascutum factory
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Swaine Adeney Brigg takes on Aquascutum factory

Royal Warrant holder Swaine Adeney Brigg, known for its luxury accessories, aims to re-employ Aquascutum workers at the Corby manufacturing unit After administrators were…

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Win £5000 of photography equipment in Made in Britain competition

Win £5000 worth of equipment in Made in Britain photo competition

EEF, the UK manufacturers’ organisation, is seeking images that capture the spirit of ‘Made in Britain’ Professional and amateur photographers of all ages…

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Walsh casual and their Olympic legacy
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Walsh casual and their Olympic legacy

You may not have heard of Walsh Casual before, but you soon will. The Bolton-based manufacturers have just relaunched their classic trainers and…

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British heritage brand Private White V.C.

British heritage brand Private White V.C. launches at Mr Porter

Menswear brand Private White V.C., which is made at the brand’s factory in Manchester, is now in stock at etailer Mr Porter Check…

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Travelling Fashionistas Fashion Courses by the Seaside

Join the Travelling Fashionistas for fashion & print courses by the seaside

St Martins teachers launch a series of residential courses for future fashion stars If you are currently studying fashion, or are thinking of…

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Make it in Great Britain exhibition launches

The Make it in Great Britain exhibition went live at the Science Museum last week to coincide with the launch of the Olympics….

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Make it in Great Britain Challenge finalists announced

Business minister Mark Prisk unveils finalists of British manufacturing & innovation challenge The finalists for the Government’s Make it in Great Britain Challenge have just…

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Top Shop Made in Britain collection announced for AW2012

High street retailer Top Shop will launch a new made in Britain collection this autumn The British-made capsule collection for Autumn Winter 2012…

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Jubilee products made in Britain – the Mathmos Jubilee Astro Lava Lamp

WIN a Mathmos Jubilee Astro Lamp to celebrate 60 years of the Queen being on the British throne We’re all fed up with…

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Swaine Adeney Brigg take on Aquascutum factory
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Aquascutum factory closes

Corby factory to shut with the loss of 115 jobs It was with great sadness that I heard at the beginning of the…

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Lavenham Happy Bags Campaign
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Lavenham Happy Bags Campaign

Help support the Lavenham Happy Bags campaign in aid of children in Japan Last week I featured the Shut Tup bag campaign, launched…

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Feature on British craftsmanship in Britain Magazine
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Feature on British craftsmanship in Britain Magazine

It’s great to see so much attention in the press at the moment about British brands and UK manufacturing. The April Edition of…

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Save a British clothing factory – Buy a Shut Tup bag

Anisa Topan hopes that by us buying this bag it will help save a clothing factory in London from closure? Read on… Anita…

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