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Kate Hills, CEO of Make it British, was interviewed by Jonathan Lampon on BBC Radio Leicester

Make it British on BBC Radio Leicester

By Kate Hills | August 2, 2016

Textile manufacturing in Leicester is booming – hear all about it in this interview with Kate Hills, founder of Make it British, on BBC Radio Leicester I was interviewed this morning by BBC Radio Leicester about buying British. It was fantastic to be […]

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Kate Hills, Founder of Make it British, featured in Marie Claire

By Kate Hills | August 24, 2015

Why We Should Be Searching For ‘Made In Britain’ On Our Clothes Labels The below article was featured on www.marieclaire.co.uk in August 2015: Kate Hills, founder and editor of Make it British is on a crusade. With so many of […]

In the Press: Getting on my Soapbox

By Kate Hills | June 26, 2014

Make it British was in two articles in the press this week – fighting the cause for UK manufacturing The first article was a soapbox piece for The Telegraph entitled ‘The government must clamp down on firms that claim to manufacture […]


Make it British is featured in UK Handmade magazine

By Kate Hills | May 3, 2013

I was delighted to be interviewed by Mich Yasue for the fabulous UK Handmade magazine this month. For those that have not heard of it, UK Handmade is a design-led online magazine committed to showcasing and promoting the best creative talent […]

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Make it British is featured on BBC Radio 4

By Kate Hills | April 1, 2013

Radio 4 discusses UK manufacturing on special editon of You & Yours It is great that the media is really getting behind the Made in Britain movement at the moment – the latest example being Radio 4 covering the topic […]

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Make it British champions British manufacturing on BBC Breakfast

By Kate Hills | January 15, 2013

I was delighted to be invited to the BBC Breakfast studios this morning to discuss British manufacturing. If you missed the show you can see it here (apologies for the poor video quality). And here is the link to the […]

Firms Return to Made in Britain - Make it British in the Press

Firms Return to Made in Britain

By Kate Hills | August 25, 2022

Our founder, Kate Hills, and members of Make it British, were quoted in The Sun business section this week in an article about firms bringing their production back to the UK. We should see more goods made in the UK […]

BBC Breakfast April 18 2020

BBC Breakfast Interview on the UK production of PPE

By Kate Hills | April 19, 2020

I was interviewed on BBC Breakfast on 19th April 2020 about the nationwide shortage of PPE. In the interview I discussed why we needed to make Personal Protective Equipment in the UK and how I was in discussion with the […]

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In the Press: Make it British on C4 SuperShoppers

By Kate Hills | August 29, 2019

How is the cost of clothing in stores calculated? Ever wondered how big retailers work out the price of clothing you see in stores? Is it genuinely related to how much it costs to manufacture? Or do they make up […]

Kate Hills, founder of Make it British, named as an industry influencer in Power List 2017

By admin | March 17, 2017

Lingerie Insight, 17th March 2017 Kate Hills, the founder of Make it British, was named as an Industry Influencer in Lingerie Insight’s first annual Power List – an indispensable guide to the top 50 most important and influential professionals in […]