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The Woolmen Today

The Worshipful Company of Woolmen is one of the oldest of the Livery Companies of the City of London tracing its roots to 1180.

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Our Company grew out of the ancient guild which regulated the wool trade.

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The Woolmen Charity

We promote the wool industry, and support research into appropriate veterinary practices and education relevant to the wool industry.

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Latest News

All the latest from the Livery.

23 January, 2023

Innovation in Wool Award 2022

The Worshipful Company of Woolmen and The Company of Merchants of The Staple of England were pleased to announce the joint winners of the 2022 Innovation in Wool Award

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31 October, 2022


This year's Sheep Drive, now celebrating its 10th year, took place on Sunday 25th September 2022 on London Bridge.

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12 April, 2022


Featuring HRH The Prince of Wales and narrated by Alex James

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The 2023 London Bridge Sheep Drive .... date to be advised