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the Woolmen

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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History

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

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Charitable Trust

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

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Upcoming Events

See our forthcoming events.

The 2020 London Bridge Sheep Drive on Sunday 27th September 2020

POSTPONED to Sunday 26th September 2021

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Latest News

All the latest from the Livery.

23 October, 2020

WORSHIPFUL COMPANY OF WOOLMEN – ACADEMIC AWARDS 2020

2020 Award Winners

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12 October, 2020

Wool Innovation Prize 2020

The Worshipful Company of Woolmen and the Company of the Merchants of the Staple of England are delighted to award two Innovation Prizes this year

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30 June, 2020

Sheep Drive 2020 POSTPONED

The London Sheep Drive on 27th September 2020 has been postponed to 26th September 2021

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