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The winner of the 2021 Weavers’ Company Platinum Award for Textile Art Announced

The winner of the 2021 Weavers’ Company Platinum Award for Textile Art as part of the Koestler Awards is “Sitting Together”. A group of artists at HM Prison Bronzefield made “Sitting Together” whilst living under lockdown, which, for many prisoners and detainees, has meant 23 hours a day locked in-cell.

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Life is better than fiction on Ridley Road

Delighted to see an article in yesterday’s Guardian reporting on the success of the Future Hackney Project and Phase 2 of the Project. The Company has supported this project since its inception.

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HRH The Prince of Wales

The Worshipful Company of Weavers are delighted that His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales has accepted the Company’s invitation to become an Honorary Court Assistant.

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HRH Princess Michael of Kent plants a Mulberry Tree at Weavers’ House

On 25th May 2021, HRH Princess Michael of Kent very kindly planted a White Mulberry Tree at Weavers’ House in Wanstead in a COVID compliant outdoor ceremony.

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Making it in Textiles Conference – Cancelled

Sadly the decision has been taken by the organisers of the Annual Making it in Textiles Conference to cancel it this year. It will next be run on the 18th and 19th October 2022.

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Mars landing: Devon textiles firm created parachute fabric

Heathcoat Fabrics, a textiles company in Devon is responsible for creating a hi-tech fabric that allowed NASA’s latest rover to land safely on Mars.

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Weavers’ Company Donate £100,000 to the Museum of London’s Move to Smithfield

The Museum of London and the Worshipful Company of Weavers today announce a £100,000 donation towards the creation of the new Museum of London, one of the largest and most significant cultural projects happening anywhere in Europe.

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