Nurturing British Weaving
The Weavers’ Company supports the weaving industry and the wider textile trade, for example with grants to encourage the recruitment of recent graduates and financial help to develop the skills of young textile technicians.
Our Textile Committee is made up of industry professionals, academic experts and other members of the Weavers’ Company, all of whom are pleased to give their time and expertise to promote the industry and foster the growth and development of young people within it.
Making it in Textiles
Giving final textile students the opportunity to learn about the industry first-hand, by talking to manufacturers and experiencing industrial production.Making it in Textiles
The next generation
An annual event to celebrate the achievements of the students on the supported courses, attended by a large cross-section of senior executives from the UK weaving industry.Read more
Information concerning the textile industry and weaving in general.Read more
Support for Education
The Support for Education Award helps weaving departments in our supported institutions to upgrade or renew existing equipment, purchase new equipment, or enable their students to gain experience of modern technology, and visit mills and factories.Read more