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December Lecture Review: Why the Future of the Mill is the Mill of the Future

Published on 15th January 2019

The Society’s December lecture was delivered by Hareesh Kallambella, Senior Production Manager at Burberry Mill, who rewarded the audience with a lively and thought provoking talk. 

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November Lecture Review: Transparency - Pulling the Wool Over Your Eyes

Published on 12th November 2018

We were pleased to see such great attendance for our November lecture on transparency in the textiles industry, delivered by Mark Sumner of the University of Leeds School of Design. 

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October Lecture Review: The Pinnacle of Natural Fibre

Published on 22nd October 2018

We were delighted to have seen such a great turnout for our October lecture where Steven Parsons, Brand & Business Development Manager for Wools of New Zealand, gave us a real insight into how they are working to bridge the gap between themselves and their customers to deliver more sustainable textiles. 

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Huddersfield Textile Society Welcomes Richard Brook As New President

Published on 9th August 2018

We are pleased to welcome the new President of Huddersfield Textile Society, Richard Brook, who commenced his two-year term on 9 July 2018. 

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Huddersfield Textile Society Annual Dinner 2018

Published on 21st May 2018

We were delighted to host our 2017 Creativity and Innovation in Design winners and one of our Leaners of the Year at the 2018 Annual Dinner.

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Wool Innovation Prize

Published on 19th March 2018

The UK Wool Innovation Prize is once again being offered to the person who shows the most innovative use of wool. 

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Save The Date: Huddersfield Textile Society Annual Dinner

Published on 7th March 2018

Save the date! The Society's annual dinner and prize giving will be held on 26 April. 

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An Evening of Film from Committee Member and Historian, Ian Baxter

Published on 12th December 2017

Our December lecture saw a return to the format of programming a lecture with a historic theme for this pre-Christmas event.

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What We Do Is Save Lives - Hugh Finn of Autoliv

Published on 7th November 2017

Hugh Finn, Research & Development Manager of Autoliv, joined us on 6th November 2017 to share how the company uses textiles to help save lives. 

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Rebecca Kelley, The Woolmark Company - White Rose Lecture

Published on 12th October 2017

The Society’s lecture programme opened with a fascinating presentation by Rebecca Kelley, European Product Marketing Manager for The Woolmark Company.

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