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LAMBING SEASON

We would like to wish all our members a successful lambing season. These are difficult times - if you    need help or advice with your flock, please contact the Society.

EVENTS 2021

Sadly, the Royal Three Counties Show and the Rare Breeds Day have now been cancelled for 2021
 owing to the COVID regulations that will still be in place in June. 
The Show organisers are looking forward to welcoming everyone back to the showground in 2022. 

NEW – SOCIETY TEA TOWEL

Rufus - A Cotswold Ram

This stunning tea towel would make the perfect present for any 'sheepaholics' in your life. The wonderful design was created and very kindly donated by Janey Cecil. To see more of her work please visit her website. All profits from the sale of the tea towel will go to the Society to support our wonderful sheep! TO BUY - visit our SHOP

 

Stone Head BiburyThe Cotswold sheep, often referred to as the 'Cotswold Lion' was introduced to the UK by the Romans. Their wool known as the 'Golden Fleece' was an important export. It not only played a major role in the development of many Cotswold towns and villages, but also in the finances of the nation. Sadly times have changed, and they are now classified as a rare breed.

Click Here for more information about the history of the Cotswold Wool and Click Here for more about the Breed History.

The Cotswold Sheep Society co-ordinates socials, training, shows and more ....

The Society Show 2019

Steve Parkes judging a class of Senior Ewes

Shearling Ewes in Full Wool

Shearling Ewes in Full Wool Three Counties Show 2018

Wool on the Hoof

Ian Brooksbank judging Wool on the Hoof - Society Show 2017

The Society Show 2018

A Line Up of Winners Society Summer Show 2018

A Very Woolly Challenge

Spinners hard at work at the Woolly Event, Meysey Hampton.

Spinners hard at work at the Woolly Event, Meysey Hampton.

Winter Social 2018

The Presentation of the Frank Williams Trophy

A Fleece Talk

Ian Brooksbank from the Wool Board giving a 'Wool Talk' at the 2015 AGM

Ian Brooksbank from the Wool Board giving a 'Wool Talk' at the 2015 AGM

Summer Show 2017

Davina Stanhope judging the Summer Show 2017

A Bring and Share Lunch at the AGM

The 'Bring and Share' lunch at the 2015 AGM

The 'Bring and Share' lunch at the 2015 AGM