Posts categorised: General interest

Bigwigs on the BBC

I got the email from Gayle at Countryfile in February 2015.  She explained that the programme was looking to do a feature on ‘Farm to Fashion’ to be put out around London fashion week and were interested in talking to me as a British producer of luxury yarn.  


She dropped her skirts with gay abandon – Stepped out of them with glee: She only had one star to go – Oh, disappointed me!

Future Farmers

A new Venture in South Africa There is a new venture starting in South Africa, a wool farm for Angora Rabbits. They are small at the moment with only three bucks but are looking to find some does this year so that they can really get going. 

Subscription renewals

Subscriptions are now due for 2019. New members are £7, existing renewals, juniors and seniors are £5. Anyone is welcome to join the National Angora Club who is interested in angora rabbits.

War Rabbits

The Story of the Rabbit in the First World War This book tells the stories of rabbit keepers and their rabbits during the Great War. It was published on Armistice Day 2018, commemorating the 100th anniversary of the end of World War 1.  The Fancy Goes to War At the onset of the War, younger… Read more »

The National Angora Club Products Competition

The London Show October 2018 The National Angora Club products competitions are open to all members, whether they keep rabbits themselves or not. Whilst it is great to see members on the day handing in their entries, those who cannot travel to shows can send in their entries by post. 

A Time to Reflect

Sometime when you’re feeling important.. Sometime when your ego’s in bloom… Sometime when you take it for granted… That your the best one in the room…. Sometime when you feel that your going Would leave an unfillable hole Just follow these simple instructions And see how they humble your soul. Take a bucket and fill… Read more »