The Association of Guilds of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers are very pleased to announce that the

2022 National Exhibition

will be held between

3rd and 18th September 2022


Leigh Spinners Mill

Park Lane, Leigh





The National Exhibition is held every 2 years to showcase the skills and creativity of members of guilds across the UK.  This year’s themes are ‘Coal, Cotton and Canals‘ for selected items and ‘Still Waters‘ for the open, non-juried items submitted in a 6 inch/15cm ring.



Leigh Spinners Mill is a working mill and is developing as a thriving Community and Heritage centre, with the area of Leigh being situated approximately 15 miles west of Manchester and 7 miles to the east of the M6, Junction 23.


Notes for AGWSD Guild members:-

For more information on how to submit exhibits please contact your guild secretary or look on the WIP



For New Weavers

For weavers with less than three years’ experience, there is a chance to be awarded the Lylie Smart trophy.  More information about this can be found on the WIP.