Sunday, 13 November 2011


Another bumper week of articles on UK making:

An informative round-up on some of the companies making musical equipment in the UK. Including a handful of great quotes on why making in the UK is beneficial (Musical Instrument Professional)

Rolls-Royce: from the Trent engine to turbines; how the Midlands based engine manufacturer's success represents hope for the UK economy (Guardian)

Wirral based lighting manufacturer UKLED moves some production back to UK, citing power of 'Made in Britain' tag (The Manufacturer)

A thought provoking piece on craftsmanship (Drake's Diary)

Image of Trent Engine from here