Welsh Slate courts the competition in historical town

Welsh Slate courts the competition in historical town

27-05-2021

Cwt Y Bugail is the material of choice for Lyons Roofing’s client. When IT consultant Jonah Beck was looking to reroof his converted oast house, there was really only one option for the material – Welsh Slate. The...
“Rare” reroof using Welsh Slate wins contractor a national award

“Rare” reroof using Welsh Slate wins contractor a national award

23-02-2021

Greenough & Sons win in the 2021 Pitched Roofing Awards. The renovation of a 17th Century listed café in the Snowdonia National Park, which incorporated some “rare” roofing methods using Welsh Slate, has won the contractors a national...
Welsh Slate helps with the Islamic heart of the British Museum

Welsh Slate helps with the Islamic heart of the British Museum

19-11-2020

Manufacturer’s slate flooring used in yet another gallery at the iconic venue. Bespoke slabs of Welsh Slate flooring have helped the British Museum make a successful move of one of its galleries to a larger home. The new...
Welsh Slate proves just the topping for Queen’s Lace

Welsh Slate proves just the topping for Queen’s Lace

05-11-2020

Cwt-Y-Bugail roof slates feature on a £5 million new-build private house.  Professional landscaper Claire Merriman commissioned an architect to design the latest project in her burgeoning property development portfolio. When they proposed Welsh Slate for the roof of...
Welsh Slate supports Manchester in lockdown

Welsh Slate supports Manchester in lockdown

06-07-2020

Manufacturer manages to deliver product for a high-profile maintenance project. Welsh Slate has won praise from one of the UK’s biggest local authorities for enabling it to carry out a high-profile maintenance project throughout lockdown. The manufacturer used...
Welsh Slate helps give a London landmark a new lease of life

Welsh Slate helps give a London landmark a new lease of life

11-09-2019

Roofing slates from Welsh Slate were specified for the new-look Royal Pagoda. Welsh Slate roofing slates have played a “critical” role in the award-winning renovation of one of London’s most unusual buildings. A two-year conservation project to restore...
Welsh Slate products help strike the balance between design and crime

Welsh Slate products help strike the balance between design and crime

12-08-2019

Architectural products feature on the new HQ of an international crime agency. Natural slate walling and decorative aggregates from Welsh Slate are bringing a soothing calm to the new headquarters of an international crime agency. The manufacturer’s Cwt-y-Bugail...
Welsh Slate helps Attleys catch a curve ball at Coal Drops Yard

Welsh Slate helps Attleys catch a curve ball at Coal Drops Yard

03-04-2019

Some 92,000 Cwt Y Bugail slates feature on a ground-breaking new/old roof. Formerly a seedy area worth avoiding, London’s Kings Cross has now been transformed into a go-to destination for office workers, students and tourists. Developer Argent’s regeneration...
Welsh Slate tops the menu at Clifton College

Welsh Slate tops the menu at Clifton College

30-01-2019

School meals will never be the same again in the Big School Kitchen! Two types of Welsh Slate roofing slates have helped breathe new life into the stunning Grade II listed dining hall of a top independent school....
Welsh Slate turns itself inside out

Welsh Slate turns itself inside out

25-07-2018

UK’s leading manufacturer launches brochures for interior and exterior uses. New coffee table-style brochures showcasing Welsh Slate products for interior as well as exterior applications have been launched by the leading UK manufacturer. Available through www.welshslate.com, the eight-page...
Welsh Slate completes a quadruple of schools in Scotland

Welsh Slate completes a quadruple of schools in Scotland

17-07-2017

Some 53,000 Cwt-Y-Bugail slates feature on West Coats Primary School. Welsh Slate has completed the fourth in a series of primary school modernisations for South Lanarkshire Council. Some 53,000 dark blue grey slates from Welsh Slate’s Cwt-Y-Bugail quarry...
Welsh Slate is music to a city’s ears

Welsh Slate is music to a city’s ears

20-06-2017

A peripatetic heritage building has been reroofed with Welsh Slate. A former musical warehouse which had to be rebuilt brick by brick to make way for a city link road has been topped with Welsh Slate. Rose House,...