Christmas 2020 opening hours

Christmas 2020 opening hours

02-12-2020

All our sites and offices will close for Christmas on 23 December and will re-open on 4 January 2021 Wishing you all a happy and safe Christmas   PENRHYN WEIGHBRIDGE  Final roofing & architectural collections 18 December, 4:00pm...
Welsh Slate customer says small = beautiful

Welsh Slate customer says small = beautiful

27-11-2020

Walter Verhoeven BV celebrates 140 years in business. Dutch roofing company Walter Verhoeven BV has worked with Welsh Slate for all its 140 years, but it was only this year that contractor’s employees got to see the manufacturer...
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 takes its RIBA-approved CPD online

Welsh Slate takes its RIBA-approved CPD online

22-09-2020

“Welsh Slate as a building material” is now available remotely. A RIBA-approved CPD on the benefits of natural slate for roofing, cladding, walling, flooring, paving and aggregates is now also available online with Welsh Slate, part of the...
Welsh Slate helps a listed cemetery lodge with a new life

Welsh Slate helps a listed cemetery lodge with a new life

12-08-2020

Five patterns of Penrhyn Heather Blues adorn the steeply-pitched roof. A derelict Grade II listed cemetery lodge in West Yorkshire is being repurposed with the help of a multi-patterned Welsh Slate roof. The Victorian building at Edgerton Cemetery...
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 wins a Gold Top at Cobham Dairy

Welsh Slate wins a Gold Top at Cobham Dairy

03-07-2020

Slate cladding system helps restore a unique Landmark Trust building. Work has finally drawn to a close on a year-long project to re-clad with Welsh Slate a unique listed Georgian building that has now been re-purposed for the...
COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 Update

26-03-2020

UPDATE AS OF AUGUST 2021 Dear Customer Welsh Slate is open for business As the current situation continues to evolve, I would like to update you on our position. Our priority has always been to ensure the safety...
Welsh Slate renews its support for Roofing Apprentice of the Year

Welsh Slate renews its support for Roofing Apprentice of the Year

06-03-2020

North West Roof Training Group celebrates with a Welsh Slate trophy. Roofing apprentices in the north west have again been rewarded for their achievements with the help of Welsh Slate. The UK’s leading manufacturer of natural slate supplied...
Welsh Slate helps with a steep learning curve

Welsh Slate helps with a steep learning curve

28-10-2019

Architect Gareth Sullivan has turned an awkward plot into an award-winning home. Welsh Slate was specified for the roof of an architect’s challenging but award-winning own self-build for a trio of reasons – its quality, durability and aesthetics....
Welsh Slate scores a double at a unique church in Everton

Welsh Slate scores a double at a unique church in Everton

17-09-2019

Manufacturer replaces unique slating system at the famous St George’s Church. One of two unique cast iron churches in Liverpool is enjoying a new lease of life after a second phase of reroofing has been completed with Penrhyn...