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The team behind the Kendal Wool Gathering includes Mike Glover, Media Consultant and events organiser Cliff Dixon of CNJ Media Events.

They have already recruited support and encouragement from K Village, The Lakes Outlet, Kendal Town Council, South Lakeland District Council, the Rough Fell Sheep Association, Kendal Collaborative Partnership (all the primary schools), Westmorland Agricultural Society, Kendal Arts Community, Eden Arts, Campaign for Wool and British Wool Marketing Board.

Mike Glover

Mike Glover

Mike Glover was for ten years Editor and Publisher of The Westmorland Gazette and before that Edited the Bradford Telegraph & Argus and Yorkshire on Sunday before two years at York & County Press as Editor-in-Chief. Five years ago he set up his own media consultancy and freelance agency.

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