latest articles from the herdy team

hardy Herdwicks embrace the cold

We have often wondered how our Herdwick sheep cope given how cold it gets on the fells, so we’ve decided to delve into the historical roots of the Herdwick sheep to explain how they’re so hardy.

5 tips for taking care of your mattress

If you look after it, your mattress can last for up to a decade and still maintain the same level of comfort from the first day it arrived on your doorstep. Read our 5 tips about how to take care of your mattress.

why the Lake District is so special

With fresh country air and stunning landscapes that look breath-taking whatever the weather, it’s easy to see why the Lakes are so highly regarded by so many people. Granted, we might be a little biased, but there are many reasons why so many people flock to this part of Great Britain.