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Since 1830

Searching through the archives we’ve stumbled upon this clipping from when we moved to our our current premises back in 1961. Although the name Widdops has only been going since 1946 our parent company Bentham & Holroyd was originally established back in 1830 as William Waddingtons wool comb manufacturing.

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Forklift Sweepers

NEW FOR 2017! Following on from the our customers disappointments with other low quality forklift attachment sweepers we have started developing our very own heavy duty brush sweeper. Utilizing our diverse design and fabrication team we’ve produced a reinforced heavy duty, cost effective unit that can last the test of time whilst taking the day…

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ISO9001:2015 Quality

After initial approval in June this year we are delighted to have received official accreditation for ISO9001:2015, the very latest certification in Quality Management from Lloyds Register. This shows an adaptive and in-depth self-governance of our internal quality management systems ensuring that every product reaches our customers on-time and to a quality standard that exceeds…

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Waste Management Brushes

We are very proud of our team at the Recycling & Waste Management 2016 exhibition last week, not only did we get many valuable new leads but great feedback from existing customers including showcasing of many of our current products on other stands. Seeing our trusted brush products utilised in so many other waste management…

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RWM Exhibition 2016

Next week Widdops Brush will be exhibiting at the NEC in Birmingham for RWM 2016, Recycling & Waste Management exhibition Over the years we have been involved in many areas of waste management and recycling, providing and design brush products for use in trommel screens, cleaning systems and also refurbishment of many essential components  …

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1879 – ‘Fortune & Bentham’

Going back through the company archives, our parent company Benthams originally started as Fortune & Bentham in 1879 manufacturing combing machines, circles and fallers for the textile industry in a small factory which came to be West End Works where Bradford university is now situated. By 1917 the company had grown substantially as F.H.Bentham, expanding…

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Manufactured Yorkshire 2016

Next month we shall be exhibiting at Manufactured Yorkshire 2016 to showcase some of our newest products and developments along with many industrial brushes that we at Widdops have been manufacturing right here in Bradford West Yorkshire for over 50 years. Look out for us there 11th May 2016 @ Centenary Pavilion Suite, Elland Road,…

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