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500 Ebay Sales

Today Widdops are celebrating our 500th sale on Ebay We have only recently started marketing our industrial draught excluders and garage door brush seals on the website offering sizes and quality not previously available at great value. Our nylon brush strip seals come in either 1.5 or 3mtr lengths, trimmed between 50mm to 100mm and…

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MIY Commercial Feature – April 18

This month Widdops Brush are very happy to be featured as a commercial feature in Made in Yorkshire’s most recent publication. Going back through the history books our company goes all the way back to 1830 as W.Waddingtons, with nearly 200 years of industrial brushes in Bradford we’re proud to be part of this group…

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World Fish Migration Day 2018

Every year World Fish Migration day is held to celebrate the efforts that people have made to improve fish migration and riverine habitats for fish. This year we would like to celebrate our contribution where, through collaboration with the Environment Agency and the University of Southampton, a new cost-effective fish pass prototype has been built…

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Forklift Brushes to the EU

Last week we were very happy to be exporting our very first set of forklift sweeper brushes into Europe! The metal recycling company recently contacted us wanting 3 of our heavy duty FLB23plus brush units. At 2.3mtrs each with extended fork-sleeves and some serious weight, we had an interesting learning curve in logistics to ensure…

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New Pivot Function Forklift Brush

The newest edition to our range of heavy duty forklift brush attachments is a fully bespoke adjustable pivot unit, now available as part of our FLBcustom models Designed in December 2017 to meet one of our customers specific requirements, this unit allows the brush to be fixed at an angle up to 15 degrees either…

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Recycling & Waste Management exhibition 2017

Next week Widdops Brush will be re-visiting the NEC Birmingham to exhibit at the Recycling & Waste Management exhibition for the second time. Last year this proved a very diverse and informative exhibition covering everything from new developments and technologies in the waste management industry to machinery, equipment and logistics. We currently supply a wide…

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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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