Through years of fierce, uncompromising annual competitions, Cneifio Corwen Shears has become an icon of the shearing and wool handling industry in Wales. The competition between shearers is fierce and uncompromising.

Corwen Shears is hosting it's annual shearing event here at Rhug on Friday 27th and Saturday 28th July. Starting at 1pm on Friday and 10.30am on Saturday.

Contact for information, Iola Jones: 07966 905482, email: or please open the website http://www.cneifiocorwenshears...

See the full timetable below.

Timetable for Corwen Shears 2018:

Friday, 27 July - 1pm - 8pm (no charge for entry)

Junior and Intermediate Machines Shearing

Blade Shearing

Wool Handling

Saturday, 28 July - 10.30am - 1pm (no charge for entry)

2pm - 4.30pm (afternoon session - £5)

5.30pm - 9.30pm (evening session - £10)

Senior, Welsh and Open Shearing

Test - Wales v New Zealand

Test - Wales v France

Saturday Evening from 10pm

Entertainment after shearing - Band Chwech - £12

Corwen Shears Open winners in 2017

Pictured are the winners of Corwen Shears Open last year