The Yorkshire White Rose

The Yorkshire White Rose, also known as ‘the Mystical Rose of Heaven’, is the central feature of the Yorkshire flag. White roses were also worn by soldiers of Yorkshire regiments in remembrance of their comrades who died at the time of the Battle of Minden in 1759.  I spent last weekend with my daughter and […]

What’s My Line?

‘What’s My Line?’  Asked Chris Melia, Managing Director of Brook International. The TV gameshow uses Celebrity panellists to question contestants to determine their occupation, i.e., “line of work.” I was joined in the spotlight by Ian Ward, Sheridan Ward, and Joseph Dean. Instead of celebrity panelists, we had over 90 primary school pupils from Killinghall […]

Bingley Festival 2022

Even a person of my advanced age can have a brilliant time at the many diverse Festivals around the country during the summer months. I have attended this festival on many occasions over the years and am really looking forward to getting back, following the covid restrictions. These are some of the reasons that I […]

Announcement: FESPA Global Print Expo 2020 Postponed

We have received the disappointing news regarding the postponement of the FESPA Global Print Expo 2020. Following the rapidly evolving COVID-19 situation in mainland Europe, FESPA has taken the decision to postpone the event along with the European Sign Expo 2020 and Sportswear Pro 2020. The events were originally scheduled to take place at IFEMA […]

Season’s Greetings and best wishes for 2020

Brook International would like to wish you a Happy Christmas, and all the best for the New Year. Thank you for your support through 2019 and we look forward to working with you again in 2020. Please consult our seasonal opening times below. Should you need assistance over the festive period, guidance and helpful resources […]

Brook International welcomes Daman to the team

We would like to wish a warm welcome to our newest team member Daman Johal. Daman joined us at the start of November and has already become an integral member of the sales team at Brook International. He spearheads sales from his base in the Midlands, which also opens up further business opportunities for us […]

Brook International supporting Great British manufacturing

Take a look at our latest video showing British manufacturing at its best. The team here at Brook International are proud to have supported the UK production of textiles for over 120 years. The vast majority of our fabrics are knitted, woven and dyed at various sites across the UK. Not only are these fabrics […]

‘Put The Flags Out’ We’re 120 Years Old.

Brook International celebrates 120 years! “Brook International is a family business, and having been established in 1898 has been producing and selling textiles for 120 years. We have seen wars, world cups, recessions and premises moves, but, we still attract discerning customers worldwide who recognise our trademark textiles for Flags and Banners! The first mill, […]

We’re Extending Our Household Textile Range

As the market for digital printing on Home Textiles continues to grow, our customers are looking for products that will allow them to expand their applications to cater for a broader range of clientele. The brief was to develop a fabric that was more like traditional fabrics, but at the same time, could be printed […]


L & M IMAGING SYSTEMS Brook International would like to congratulate Tim Clough and his team at L&M Imaging Systems on the recent announcement that they have been appointed exclusive distributors for the Lüscher – Tschudi range of wide format digital textile printing machines in the UK. L&M based in Hebden Bridge will be supplying […]