Blackburn community clothing firm Cookson and Clegg making NHS scrubs

A BLACKBURN community clothing factory rescued by TV sewing expert Patrick Grant has switched to making scrubs for NHS workers.

Cookson and Clegg in Lions Drive on the Shadsworth Business Park hopes to be making 1,000 sets of specialist tunic tops and trousers for doctors, nurses and other hospital workers a week.

Great British Sewing Bee judge Mr Grant has recruited another East Lancashire textile firm - Mitchell Interflex of Foulridge - to help.

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source: Lancashire Telegraph

2020-04-08 07:05
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