• Christmas 2021 Deliveries

    We will close for the Christmas Holiday on Wednesday 22nd December at 4:30pm, reopening at 8:00am on Tuesday 4th January 2022. Please ensure last orders for pre-Christmas delivery are with us by Friday 17th December 2021. This will give us time to deliver stock items before the Christmas break. For any orders placed after this Read more

  • Malcolm Stanley Knowles

    It is with great sadness that we report that Malcom Knowles, Chairman of W T Knowles & Son’s Limited, passed away peacefully at home in his sleep on Saturday 19th June 2021 aged 91. Many of our existing customers will have known Malcolm well during his long period of service with the company. The business Read more

  • Coronavirus Update November 2020

    All our staff have now returned to work and we are endeavouring to fulfil all orders as promptly as possible. We have put in place new health and safety measures in line with Government guidelines, to ensure the safety of all our staff and customers. Customer orders can be placed in the usual manner via Read more

  • Rebuilding Beamish

    W T Knowles are proud to add to Britain’s Heritage in helping to “Rebuild Beamish” by supplying a number of glazed dishes and gullies to improve the drainage. Beamish, also known as the ‘Living Museum of the North’ is an open air museum in the North East, created to “illustrate vividly” the way of life Read more

  • Its Curtains for the Competition

    In partnership with A.D.D Express Ltd, a new personalised bespoke curtain side trailer has been unveiled for W T Knowles & Sons Limited. Proudly showing images of several of W T Knowles Terracotta, Buff and unique Salt Glazed Chimney Pots, this together with their own liveried transport now “completes the fleet” touring the country delivering Read more


    We have added a new way to follow us, and for you to see what we do. W T Knowles & Sons Ltd now has a LinkedIn profile and page so we can now post interesting articles and photos of existing and new production. Just go to www.linkedin.com, search for W T Knowles Ltd and Read more

  • NMBS 2016

    Once again W T Knowles will be supporting Independent Merchants and members of NMBS by its presence at the NMBS Trade Exhibition on Wednesday 13th April 2016 at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry. The National Merchant Buying Society Ltd (NMBS) is a centralised buying society for Independent Builders, Timber, Hardware, Plumbing and Heating Merchants. It Read more

  • Helen’s Asian Ride

    At the beginning of 2015, Helen Flockton, Director at W T Knowles & Sons got together with 4 close friends to raise awareness for “Breast Cancer Now”. The easy part of the plan was setting up the “Just Giving” web page and deciding on the challenge – a bike ride being the most popular choice. Read more

  • New Interceptor Technical Sheets & Selection Chart

    The use of Interceptors in the drainage industry is often misunderstood – a number of options are available but in many cases information is misleading causing incorrect product specification, which reduces the efficiency of the drainage system and causes difficulties during installation. W T Knowles & Sons Ltd has resolved this by creating technical data Read more

  • Hockey Sticks – New & Now in Red!

    To complement the range of gas and electric meter boxes available from stock, W T Knowles also has availability of various accessories such as “hockey sticks” for channelling the cable from the meter box into the ducting below ground. Hockey Stick is the industry name commonly used to describe the tubing complete with 90° bend Read more