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The Centre for Design & Manufacture (CDM) UK is a much needed facility for the regional fashion, design, art and textiles sector. With the help and support of local & regional government agencies and local industry, together with a strong partnership with local and regional universities, schools, industry network and community & voluntary groups, CDM UK will become a catalyst to regenerate the region’s fashion, design, art and textile sector
















Training & Enterprise Centre

Includes employment  and re-skill training on sewing and knitting machine operation, ESOL, Employability, IT, Health & Safety.












Screen,  Block & Stencil print, Tie dye, Hand & machine sewing and knitting.










School Support

Industry visits, Workshops linked to textile curriculum – either at school or at CDM.

Community Support
Customised workshops, Training, Enterprise
& employment support.
Craft fair assistance.
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