Herbert Parkinson

Weaving a bit of magic – Herbert Parkinson

We’re known for many things. But one of our hidden gems comes in the form of Herbert Parkinson. Founded in 1934, the John Lewis Partnership acquired this mill back in 1953 to produce an exclusive range of soft furnishing products.

Today it’s been modernised, so that it comprises flexible manufacturing facilities that allows us to make our own-brand duvets, pillows, furnishing fabrics, ready-made and made-to-order curtains. There’s even a small on-site fabric weaving operation to create exclusive designs for John Lewis.

Herbert Parkinson is located within half a mile of M65 motorway link. To find out more please visit www.herbertparkinson.co.uk

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Join us and you could be working a little of your own magic here too.


Herbert Parkinson offers a wide range of opportunities to suit your skills; we recruit for General Operatives, Sewing Machinists, Maintenance Technicians, Department Managers, Section Managers and Administration Assistants to name a few.

If you’d like to be part of this exciting and unique branch of John Lewis, simply search our current vacancies by searching ‘Darwen’ under the locations tab on the left hand side of this page.

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