Celebrating 35 years of UK manufacturing at the iconic Flimby factory, Boston-based New Balance Athletics, Inc. is proud to release the Made in UK ‘Flimby 35th Anniversary Pack’ for August 2017. New Balance has been proud to manufacture athletic footwear in the United Kingdom for over 35 years, and today remains one of the only global athletics brands to do so. Since 1982 the New Balance manufacturing facility at Flimby, Cumbria, has leveraged a rich heritage of shoe-making in the region, utilising the skill-set and experience of existing footwear specialists. The UK facility has also enabled European material sourcing, which over time has created a unique ‘Made in UK’ proposition for New Balance, in terms of style and materialisation, which is coveted worldwide. To celebrate 35 years of the Flimby factory, New Balance is proud to announce the ‘Flimby 35th Anniversary Pack’, consisting of 4 much-loved classic Made in UK styles, each in premium navy and grey materials.