Award winning products & service

Musgrove Willows has won a host of awards. The knowledge needed to grow the finest willow, the workmanship of our weavers and the outstanding level of customer service have all been recognised.

Thank you to all our customers and suppliers for their invaluable support.

  • Multi award-winning business
  • Family run
  • Growing & supplying willow for almost a century
  • Unique willow knowledge & expertise

The Worshipful Company of Basketmakers

The Worshipful Company of Basketmakers has recognised the willow expertise of Michael Musgrove and made him a Yeoman Member. This prestigious accolade recognises the workmanship and skills of a very select band of craftsmen. There are only 35 members.

The Rural Business Awards

award winning willow coffins

Winner – ‘Best Rural Diversification Project‘ South West 2021/22. Subsequently named national winner.

Winner – ‘Best Rural Retail Business‘ in the prestigious Rural Business Awards 2020/21.

Sedgemoor Business Awards

Sedgemoor Business Awards  Family Business of the Year      

Musgrove Willows was named ‘Family Business of the Year‘ in both the 2021 & 2020 Sedgemoor Business Excellence Awards.

Musgrove Willows also made the shortlist in the category ‘Business of the Year‘ 2020 (6+ employees).

Somerset Business Awards


‘Family Business of the Year’ 2021. A finalist in the same category in the 2022 awards.

Shortlisted in the ‘Family Business of the Year‘ category of the Somerset Business Awards 2019.

Business Leader Awards


Shortlisted (in the final 3) of the ‘Family Business of the Year‘ category 2020 & 2021.

Funeral Furnishing Manufacturers’ Association

In 2017, Musgrove Willows received accreditation from the Funeral Furnishing Manufacturers’ Association. This award recognised that our coffins passed rigorous testing for weight, strength and environmental impact.

The Good Funeral Awards

quality caskets

Musgrove Willows was named ‘Coffin Supplier of the Year’ in the Good Funeral Awards 2016

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