As livestock farmers gear up for wet weather we take a look at some of the lightweight waterproof jackets on the market.
This jacket is a 100 per cent waterproof, windproof and lightweight jacket. A popular choice and designed with extended durability in mind.
Retails at £31.68 (including VAT. Details on www.safetysupplies.co.uk
A waterproof coat with zipped security pocket, mobile phone pocket and two further internal and four external pockets. The coat is 36" long for extra thigh protection and mesh lined for optimal breathability.
Retails at £79.00. Details on www.fifecountry.co.uk.
Made out of waterproof and breathable GORE-TEX fabric with a durable polyester face fabric. Includes a rollaway hood with adjustment, three zipped pockets, a centre front zip with double storm flap for added protection from the elements, and adjustment at the waist, hem and cuffs. Also available in a women’s equivalent.
Retails at £200. Details on www.berghaus.com
This jacket gives a medium level of 3000mm waterproof capability, and is also lightly padded, so gives a touch of additional warmth. Features a full length zip with zip guard, and velcro adjustable cuffs.
Retails at £37.99. Details on www.dickiesstore.co.uk
From what the manufacturers call their ‘Rolls Royce’ range this features sealed outer seams, lining seams which are high-frequency welded, and internal rubber stormcuffs, meaning there is no way the water is getting in.
Retails at £184.95 (excluding VAT). Details on www.kaiwakaclothing.co.nz