Here is a range of websites and sources of information relating to thatching and thatched buildings, that you may find interesting and useful.
The British Reed Growers’ Association represents reed growers from all parts of England, Scotland and Wales and maintains close links with the thatching trade.
The National Thatching Straw Growers Association was formed in 2010 to establish a forum for growers all over the country to share experience and innovation, to have a united voice to speak up for and promote our industry and products, and to be a focus for research and development.
This is a comprehensive site relating to all aspects of thatching – especially informative about maintenance, materials and thatching standards.
If you own an old property then you will find this an invaluable source of information.
An independent, slightly quirky site by a thatcher which is a mine of information and helpful advice about everything to do with thatching, including how to choose your thatcher.