Howorth Weapons Limited is an established, professional company supplying a vast range of weapons and similar items to theatre, film, TV and other similar organisations.  We will be only too happy to help you turn your vision into reality using the knowledge and expertise gained from over 40 years.

No project is too small.  Please call our knowledgeable and friendly experts to discuss your requirements, we are always happy to help.  Our aim is to always provide the fastest possible service, however for some  items we are legally required to carry out background checks and may need a minimum of three weeks notice prior to the hire dates.

Under no circumstances will Howorth Weapons Ltd, knowingly, provide items for fancy dress or private parties, themed events, carnivals etc.  Neither will we supply anything to the general public.

All guns are covered by the Firearms Acts or the VCRAct.

We do not carry in stock any live guns.  All our guns are deactivated, non-practical or dummy repro guns and are more suitable for stage shows, film, photographic or video.

We also supply blank firing guns - with even more stringent requirements. Please contact us for further information.

All weapons are covered by the Criminal Justice Acts or the VCRAct.

We carry a vast range of pointed/edged weapons such as swords, knives, daggers, as well as other weapons and accessories.

We do not supply 'fighting weapons' we only supply costume, set dressing or non-practical items.


TEL : 0161 335 0220