Wool and Words

Refugee Action are starting up a knitting group called ‘Wool and Words’ in Leeds to celebrate the social nature of knitting. They had a knitting workshop at a festival to celebrate sanctuary. refugee Refugee action

We sent along some yarn and needles and volunteers taught young and old alike.

You can read more about what they do on their website here:refugee-action
While you are there, be sure to sign their petition for the right of refugees to volunteer.




Here is one young lady who was the happy recipient of a lovely knitted scarf and teddy bear.
Makes it all worth while doesn’t it?