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Knitters ready to share blankets made for lockdown babies

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Babies born during the pandemic can receive a knitted blanket made by a care home knitting group as part of a lockdown project.

The Knit and Natter group at The Beeches care home in East Harling have produced 22 blankets over the last 18 months.

Pam, 95, with Erin Aldous, work experience, at the Beeches Care Home at East Harling as they knit squares to make blankets for babies born in lockdown. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY - Credit: DENISE BRADLEY/Archant2021

The group of grandmothers and great-grandmothers have decades of experience each and were keen to take on the project led by activities co-ordinator Marie Browne.

Group member Valerie has in addition made cardigans, scarves and hats for children during the pandemic.

Valerie, 84, at the Beeches Care Home at East........

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