Author: Pat Ashforth

World Wide Knit in Public Day

Next Saturday (June 8th) is World Wide Knit in Public Day. It is an annual event that takes place every year on the second Saturday in June. The aim is to promote knitting, and other fibrecrafts, and to help dispel some of the old preconceptions. Knitters are not little old ladies making bedsocks. There are …

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A Kind of Magic

Steve has been pursuing his other passion – Barbershop singing. He belongs to Cottontown Chorus, from Bolton, who have been National Chorus Champions seven times, most recently in 2018. Last weekend they had to relinquish their crown at the annual convention of the British Association of Barbershop Singers (BABS). As retiring champions they were barred …

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