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The Thirsk Weekly News is a family-owned paper for Thirsk and the surrounding area


30th March, 2024.

Browsing the Market Place on a recent Saturday, I came across a stall selling knitted items, generated by the indefatigable Thirsk Yarn Bombers.

Hats and gloves to keep your extremities warm in the uncertain spring weather (much needed on that day, in the somewhat chilly wind) and the most imaginative item, a small cover for your cream egg (Other seasonal sugary treats are available) that can be re-purposed to act as a cosy for that second breakfast soft boiled egg!

See the picture; but the boiled egg would have to come from a sparrow to fit.

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