Darlington Yarn Bombers

A team of anonymous knitters have decorated Darlington. People awoke on saturday to find much of the town had been wrapped in wooly knitwear. Bollards, statues and fences have been knitted, crocheted and stitched.

Stitching stolen in Darlington

Some of the stitching that was placed around Darlington by 'yarn bombers' has gone missing. The secret group of knitters suspect it has been stolen. People awoke on saturday to find much of the town had been wrapped in wooly knitwear. Bollards, statues and fences had been crocheted and stitched.

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Knitters target Darlington

Railings have been decorated in patchwork and knitwork Credit: ITV Tyne Tees
The Joseph Pease statue has been wrapped up in a wooly scarf and cloak Credit: ITV Tyne Tees
Shoppers awoke on saturday to find knitters had decorated the town Credit: ITV Tyne Tees