A selection of cushions hand-knitted for Olympic and Paralympic athletes
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Cushion makers' Olympic marathon

For months, hundreds of cushion makers around Britain have been hard at work, aiming to provide every Olympic and Paralympic athlete from around the world with a handmade cushion made from British wool.

PM's Jon Manel reports on an extraordinary project and the lengths to which its participants have gone to get their gifts to competitors.

  • 06 Jun 2012