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Have you heard of the twiddlemuffs?


These lesser-known creatures are in fact knitted hand muffs made from different textured wools, adorned with pockets, buttons and ribbons. They are worn to help sooth restless hands and minimise agitation. Research has found them to be very effective stimulation for people with dementia. Members of Knit and Natter group at our Library and Information Centres have been hard at

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