Women won't duck issue of organ donation

Henley Standard


MEMBERS of Sonning Common WI knitted 100 yellow ducks in support of a campaign to raise awareness of organ donation.

The soft toys were given out at the group’s monthly coffee morning at the village hall on Monday.

Sue Hedges, secretary of the group, led the project, which is being backed by the WI nationally.

She said: “The Little Yellow Duck Project was started in memory of Clare Cookland, who passed away, aged 26. She needed a lung transplant but no donor could be found. Continue reading