Patriotic woman knits record-breaking Union Jack for hero nephew

Ali, 41, began creating the mammoth 13ft by 9ft flag after Rifleman Will Aldridge, 18, was killed in an ambush in Helmand Province last year. The red, white, and blue behemoth – made up of 736 squares knitted by 50 volunteers – took five months to complete. It is now on tour with an exhibition… [Continue Reading]