I had to take this picture when it stopped raining. During the downpours, I couldn't actually move to get my camera it was so packed with people avoiding the weather - I say people, but there were definitely a couple of damp dogs and, I suspect, a few of the cannier ducks in there too at one point.
Although some people seemed to be taking a very relaxed view of the whole enterprise:
Still at least Innocent were encouraging their employees to get into the spirit of the thing. And I suppose he helped keep the wool dry...
We had enthusiastic young 'uns Not-so-enthusiastic-but-giving-it-a-go older 'unsBut the main thing is, we got lots and lots of people knitting