Christmas yarn bombs drop on North Mymms

RSPCA supporters decorate post boxes with festive scenes


Swanley Bar Lane - Hawkshead Road junction, Little Heath  Image by North Mymms News released under Creative Commons
Swanley Bar Lane - Hawkshead Road junction, Little Heath
Image by North Mymms News released under Creative Commons
The support group for the RSPCA at Southridge has brought a bit of festive fun to postboxes in North Mymms by decorating them with knitted Christmas scenes. It's part of a fund-raising campaign that aims to add festive cheer and boost donations.

Pine Grove, Brookmans Park  Image by North Mymms News released under Creative Commons
Pine Grove, Brookmans Park
Image by North Mymms News released under Creative Commons

Mymms Drive, Brookmans Park  Image by North Mymms News released under Creative Commons
Mymms Drive, Brookmans Park
Image by North Mymms News released under Creative Commons

Christmas yarn bomb on The Gardens, Brookmans Park Image by North Mymms News released under Creative Commons
The Gardens, Brookmans Park
Image by North Mymms News released under Creative Commons
Christmas yarn bomb on Moffats Lane, Brookmans Park Image by North Mymms News released under Creative Commons
Moffats Lane, Brookmans Park
Image by North Mymms News released under Creative Commons

Alongside the knitted displays is a note reading "If you have enjoyed our Christmas yarn bombs, please donate to Friends of RSPCA Southridge."

Appeal details for Christmas yarn bombs Image by North Mymms News released under Creative Commons
Appeal details for Christmas yarn bombs
Image by North Mymms News released under Creative Commons
Christmas yarn bomb on Bradmore Green, Brookmans Park  Image by North Mymms News released under Creative Commons
Bradmore Green, Brookmans Park
Image by North Mymms News released under Creative Commons

Christmas yarn bomb on Frampton Road, Little Heath  Image courtesy of Peter Miller
Frampton Road, Little Heath
Image courtesy of Peter Miller

Some South Mimms Christmas yarn bombs


Christmas yarn bomb in Potters Bar
Mutton Lane, Potters Bar
Courtesy of a local resident
Cranbourne Parade, Potters Bar Courtesy of Keith Dixon
Cranbourne Parade, Potters Bar
Courtesy of Keith Dixon

Post boxes of North Mymms parish


If you are looking for post boxes in North Mymms, the map below from the North Mymms History Project might help. It was created for a feature marking the post boxes that have served the parish of North Mymms since Victorian times.




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