Young lacemakers are keeping tradition alive

PUBLISHED: 13:05 07 May 2008 | UPDATED: 21:48 15 June 2010

YOUNG lacemakers are entertaining visitors at Allhallows Museum in Honiton. Bethany Sillitoe, 12, and Rowanne Small, 10, are giving demonstrations on how to make Honiton Lace.

YOUNG lacemakers are entertaining visitors at Allhallows Museum in Honiton.Bethany Sillitoe, 12, and Rowanne Small, 10, are giving demonstrations on how to make Honiton Lace.The girls are giving up free time at weekends and in school holidays to show off their skills in the ancient craft.Museum curator Margaret Lewis said: "They are really brilliant - so enthusiastic!


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