The Maldives Olympic Team are being hosted by Bedford and will be visiting Fibre-East in July where they will have the opportunity to choose cushions if they would like them.
You can follow their activities in Bedfordshire on this blog - Boost our Guest Athletes
This is the website for BOOST that will give you more information about Bedfordshire and London 2012
"Even more special for us - two of the cushions that will now reside somewhere in the Maldives, were made by pupils at Bedford Modern School....brilliant." Comment from Jan who organised Fibre-East and the Maldives athletes visiting the event.
Some of the athletes had a go at making felt while they were at Fibre-East