He took the fabric off [it is attached with hooks and springs to the underside] and brought it home from the Church Office.
As you can see, there are quite a few holes, and some of the yellow foam was coming away.
I had a small amount of denim left after the ottoman recover
So I made a pattern using the old cover, and cut out a new piece. The colour matches pretty well, and he is very pleased.
That's saved us £200 for a new one!