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Former bricklayer Ricky Austin now runs Alice's Bear Shop.

How Alice’s Bear Shop teaches Lyme Regis the bear necessities

You might think you could find no higher form of cuddly twee than a teddy bear shop in Lyme Regis, but once you know that Alice’s owner, Rikey Austin, began her career as a bricklayer in the Black Country before moving into writing and illustrating books for children, it becomes clear that there is more lateral thinking behind this enterprise than meets the eye.

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