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Hobsons Choice is the RNLI

Lifeboats News Release

Muralist Lewis Hobson has been brightening up Hartlepool's Headland with some spray painted murals recently.

RNLI/Tom Collins

The 27 year old Durham man has been amazed by the response to his art work. Lewis said 'The Headland residents have been so supportive and friendly whilst I have been working on my projects. I think they are enjoying seeing the area brightened up a bit.'
'To show some support for my work I have asked people to simply make a donation to the RNLI. I admire the commitment of the volunteers and what they do'.
Lewis's latest artwork is a cartoon strip featuring local hero Andy Capp which he has spray painted onto a building at the Headland's Pilot Pier.
'With the Andy Capp statue a few yards away opposite the Pot House pub I thought it would be an obvious choice and I'm really pleased with it'.
The Pot House pub also features some of Lewis's 'Durham Spray Paints' work and shows the Elephant Rock and Lighthouse and at the rear of Albion Terrace Lewis is currently working on a few other projects that are also proving to be popular.
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