"I started working at Samuel Eden for my old fella at 16, straight from Borstal (the locking system on vehicles was a lot easier in those days, but the police chased your further!) The first licence we signed was Snoopy on the back of another clothing manufacturer, but the favourite licence at Eden's has to be Mr Blobby..."
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Each week, My Life in Licensing will feature a different member of the licensing community, finding out how they started in the business and how their career has progressed since then.
If you are interested in appearing in a future My Life in Licensing, email Samantha Loveday.