Paddy Howe and Chris Andrew are are experts in paleontology and the local geology of Lyme Regis. The Fossil Workshop is located beneath Alice's Bear Shop.
The shop is run by Paddy Howe and Chris Andrew
Notable visitors to the workshop have included David Attenborough and Lynda Bellingham. Lynda discussed fossil hunting (on Charmouth Beach) and fossil preparation/cleaning as part of her TV series 'My Tasty Travels'. The programme ended with Lynda preparing a fish curry for the Lyme Regis Lifeboat crew.