Classic character: The caterpillar featured in Disney's 1951 Alice in Wonderland animation
and sits on a wooden toadstool in Ms Schofield's shop window.
"The caterpillar is perched on a toadstool in the shop with an unlit pipe
The Blackburn officer suspected that the florist was running a 'shisha den'
The Disney character blows smoky letters at Alice in the 1951 animation
Owner Debbie Schofield described the officer's visit as 'surreal'"
"Not amused: Debbie Schofield outside her flower shop,
which a council officer suspected might be a shisha den as it has a wooden caterpillar holding a pipe in the window"
Creative: Ms Schofield said that she considered giving the caterpillar
an electronic cigarette to appease the council