Your Hirst thoughts
MR Hirst's latest acquisition has been a hot topic on the Journal's Facebook page.
PiXie DuSt said: "Are we all going to pretend to be surprised when he opens his art gallery? It's no secret."
Lynn Thorne said: "I'd be sad to see the Driftwood Gallery go. Ilfracombe needs more high quality shops like that, but I'm glad someone is investing in the town. Is it true Damien is going to open an art gallery?"
Kate Barnard said: "As long as he doesn't do what a lot of owners do and buy property here then leave it empty or derelict for ever more.
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"Just because he installed Verity does not make him the new messiah or are we so desperate for investment we applaud anyone?"
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