Jedward win new fans in Lyme Regis

But pop duo don’t have the time to take up free hairspray offer.

Pop duo Jedward, famed for their outlandish hairstyles, have wooed a new wave of teenage fans in Lyme Regis.

The former X-Factor contestants, identical twins Edward and John Grimes, stayed at a seafront hotel in the resort while they were filming for a new television series.

Among those to meet the stars was 17-year-old trainee hairdresser Becca Jayne Solway, of Queens Walk.

“I didn’t used to like them, but they have grown on me,” she said.


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“I actually like them now and they spoke to my mum’s boyfriend for three minutes.

“They told me I was awesome and said I’m an awesome hairdresser.”

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Becca, who is an apprentice at Along Came Polly, offered them a free trial of Redken hairspray.

“They never showed up,” she said. “But I really like them and got to kiss them both.”

Photo by Becca Overton.

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