This teddy bear was named 'Pommy' by Mr William Simpson, an avid collector of more than 250 teddy bears. This teddy bear is made of white fabric and is wearing a red night cap with a pompom.
Mr Simpson was given this teddy bear by Mrs Selby Wheeler, a friend of his. It was a free gift by Damart, a clothing shop. This teddy bear is a replica of one carried by the women’s team who in 1997 made an expedition to the artic.