A café filled with cats looks set to open in London in the coming months, with thousands of feline fans set to battle it out to be the first through the door.
Australian entrepreneur Lauren Pears revealed on Friday she is on the verge of signing a lease on a property in the capital as she looks to open the cat café before the start of the summer.
Speaking to Metro, Ms Pears, 30, said she has been overwhelmed at the support her business idea had received after members of the public helped raise £100,000 for the venture on crowd-funding website Indiegogo.
‘It’s a bit surreal to be honest,’ she said. ‘I just remember putting the video up and thinking: “OK, see if people want it”, and it’s just gone bonkers.’
The idea has sparked interest in cat lovers across the country and despite not even advertising, Ms Pears revealed…
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