The self-style wolfman from Devon who's lived with a wolf pack in the wild for two and a half years wants to set up a study centre near Ilfracombe.
Shaun Ellis has kept a pack of wolves at Combe Martin for several years, but his research hopes have been dashed, as John Andrews reports:
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