He would have loved it I'm sure. It just shows how we weaved his magic spell while blowing smokescreen rings around others. (Joke - sort of.) "Carry On Jim."
No kidding - while many members of the public may have questioned him due to his 'eccentricities', others including those in authority held him in fairly high regard as a 'good egg' or even some pillar of the community for helping out at Leeds General Infirmary, I'd imagine.