Kendal watch-chain donation provides unexpected cash windfall for charity

GOLDEN GIFT: The high-value watch-chain

GOLDEN GIFT: The high-value watch-chain

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AN ‘unassuming’ nine carat pocket-watch chain handed in to the British Heart Foundation shop in Kendal has been sold on eBay for £892.43.

Andrew Shaw, BHF eBay manager, said: “It’s amazing what people donate to BHF shops. When staff spot high-value and unique items, they send them over to us.”

To view what is currently available and place a bid, visit


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