EACH records best-ever week as £4,784 made on eBay store

Staff and volunteers at the Retail Distribution Centre for EACH at Thetford. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Staff and volunteers at the Retail Distribution Centre for EACH at Thetford. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2017

A children’s hospice has enjoyed its best-ever week on eBay after taking £4,784.

A cup and saucer from the butterfly-themed Aynsley pottery set which was sold by EACH on eBay. Pictu

A cup and saucer from the butterfly-themed Aynsley pottery set which was sold by EACH on eBay. Picture: EACH - Credit: Archant

East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH) auctioned 195 items - donated to the charity - between January 22 and 28.

The star lots were individual pieces of a green and yellow butterfly-themed Aynsley pottery set, with a buyer from New York paying £250 for cups and saucers.

Jason High, EACH eBay manager, said: “We’re coming across more and more gems as our eBay store continues to grow. This record-breaking week, that bettered those in which we auctioned Ed Sheeran’s old clothes, took our income for January to £13,004.

“The money raised is invaluable as we have to raise almost £6 million a year to sustain our vital care and support service.”

A milk jug from the butterfly-themed Aynsley pottery set which was sold by EACH on eBay. Picture: EA

A milk jug from the butterfly-themed Aynsley pottery set which was sold by EACH on eBay. Picture: EACH - Credit: Archant

MORE - EACH nook appeal close to £10m target


You may also want to watch:


Opened in March 2015 Each’s eBay store lists, sells, packages and posts around 900 items every month from the Retail Distribution Centre in Thetford.

MORE - Nine facts which shows why EACH’s Thetford-based distribution centre is vital to the charity

Most Read

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter
Comments powered by Disqus