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Beckham tickets for secret bidder
David Beckham
Beckham has supported the NSPCC in the past
An unnamed person has successfully bid 103,000 for two tickets to attend David and Victoria Beckham's World Cup party at their Hertfordshire mansion.

The celebrity couple will donate proceeds from the online auction to children's charity the NSPCC.

The Beckhams' Full Length and Fabulous Ball, which takes place on Sunday, will be a send-off for England's players before they go to Germany.

A plethora of stars are also attending and Robbie Williams is due to perform.

Bond lot

Tickets to the party had been the star lot in the NSPCC's Dream Auction, but new items including a Mercedes car donated by the Rolling Stones have been announced for the next round of sales.

An auction spokeswoman said the car's black interior had sun visors signed by each member of the band.

And another new lot in the auction is a chance to spend a day on the set of Casino Royale, the new James Bond movie. There is a total of 1,000 lots up for grabs, with all proceeds going to the children's charity.

The online auction is being held on www.dreamauctionfullstop.com and was launched with a celebrity gala at London's Royal Albert Hall.

'Amazing' Beckhams

When it emerged that the Beckhams were offering a pair of tickets to their party Pauline Brimhead, from the NSPCC, revealed that the couple were long-time supporters of the charity and had been to see specific projects.

She said: "David and Victoria Beckham have just been really wonderful to us for so many years now.

"They gave us the proceeds from their World Cup party last time."

She added that it was "amazing" that the couple had decided to help the charity again.

The charity hopes to raise around 10m from the sale.




SEE ALSO:
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