Plate bids set to boost charities

Doncaster charity set to benefit from number plate auction

Solicitors acting on behalf of the woman, whose identity has not been revealed, are selling the plate, ‘VKY 1’, for £12,500.

Proceeds will be donated to Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice in Dinnington, Yorkshire Cancer Research and the Mayflower Animal Sanctuary, in Bawtry, Doncaster.

James Saperia, managing director of Simply Registrations, which is handling the sale, said: “We’re delighted to have been asked to assist with the marketing.”

Anyone wanting to make a bid for the numberplate can call 0113 288 7553.