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The search for missing Machynlleth five-year-old April Jones continues. A fund set up to assist the search operation has so far amassed over £60,000.

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Auction in aid of April Jones raises £4,000

April Jones disappeared from Machynlleth exactly two months ago Credit: Family / Dyfed Powys Police

An auction in aid of missing schoolgirl April Jones has raised more than £4,000, boosted by items donated by Welsh stars.

Singer Catherine Zeta Jones' shoes were sold for £410 to a buyer from Rhyl, while a diamante-studded denim jacket belonging to singer Bonnie Tyler was also auctioned off.

The money will be given to April's Fund, which has reached nearly £50,000.

The five-year-old disappeared from Machynlleth exactly two months ago.

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