Gorillas going, going, gone

£100,000 has been raised from the auction of the 30 decorated gorillas that were placed around Torbay and Exeter this summer

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Gorillas charity auction raises thousands

About this time last night we were looking ahead to the Auction of Torbay and Exeter`s gorillas. 24 hours later, and exactly £100,000 has been raised with most selling for than £3,000 each.

The project had been organised to celebrate the 90 birthday of Paignton Zoo. Richard lawrence watched the auction and met some of the successful buyers

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