Eleanor Rigby Artifact Sold
The auction took place despite the fact that The Beatles' songwriter Paul McCartney denied any suggestion that the document 'solved' a puzzle, as he says the character was entirely fictitious.
The seller, Annie Mawson, had hoped the item would raise up to £500,000. She said McCartney's office sent her the document after she wrote asking for a donation for a music therapy centre. - more on this story
Click here to read today's full report