Lecarrow’s ‘Best’ Monster Auction in years!

A 1992-1993 Manchester United replica shirt signed by George Best fetched €1,050 at the Monster Auction in aid of St. John’s Community Centre, Lecarrow last Sunday.

Last Sunday’s Monster Auction in aid of St. John’s Community Centre in Lecarrow has been hailed as a resounding success with over €15,000 raised towards the running costs of the hall.

According to organiser David Diffley, the auction was the biggest in a number of years with people travelling from all over the county and region including Ballina, Carrick-on-Shannon, and Dublin.

There was a large number of lots for sale including a Manchester United jersey signed by George Best and a Liverpool jersey signed by Mo Salah. The George Best jersey sold for €1,050 while the Salah jersey went for €850, both to private bidders.