That hat on e-bay

Duncan Bannatyne bids on eBay for Princess Beatrice's royal wedding hat

Duncan Bannatyne has kicked off the bidding on eBay for the bizarre hat worn by Princess Beatrice at last month's royal wedding.

The entrepreneur and Dragons' Den star offered the £5,000 starting price for the flamboyant Philip Treacy creation, which is being auctioned for charity.

Bannatyne, a Unicef UK ambassador, said: "Whatever anyone thinks of the hat it's fantastic that Princess Beatrice is doing this for Unicef and Children in Crisis. Good for her!

Source: Daily Telegraph


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