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Ed Sheeran donates Lego self portrait and homage to Heinz ketchup to Suffolk charity shop

PUBLISHED: 16:39 18 June 2018 | UPDATED: 10:44 19 June 2018

Rachail Pollard, manager of the St Elizabeth Hospice charity shop in Framlingham,  with a lego head which Ed Sheeran made on tour   Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Rachail Pollard, manager of the St Elizabeth Hospice charity shop in Framlingham, with a lego head which Ed Sheeran made on tour Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

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Suffolk singer Ed Sheeran has made his latest charity shop donation of goodies – including a Lego self portrait he created on tour.

A miniature Ed Sheeran lego figure was also donated   Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWNA miniature Ed Sheeran lego figure was also donated Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

The St Elizabeth Hospice shop in Framlingham is preparing for a surge of interest after receiving another haul of personal items from the Castle on the Hill singer.

Donations include clothes and music books as well as Ed’s first record player, homages to Heinz ketchup and an assortment of Lego creations from his tour bus.

John Kerr and Gemma the dog take a look at Ed Sheeran's first record player  Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWNJohn Kerr and Gemma the dog take a look at Ed Sheeran's first record player Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Shop manager Rachail Pollard said Ed’s donations tended to attract tourists to the shop, which also stocks a collection of jewellery made by his mother Imogen Sheeran.

“It’s brilliant for the hospice and for Framlingham,” she said.

Rachail Pollard with one of Ed's music books   Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWNRachail Pollard with one of Ed's music books Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Retail area manager Patrick Otter added: “We’re incredibly grateful to Ed Sheeran for this latest donation and his continued support of the hospice.

“We know there is going to be great interest in these latest pieces so we’re going to take a look at how we can use them to best serve our patients.”

The donation also contained unusual items paying homage to Heinz ketchup  Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWNThe donation also contained unusual items paying homage to Heinz ketchup Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Ed’s donations are likely to be made available through an online auction in coming weeks.

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