rare demo of the Beatles track Love Me Do has raised 9,400 for charity after it was discovered in a box of donated records.

The 7in vinyl record was sent to radio stations across the country in 1962, as the Beatles sought airplay for their debut single.

Only 250 demos were produced and the record has become highly desirable.

The label misspells Paul McCartneys surname as McArtney, adding to its value as a collectable.

It was found in a box of records donated to a British Heart Foundation shop in Midhurst, West Sussex and was auctioned online last week for the charity.

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