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06/26/2006, 09:15 AM
Milhail Gorbachev hosted the charity auction at the Althorp estate in Northamptonshire, while his daughter and granddaughters were among the guests who had been invited to bid for lots at the auction, The Observer reports.

These included
1/dinner with Gorbachev in Moscow,
2/ a flight in a MiG fighter,
3/an artwork by Tracey Emin,
4/ a night in a Russian maximum-security prison
5/and a custom-made dress from Matthew Williamson.

All proceeds from the evening, the costs of which had been underwritten by Russian tycoon Alexander Lebedev, were going to the Raisa Gorbachev Foundation, named after the former Soviet leader’s late wife.
( Moscow News)