Many thousands of people shop for special events on eBay, none more so than couples getting married. What’s not so usual is buying your bride on eBay, which is pretty much what happened with David Jones and Cheryl Pipes.
David was bidding on some ornamental birds and ended up with more than he bargained for when he fell for the seller. I know eBay often say “You can buy just about anything on eBay”, but to bid on a china owl and eagle with a bride thrown in for free is taking it just a tad too far!
Cheryl, 45, said: “I never thought I would find someone I’ve spent the past 45 years looking for on eBay.