Noel Gallagher's handwritten Wonderwall lyrics sell at auction

A 1962 Epiphone Casino Guitar owned by Gallagher was also sold in London.

Noel Gallagher’s handwritten Wonderwall lyrics sell at auction WebsiteSTV News

Lyrics for Wonderwall handwritten by Noel Gallagher have sold for almost £50,000 at auction.

The Oasis hit was released in October 1995 and went on to become an iconic song for the band.

More than 3.6 million copies of the track have since been sold across the UK.

It placed 95 in a list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time compiled by Rolling Stone magazine.

The lyrics were written to help Gallagher during band rehearsals.Website

A piece of paper with the lyrics written by Gallagher fetched £46,875 at auction after going under the hammer in London on Friday.

The page with the pencilled song is believed to have been written to help the singer-songwriter during band rehearsals.

A 1962 Epiphone Casino Guitar previously owned by Gallagher also sold at the auction for £56,250.

Oasis enjoyed huge success in the 90s and 200s era, before splitting in 2009.

There have long been calls for the band to come back together, with brothers Noel and Liam Gallagher embroiled in an ongoing dispute.