A further $8,700 in personal cheque donations arrived yesterday, plus a gift of $25,000 from Kone Elevators. With Bank of America's $100,000, the new total confirmed by PricewaterhouseCoopers last night was $1,164,196. Tickets for the Operation Santa Claus ceilidh at the Mariners Club next Friday are on sale through RTHK for $300. Call Liz or Jo on 2339 6415. Check out the latest bids and make your offers for the 12 exclusive Furbies and the DolphinWatch trips on The Web Connection's on-line auction at www.hongkong.com/op-santa Drop donations into collecting boxes at Urban Property Management centres at Sha Tin's City One Plaza, Grand Millennium Plaza in Sheung Wan, the Parklane Shopper's Boulevard in Tsim Sha Tsui, Tsuen Wan's Riviera Plaza and the arcades in Mei Foo Sun Chuen. Crossed cheques made payable to Operation Santa Claus can be posted to RTHK Radio 3, PO Box 70200, Kowloon.