Cathedral officials are still waiting for the French billionaires who promised massive donations in the wake of April’s fire to pay up.
Auction site eBay has removed a listing which offered "a section of timber" from the remains of Notre Dame cathedral purportedly recovered after the fire.
The fire broke out at around 6pm last night and was declared to be "fully extinguished" more than 12 hours later. Here's your guide to how it all unfolded.
The iconic French landmark was placed on lockdown after a man with a knife attempted to breach security on Saturday
The man, who attacked a police officer with a hammer outside the cathedral, is recovering in hospital after being shot
The public were told to clear the area as the incident took place