Prizes 2015

This is not a showing of all prizes, over 140 are listed on the-saleroom

1c. Jose Mourinho Signed Chelsea Barclays Premier League Champions 'Special One' Shirt

An incredible collectable item for any football fan, personally donated by José, his own Chelsea Barclays Premier League Champions ‘Special One’ Shirt.       

A unique opportunity to own José Mourinho’s personally signed 2014/2015 Barclays Premier League Champions shirt.

This is the only shirt made especially for José to commemorate Chelsea’s title-winning campaign.

He has exclusively signed the ‘front of the shirt’ and the back of the shirt, ‘inside the number one’ it features the words ‘Special One’ at the top of the back (see images).

Kindly Donated by José Mourinho


José Mourinho 'Special One' - Premier League Trophy
José Mourinho 'Special One' - Full Shirt
José Mourinho 'Special One' - Close-Up


Renowned artist Ben Mosley original ‘The Haka’ painting to mark the ‘All Black’s’ winning RWC 2015

Renowned artist Ben Mosley original ‘The Haka’ painting in acrylic to mark the ‘All Black’s’ winning RWC 2015

Ben’s magnificent paintings regularly sell for over £5,000 and of late have reached £17,000 – an artist to watch and collect…

‘The Haka’ is 100cm x 80cm

Action painting in acrylic – or, more broadly speaking, abstract expressionism – is a style of painting which artist Ben Mosley has used to powerful effect to capture the drama and passion of sport, everyday life and the environment around him. Like his predecessors in this genre, Willem de Kooning, Franz Kline and Lee Krasner, Mosley values spontaneity and creates his images by stroking paint directly on to each canvas in a gestural, dynamic fashion.

Ben Mosley, whose oeuvre also bridges figurative and cubist styles, taking influence from the form Picasso and the colour of Matisse, is the first artist to ever paint two murals at Wembley Stadium and has a permanent collection of work on display in Club Wembley.

“To mark make is a necessity I undertake each time I create a new piece of art, a journey that I want to overcome and each new painting is a challenge. When my brush touches the canvas for the first time I become a composer of shape and pattern. I sculpt and mould images, and build form through the exaggeration of shape and pattern that convey my passion for the moment. The sense of losing control and letting go to gain control is a method I use frequently.

‘I paint straight on to the canvas because I wish to maintain a certain amount of spontaneity in each painting’. I believe this makes each painting individual and gives them a unique personality. Because I want to capture the dynamism, excitement and movement of the environment around me, my brushwork is gestural, angular and vigorous, and conveys the explosion of energy that happens within sport and everyday life.”

Several successful solo shows in London have led to Mosley’s work being televised on MTV, and The BBC, ITV and his work may be found in private collections throughout the UK, Europe and the United States. These successes have led to commissions from Wembley Stadium, Manchester United, McDonalds, ITV, the Professional Football Association and the League Managers Association.

Important information:
Courier costs are NOT included in the winning bid price and will be additional, costs also depend on where winning bidder is located in the world.

Kindly donated by Ben Mosley

Ben Mosley 'The Haka' - Painting

Actual painting size is 100cm x 20cm

Ben Mosley 'The Haka' - New Zealand Celebration

2. Go Ape Wonderful Corporate Day for 10 guests

Adventurous corporate day out…

Like all the best things in life, Go Ape is even better shared. You can rely on us to guarantee a day out you’ll never forget.

Our corporate package is for 10 people at any of our 28 locations and will include:

  • A Tree Top Adventure
  • Forest Picnic
  • Free Parking
  • Exclusive use of our forest shelter

Further details on who can ‘Go Ape’ can be found on our webpage:

NB: Your adventure must be taken between Monday-Friday (term-time) and between March - October 2016.

Kindly donated by Go Ape

Go Ape - Live Lfe Adventurously
Go Ape Image 1
Go Ape Image 2

94. Guests of UEFA Champions League Final 2015, Milan


Guests of UEFA for the Champions League Final

A fantastic opportunity to watch two top European teams battle it out for the biggest prize in European club football.

Barcelona won it last year after defeating Juventus 3-1, will they be first team to defend the UEFA Champions League Trophy.

Two lucky people are guaranteed tickets to attend the UEFA Champions League Final in May 2016 at The San Siro, Milan.

Tickets will be sent out to the winning bidder when they go on sale in April 2016.


Kindly donated by UEFA

Champions League Final In Milan - Logo
Champions League Final In Milan - San Siro Interior
Champions League Final In Milan - Scenic View Image 1
Champions League Final In Milan - Scenic View Image 2
Champions League Final In Milan - 2014 / 2015 Winners


23. Metropolitan Hotel, Park Lane, London

Enjoy a beautiful overnight stay London break at The Metropolitan by COMO, in Old Park Lane.  


This special hotel has generously invites you to stay overnight with breakfast in a luxury Metropolitan by COMO room.

A cool, contemporary central London luxury hotel, Metropolitan by COMO combines impeccable service, sophisticated design and a vibrant Park Lane location.

The prize includes for two:

One night weekend stay with breakfast in a luxury Metropolitan room

Important information:

This prize is valid for a weekend before 17th March 2016 – date to be agreed

Kindly donated by the Metropolitan by COMO -

Metropolitan Hotel, Park Lane, London - Interior
Metropolitan Hotel, Park Lane, London - Front of building
Metropolitan Hotel, Park Lane, London - Building Full


Half Tidy" Luxury Yacht Holiday

You and up to 6 guests can enjoy one week on a magnificent 47ft Sailing Yacht with a skipper in St Kitts and Nevis. If you are looking for a luxury yacht in one of the most sought after sailing locations in the Caribbean, this is just the yacht for you. ‘Half Tidy’ is a beautifully appointed and well-maintained Beneteau 473 Classic Cruiser sailing from Mahon Harbour. ‘Half Tidy’ is a classic Beneteau yacht with teak decks and a traditional wood interior. Enjoy the stunning Caribbean while relaxing in the spacious interior and large comfortable cockpit. *‘Half Tidy’ normally costs £5,600 per week in High Season.

This includes:

• A skipper

• 3 comfortable double cabins for up to 6

• Saloon berth

• Self-catering

• Fridge

• Electric winch

• Bow thruster

Important information: Kindly note flights are NOT included. Bidding must start at £2,500 minimum *Dates to be agreed when booking with the owner Kindly donated By Ralph Auchincloss

26. Leicester Tigers VIP Match and Hospitality Experience

Leicester Tigers VIP Match and Hospitality Experience

Leicester Tigers VIP match and hospitality experience for four people.

Attend a Tigers' match as guests of QV foods - the full VIP experience, including:

• A four course meal with drinks included in 1880 Club

• A visit to the players' lounge after the game


 Important Note:

Match subject to availability in 2016.

Kindly donated by QV Foods

David Walliams personally donated signed book collection and audio CD

David Walliams` Book Collection - signed by the author.

Included is a copy of David's new book 'Grandpa's Great Escape', as well as a copy of an 'Awful Auntie' and 'The World of David Walliams Best Box Set Ever`containing five of his best selling children`s books - The Boy in the Dress, Mr Stink, Billionaire Boy, Gangsta Granny and Ratburger.

Also included in this fantastic lot is a signed audio CD story collection 'The world of David Walliams' containing the five of his best selling children's books.

Ideal for children aged 8 and over, David has signed all 8 books, the box they come in and the signed CD story collection. A signed photo of David has also been included.

Kindly donated by David Walliams

A Day with Suffolk Police Dog Section

A Day with Suffolk Police Dog Section.

Have you ever wondered how the Police train their amazing dogs? This is unique opportunity to find out how they do it, by spending time with the Suffolk Dog Section unit. Kindly note: Date and time to be agreed with Suffolk Constabulary.

Kindly donated by Suffolk Constabulary

2a. A VIP factory tour at Bentley motors, for you and up to 3 guests.

The Bentley Experience begins at CW1 house, offering you an immersive and memorable brand experience at the home of the Bentley factory in Crewe – where each and every one of our cars is crafted to perfection.

With the opportunity to visit Bentley’s factory, the Bentley Experience offers a unique insight into the world-class design and engineering required to create a Bentley motor car, including the new Bentley Bentayga.

The tour will take you through our world famous production facilities and craft workshops. You’ll get a ‘Bentley’s eye view’ of the meticulous handcrafting skills that have produced cars of unrivalled beauty and individuality for almost a century

The VIP Tour voucher will be supplied to the auction winner.

Terms & Conditions:
Limited to 4 guests. Minimum age limit of 14 yrs.
Non transferrable.
Availability by mutual agreement.
Subject to availability.

Kindly donated by Bentley Motors Ltd

The VIP Tour voucher will be supplied to the auction winner.
Terms & Conditions:
Limited to 4 guests. Minimum age limit of 14 yrs.
Availability by mutual agreement.
Subject to availability.

Kindly donated by Bentley Motors Ltd

Bentley Interior

3. East Anglian Daily Times Double Page Spread

This is your chance to bid to have two full colour pages of advertising and editorial in the EAST ANGLIAN DAILY TIMES - the best selling regional newspaper in Suffolk.

This has been kindly donated by the paper’s Editor Terry Hunt and The Archant Group

To redeem your prize, you will be sent a voucher.

Kindly donated by East Anglian Daily Times

East Anglian Daily Time Double Page Spread - Image 1
East Anglian Daily Time Double Page Spread - Image 2

34. "Sky" invite you to "Gillette Soccer Saturday"

A true ‘Money can’t buy experience’.

Enjoy a unique experience for two as guest’s in the studio of ‘Gillette Soccer Saturday’.

You will meet the stars of the show, Jeoff Stelling and his team, and watch them in action…

Dates are to be agreed. (More Details to follow)

Kindly donated by Sky

Gillette Soccer Saturday
Gillette Soccer Saturday - The Team
Gillette Soccer Saturday - The Team (Image 2)

Arsenal VIP Match Experience

A fantastic Arsenal match-day experience….

You have the chance to win two Club Level tickets for a game of your choice.

This experience will include:
• Pre-match behind the scenes tour of the stunning Emirates Stadium
• Pre-match champagne reception in their VIP Diamond Club
• A pre-match four course à la carte meal on a private table
• Complimentary selected wines, beers and soft drinks throughout the entire matchday
• Premium match seats on Club Level
• A souvenir photograph of your party alongside the Arsenal Legend* for all guests
• Complimentary official match day programme for all guests
• Receiving a team jersey signed by the Arsenal First Team

Please note:
Champions League Matches are not included

Kindly donated by Arsenal FC

43. Unforgettable VIP day with the Red Arrows

This prize is a unique opportunity for two people to visit the Red Arrows at their base in the winter training period.

Acknowledged as one of the world’s premier aerobatic teams, the Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team is the public face of the Royal Air Force promoting its professional excellence.

During the visit, you will meet the Team’s pilots and support staff as they train for the next year’s summer 2016 display season.

The day includes:

  • A presentation on the activities of the Red Arrows, given by one of the squadron’s officers
  • Sitting in on the pilots’ pre-sortie brief
  • Weather permitting, watching a flying display practice
  • Having a photograph taken with the pilots in front of one of the aircraft
  • Watching the pilots’ debrief session
  • Enjoying a buffet lunch with team members
  • A guided tour of the Hawk aircraft by one of their engineers

The Red Arrows are based at RAF Scampton in Lincolnshire

Important information:
Please be advised that the programme will be subject to the weather and operational commitments and dates to be agreed
Security information will be required from the winning bidders

Kindly donated by The Red Arrows

Red Arrows - Upside Down Flying
Red Arrows - Flying Low Above Airfield
Red Arrows - Spiral Flight
Red Arrows - Pilots

5. Join Mark Murphy for BBC Radio Suffolk's weekday morning show or his Saturday 'Life's a Pitch' programme

The BBC’s Mark Murphy is offering you the chance to join him on his popular mid-morning show or his Saturday morning football show.

Before each programme, Mark will give you a guided tour of the interesting studio complex at Broadcasting House in Ipswich.

This is a great chance to see one of the region’s most experienced radio presenters at work and to share in his love of Suffolk and Ipswich Town FC.

Your experience must be booked between November 2015 and April 2016.

Kindly donated by Mark Murphy and

BBC Radio Suffolk
Mark Murphy
Mark Murphy Show