Prizes 2015

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


This is an amazing opportunity for all cartoon fans and especially fans of all Beano Characters. Barrie Appleby has a vast repertoire to his name with The Beano and The Dandy among his credits, and once being an art assistant for the Walt Disney Organisation He has offered to make a customised cartoon painting for the lucky winner, either of themselves or of whomever they chose.

Examples include, posing with Dennis the Menace or other well-known cartoon characters, or scoring the highest goal in the world cup!

All Barrie will need is a photo of the person to capture in cartoon form and he will consult with them to decide on the cartoon.

Donated by Barrie Appleby

13. Andre Villas-Boas

Be personal guests of Andre Villas-Boas in beautiful St. Petersburg.

Have you always wanted to sit down face-to-face with Andre Villas-Boas to discuss football and Zenit Saint Petersburg? Well, now you can! This once in a lifetime experience will see two lucky football fans meet Andre Villas-Boas, go to a FC Zenit St. Petersburg home game, Russian Premier League or European Game.

Mr. Villas-Boas is personally donating two match tickets, Economy flights*, along with two nights` accommodation* at the Corinthia Hotel, where you will reside in utter luxury in the historical city of St. Petersburg. Dates to be agreed with Andre Villas-Boas.*

Please note: This is a room only package at The Corinthia Hotel. Flights are from a UK airport only. All transfers not included.

Kindly donated By Andre Villas-Boas

André Villas-Boas - Image 1
André Villas-Boas - Image 2
Zenit Saint Petersburg - Hulk
Zenit Saint Petersburg - Image 3
Saint Petersburg - Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood

14. Champagne Dinner at 65 & King – Notting Hill, London

Dinner with champagne at 65 & King, Westbourne Grove for six. You and five guests can enjoy a delicious dinner with Champagne and superb cocktails in the glamorous surroundings of 65 & King, Westbourne Grove. Designed to bring a touch of elegance to the heart of Westbourne Grove, 65 & King recalls the heady glamour of American Deco and is conceived as a theatrical and atmospheric drinking and dining parlour.

Serving classic and creative cocktails alongside an all-day food menu until late, 65 & King offers something for all appetites. Date to be agreed.

Kindly donated by 65 & King
A voucher with full details of who to contact to redeem your prize will be sent out to you.

No. 65 & King - Signage
No. 65 & King Interior - Image 1
No. 65 & King Interior - Image 2

16. Leicester Tigers VIP

Leicester Tigers VIP match and hospitality experience for four people. Attend a Tigers match as guests of QV foods - the full VIP experience, 4 course meal with drinks included in 1880 Club and a visit to the players’ lounge after the game. Match subject to availability in 2016.

Kindly donated by QV Foods

Leicester Tigers Crest
Leicester Tigers - Image 1
Leicester Tigers - Image 2

17. David Walliams personally donates………

David Walliams` Book Collection - signed by the author. 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`(which is VERY slightly damaged) 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,

David Walliams - Profile Image
David Walliams - Book Reading
David Walliams - Books

18. Shadow Daily Telegraph Chief Sports Writer

A unique opportunity for one person, minimum age 18, to shadow Daily Telegraph Chief Sports’ Writer Paul Hayward, at a Premier League match in London - winner to choose a match from those offered on a future date by The Telegraph. (Refreshments are generally offered to those in a press box prior to the match.) Also included is the opportunity for the winner (plus one guest) to have a tour of The Telegraph offices in Victoria, to be arranged on a weekday during office hours, at a mutually convenient time. Light refreshments will be made available after the tour.

Kindly note: Winner to make own travel arrangements (and at their expense) to/from the Premier League match and also to/from the Telegraph offices.

Kindly donated By The Daily Telegraph

20. Ravenwood Hall, Bury St. Edmunds

Two night stay at Ravenwood Hall Hotel, Bury St Edmunds for two people.

You will be treated to champagne on arrival, fine wine with a 3-course meal on one night and breakfast on both days. Steeped in history with origins in the reign of Henry VIII, Ravenwood Hall is one of Suffolk’s best-kept secrets. Set within seven acres of secluded and tranquil Suffolk countryside just outside Bury St. Edmunds. Ravenwood Hall, has been restored over the years however retains an ornate carved oak structure, Inglenook fireplaces and rare 15th century wall paintings. The Ravenwood Hall entertains delicious dining all year round; with roaring log fires surrounded by an eclectic mix of comfy sofas and chairs throughout for the chilly days or a poolside retreat during the Summer. Dates to be agreed upon booking.

Kindly donated by Craig and Julie Jarvis - Ravenwood Hall

Ravenwood Hall, Bury St. Edmunds - Exterior
Ravenwood Hall, Bury St. Edmunds - Bedroom
Ravenwood Hall, Bury St. Edmunds - Interior

23. VIP World Snooker Championships

This is your unique opportunity to win two VIP exclusive tickets to the final day of the World Snooker Championships 2016

This is a perfect prize for all snooker fan’s globally.

    This ‘Money Can’t Buy’ package includes:
  • Two tickets to attend both sessions of the Final of the 2016 World Snooker Championship at The Crucible Theatre, Sheffield on Monday, 2 May 2016
  • Prime seats in the arena
  • A back stage tour
  • VIP invitation to attend the post Final Champions’ Reception (these tickets are not available to the public)
  • Dress code is lounge suit
  • Tickets are not transferable

Kindly donated by Barry Hearn, Chairman of World Snooker -

World Snooker Championships - Image 1
World Snooker Championships - Image 3
World Snooker Championships - Image 4
World Snooker Championships - Image 2

25. The Great House Hotel, Lavenham

A very Special stay in Lavenham - Dinner, Bed and Full English Breakfast for two at The Great House Restaurant, Lavenham. One of Britain`s finest small luxury boutique hotels situated in the medieval village of Lavenham in Suffolk, The Great House is a highly renowned restaurant-with-rooms which delights its guests with award-winning modern French cuisine and a handful of beautifully designed five star bedrooms.

Kindly note: Available between October 2015 and October 2016, from Tuesday to Thursday, not including Christmas time and according to availability.

Kindly donated By Regis & Martine Crepy -

The Great House Restaurant & Hotel - Signage
The Great House Restaurant & Hotel - Interior
The Great House Restaurant & Hotel - Exterior

26. Newmarket Premier Experience

Premier experience for four guests in either our Champions Gallery or Summer House restaurant as Newmarket Racecourse. The package will include the following:
·Premier entrance tickets and hospitality badges
·Private table for the day
·Premier three course sit down meal
·Full afternoon tea

This excludes premium race days and music days and excludes drinks. This is subject to availability.

Kindly donated by The Jockey Club

Newmarket Premier Experience Champions Gallery Restaurant - Signage
Newmarket Premier Experience Champions Gallery Restaurant - Interior Image 1
Newmarket Premier Experience Champions Gallery Restaurant - Interior Image 2
Newmarket Premier Experience Champions Gallery Restaurant - Interior Image 3

27. The Salthouse Harbour Hotel, Ipswich

Enjoy a night’s stay at the lavish boutique Salthouse Harbour Hotel on the waterside in Neptune Quay, Ipswich. VISIT SALTHOUSE WEBSITE
T&Cs – This prize/weekend must be taken on a scheduled sail date before March 31st 2016 and will depend on availability.

Kindly donated by The Salthouse Harbour

The Salthouse Harbour Hotel - Exterior
The Salthouse Harbour Hotel - Interior Image 2
The Salthouse Harbour Hotel - Bedroom
The Salthouse Harbour Hotel - Interior Image 1

28. The Tiff Needell Experience, donated by Tiff Personally

If you`ve ever watched Top Gear or 5th Gear you will have seen Tiff Needell performing seemingly impossible sideways slides in all manner of cars. We are pleased to offer the highest bidder the chance to experience Tiff`s legendary car control first hand from the passenger seat of a brand new BMW M4. This will consist of three exhilarating laps of Thruxton Racing circuit with Tiff at the wheel as he talks you around the track and squeezes every last horse power out of the new BMW M4 whilst pointing sideways at the same time! To complete this unique experience, you will be filmed from inside the car. A picture in picture DVD including Tiff`s commentary of your laps will be yours to take home and relive the excitement. Also included is a signed copy of his autobiography `Tiff Gear`.

Please note dates to be mutually agreed by the winning bidder and Tiff.

Kindly donated by Tiff Needell

Tiff Needell - Image 1
Tiff Needell - Image 1

29. VIP Guests of PSV Eidhoven

Guests of PSV Eindhoven for an exclusive VIP match day hospitality experience and signed shirt. PSV Eindhoven invite the winning bidder and a friend to attend a Home match during the season 2015-2016. Included in this fantastic prize is:
· A full dinner in the restaurant on the Hospitality floor
· Match tickets in one of the VIP boxes
· A meet and greet session with some of the players and/or Directors, who will also present the winning bidder with a signed shirt and photo of the presentation.

Kindly note: Flights and accommodation NOT included. This prize is not restricted to the Europa League matches. Dates to be agreed.

It also applies to National League matches and Cup matches.

Kindly donated By PSV Eindhoven FC

PSV Eidhoven - Pre-Game
PSV Eidhoven - 2014 / 2015 Winners
PSV Eidhoven - Goal Celebration
PSV Eidhoven - Stadium Interior

30. 'Akasha' Magnificent Catamaran in the British Virgin Islands

Akasha` Magnificent Catamaran in the British Virgin Islands - ALL INCLUSIVE PACKAGE

This fantastic prize is All inclusive for up to 10 guests for a fabulous week of pure luxury on Award Winning Catamaran ‘Akasha’

Spend one fantastic week on the Award Winning Luxury Sailing Catamaran ‘Akasha’ in the British Virgin Islands (BVI).

You have the opportunity for up to ten people to charter this magnificent Catamaran for one week.

‘Akasha’ is one of the most spacious luxury sailing catamarans available for charter in the Caribbean today.

A crewed charter vacation on board ‘Akasha’ is an unforgettable way to explore the Caribbean and at 76ft, our futuristic catamaran heralds a new era in luxury Caribbean sailing charters.

The stunning, contemporary design with a 39ft beam (width) creates an impressively large living space which is unrivalled in her class.

Even with ten guests on-board, everyone is able to find their own private space.

Akasha’s normal chartering cost for up to ten guests all-inclusive is £43,000 per week in High Season.
This includes:

  • Delectable food
  • A selection of beverages
  • Water sports
  • Scuba diving
  • Fuel
  • Mooring fees and permits
  • Service charge

Important information to note:
Usual chartering cost £43,000
Flights and transfers are NOT included.
Bidding must start at £20,000 minimum.

Kindly donated By Ralph Auchincloss,

Akasha Magnificent Catamaran
Akasha Magnificent Catamaran - Scenery View
Akasha Magnificent Catamaran - Scenery View 2