All our fantastic prizes have been generously donated by our supporters and will be auctioned off on the night of the CMV Action Charity Ball, March 8th, by our very own patron, Rufus Hound.
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However, we have had much interest from people unable to attend, so we have opened the auction early to accept proxy bids!
Rufus did a great job raising funds at our last auction so we would encourage you to bid generously if you don’t wish to be outbid on the night or miss out on the opportunity of one of the ‘money-can’t-buy’ experiences on offer.
Thank you & good luck!
How to Bid:
If you are interested in placing a bid on any of the lots, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org confirming that you accept your bid as binding and stating your name, address & telephone number, the lot number and a brief description of the prize, plus your bid.
All bids are binding and we would expect you to honour your bid, should you win the item following the auction.
Lot 1 – Amazing Jack Whitehall prize bundle including 4 tickets to his live show at the O2 on Monday 17th March
Kindly donated by Jack Whitehall
A successful and much sought-after stand up, actor, writer and presenter, Jack Whitehall has firmly established himself as one of the UK’s most exciting and successful comedy talents. He was crowned the Peoples’ Choice: King of Comedy at the 2013 British Comedy Awards.
And what makes him even more special is this generous prize he has personally donated to CMV Action:
- 4 tickets to see him live at the O2 on Monday 17th March with after show ‘meet n’ greet’!
- 4 tickets to see the filming of an episode from the new series of Back Chat, the Jack & Michael Whitehall series – summer filming (dates to be confirmed) – be part of the show and meet Jack, his Dad and their guests after filming!
- Plus a signed copy of his new book.
Lot 2 – A pair of tickets to the Open Championship including hospitality, worth over £1000 - July 2014
Kindly donated by Sodexo Prestige and the R&AT
This prize package includes 2 hospitality passes in The 1860 Club, close to the 16th hole at the Open Championship at Royal Liverpool, on either Saturday 19th or Sunday 20th July 2014.
Included in the day are a Parking Pass, a Souvenir programme and Order of Play, and Dining & Drinks throughout the day:
- Morning buffet including hot filled rolls, warm pastries, fruit and the morning papers
- Pre-lunch Champagne reception
- Sumptuous four-course lunch served to your table
- Full complimentary bar throughout the day including wines, beers, spirits and soft drinks
- Afternoon tea with treats for you to choose as you watch the drama unfold on TV screens.
This package also includes two Luke Donald Ralph Lauren official Open RLX shirts with an added retail value of £180!
Lot 3 – 2 night stay at the Melia Benidorm, with a day on the set of ‘Benidorm’, priceless! – Dates TBC
Kindly donated by Tiger Aspect
This really is a ‘money-can’t-buy’ opportunity to hang out on the set of the award-winning series, Benidorm - the prize includes a 2 night stay at the beautiful Melia Benidorm Hotel for two people but also, and more importantly, a day on set with the cast & crew as they film the seventh series!
You will be met by Lucy Armitage, Producer of the show, and will be given a fabulous guided tour, plus get the chance to see how the show is made.
Please note flights are not included but this would be a great opportunity to extend your stay and take in some rays!
Lot 4 - 4 tickets to see Lee Evans on Saturday 27th September 2014 from a private box at the O2
Kindly donated by FLR Spectron Ltd.
Lee Evans is a top quality comedian with proven credentials including a Guinness World Record, a Time Out Award for comedy and the prestigious Perrier Award. A well rounded performer, Lee Evans has had successful stints in TV acting, starred in major hit films, theatre and even boxing.
Lee Evans is one of the world's most popular and highly recognised comedians due to his extremely expressive and animated performances guaranteed to make audiences laugh out loud time after time.
This prize includes access to the VIP Lounge before the event and 4 seats in FLR Spectron Ltd’s private box. Food and drink are available to order in the box, but not included.
Lot 5 – a pair of ‘money-can’t-buy’ tickets to the 2014 Ryder Cup at the Gleneagles Hotel, September 2014
Kindly donated by Ralph Lauren, Official Suppliers to the US Team
Tickets for this highly sought after event are not available to buy, having completely sold out.
Currently not even available on eBay!
This package includes 2 tickets to the Ryder Cup at the fabulous Gleneagles Hotel, on a day of the winning bidder’s choosing.
Also included is VIP Parking at the event.
Lot 6 - A pair of premium tickets to the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals at the O2
Kindly donated by Beddington Sports Management Ltd
Men's professional tennis has always featured a year-end championship ever since Jack Kramer, the first executive director of the Association of Tennis Professionals implemented the Grand Prix structure of a year-long series of tennis tournaments in 1969.
Held in London since 2009 at the O2, the world's busiest entertainment arena, this prestigious event acts as a platform to showcase and celebrate the achievements of the world’s greatest players.
This pair of premium tickets are for the afternoon session of the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals at the O2 on Monday 10th November 2014 from midday.
And last but certainly not least..
Lot 7 - Kimberley Walsh Outfit & Goodies, priceless!
Kindly donated by Kimberley Walsh
She wore this lovely taupe and black Little Mistress jumpsuit which she has now kindly donated to us for our auction – you could be the proud owner of a small but elegant piece of “CMV Action meets Pop” history, if you bid on this unique item!
This prize also includes a signed copy of Kimberley’s book “A whole lot of history”, her latest CD, a set of eyelashes as well as beauty products from Kimberley’s own range. A box packed with goodies!