AUCTION PRIZES 2019
Tour of the House of Lords and the Athenaeum Hotel, London
A personally escorted tour of the House of Lords and the Palace of Westminster, courtesy of Lord Patel, followed by Tea in the Peers’ Dining Room together with one night’s accommodation for two, with breakfast, at the 5 star Athenaeum Hotel, Piccadilly, London.
Emmerdale Studio Visit
ITV Yorkshire invites two people to visit Yorkshire’s top soap opera at the ITV Studios, Kirkstall Road, Leeds. The visit includes a tour of the Emmerdale Studios and the Emmerdale Village and also includes lunch and is completely separate to the recently-opened to the public Emmerdale Experience.
An Original Watercolour Painting by Les Packham MBE
A long-standing supporter of Ilkley Candlelighters, Les Packham MBE exhibited in many prestigious galleries in Yorkshire, London and the USA.
His work featured regularly in magazines and other publications and remains highly sought after.
Les sadly died in 2015 but his family has kindly donated this beautiful watercolour painting of Patterdale in the Lake District for our auction at the Ball.
Roof Top Spa Experience at Rudding Park
A day’s Roof Top Spa Experience at Rudding Park Hotel includes a drink and snacks on arrival, use of the indoor swimming pool, the Juniper Log sauna and the Roof Top Spa and garden, plus a two-course lunch. A locker, bath robes, towels and flip flops are also provided for your use during the day.
An Original Commissioned Oil Painting by Portraitist Ruth Fitton
Yorkshire-based portrait painter Ruth Fitton has kindly donated the opportunity to commission a unique portrait in oil paints. Ruth is highly sought-after as a commissioning artist and has exhibited across the UK. Her portraits are full of vitality and charm, capturing both the likeness and personality of each sitter.
Norton & Townsend Suit
Norton & Townsend have kindly donated for auction the opportunity to acquire one of their tailor-made bespoke suits, each one of which is measured for the client to ensure the perfect fit. Norton & Townsend are committed to producing perfectly fitting, beautifully made bespoke tailoring.
Two vouchers of £500 were generously provided for our Star Prize Draw by Lister Horsfall Jewellers, Ilkley.
Lister Horsfall Jewellers and Jeremy Bloomfield of Ilkley also kindly provided our Special Jewellery Prizes.
Every year we are delighted to receive extremely generous prizes for our main auction. If you would like to get involved and donate a ‘money can’t buy’ prize for our 2021 May Ball please contact our Chair, Alison Clay today either by email firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone at 01756 797674.