Silent Auction

THE 2017 SILENT AUCTION LOTS

 

 

This is a variant of the English auction in which bids are written on a sheet of paper. At the predetermined end of the auction, the highest listed bidder wins the item. Live Bids will be taken on the field at the fete from 1pm to 430pm. Organised this year by Jan and David Sprake.

 

 

Silent Auction List as it was for 24th June 2017, with lot numbers.

 

 

 

Lot 1. "Insider’s tour of Hertford College, plus lunch in the dining hall for 2 people" - donated by Caroline Rice, Hertford College. 
 
BEST ONLINE BID WAS £25
 
 
 
Lot 2. "A3 size bespoke poster, designed, printed and framed by local artist Kelly Brighty. Choose a special place; maybe your home or a favourite holiday spot. Visit www.kellybrightyartist.com or search @kellybrightyartist on Facebook." donated by Kelly Brighty
 
BEST ONLINE BID WAS £45
 
 
 
Lot 3. A private ‘Tour of Kirtlington Park’.  This will be a tour of the State Rooms for four people and include either tea if an afternoon visit,  or drinks if early evening;  visit times to be agreed."  - kindly donated by Mr Christopher Buxton.
 
BEST ONLINE BID WAS £22
 

 

 

Lot 4. "Coffee & bacon rolls, a basket of balls for the range and a round of golf (18 holes) for four people",  worth £170! - donated by Pam Smith, Kirtlington Golf Club www.kirtlingtongolfclub.com
 
BEST ONLINE BID WAS £61

 

 

 

Lot 5. "A personalised teapot to your own specifications - a great gift!"
 
BEST ONLINE BID WAS £40

 

 

 

Lot 6. "Cream tea for two at Jane's Enchanted Tea Garden" - donated by Jane Fanner.    BEST ONLINE BID WAS £30
 

 

 

Lot 7. A Trial Flight with the Oxford Gliding Club. 'A trial flight will introduce you to the experience of gliding and, if you wish, allow you to take control and learn the basics of flying a glider.'
 
BEST ONLINE BID WAS £75

 

Lot 8. Divinely Decadent Chocolate Hamper, worth £50: Devilishly good  hamper with chocolate in many disguises! Marvellous drinking chocolate, heavenly cocoa dusted chocolate truffles with crunchy cocoa nibs, the  tastiest milk chocolate from chocolatier and visionary entrepreneur William Harcourt-Coozes, old fashioned chocolate mints, glorious dark chocolate and orange combined in our unique gift boxes to make excellent birthday, anniversary and Christmas chocolate hampers.

Kindly donated by the British Hamper Company www.britishhamper.com

 
BEST ONLINE BID WAS £15

 

 

Lot 9. 1 night's stay in an Executive Room at The Dashwood, Kirtlington, includes continental breakfast. (based on 2 people sharing). Valid until 27/8/2017

 

BEST ONLINE BID WAS £125

 

 

 

Lot 10. Three hours ironing - kindly donated by Barbara Jefferies
 

 

 

 
Lot 11. Mosaic donated by Janet Noonan
 
 
BEST ONLINE BID WAS £20
 

 

 

Lot 12. ' One hour polo lesson' for two people to be taken by September 2017'  Value: £ 150
Kindly donated by  Melissa Wadley, Kirtlington Park Polo School www.4polo.com
 

 

 

 

Lot 13. Newbury Race Course: 6 Premier tickets and car park passes.  Available dates to choose from would be: 29th June 2017, 6th or 13th July 2017, which are all Thursday evening racing followed by music entertainment Please note: This does not allow access to the hospitality box. 
Kindly donated by Denford Stud
 
BEST ONLINE BID WAS £65

 

Lot 14.  Set of WeSC piston on-ear headphones
Kindly donated by Caroline Cater, Coca Cola European Partners.
 
BEST ONLINE BID WAS £10
 

 

 

 
Lot 15. COKE ZERO 'Husky' fridge
Kindly donated by Caroline Cater, Coca Cola European Partners.
 
BEST ONLINE BID WAS £50
 

 

 

Lot 16.
TWO VIP PASSES TO THE BRITISH TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP

ROCKINGHAM –27th & 28th AUGUST 2016

The VIP Passes are valid for both days of the Race weekend. Qualifying takes place on Saturday and there will be three touring car races on Sunday. 

 

The timetable also features support events including Porsche Carrera Cup; British F4, Clio Cup; Ginetta Supercup and Ginetta Juniors. 

 

The VIP Passes give access to the BTCC Paddock at all times, including the pit lane walkabout when there's a chance to meet the drivers for photos and autographs. 

 

In addition you will meet members of the presentation team including Steve Rider and Louise Goodman. 
Kindly donated by Louise Goodman/Goodman Media.
 
BEST ONLINE BID WAS £60
 

 

 

Lot 17. 18 holes of golf for four players at Bicester Hotel Golf and Spa.
Kindly donated by Bicester Hotel, Golf & Spa
 
BEST ONLINE BID WAS £49
 

 

 

Lot 18. "A 2017 Family Season Ticket to Cogges Manor Farm" Actual value is £64!
Kindly donated by Cogges Manor Farm www.cogges.org.uk
 
BEST ONLINE BID WAS £25
 

 

 

Lot 19. "Three treatments at the Clinic on the Green"  These maybe one or a combination of: Osteopathy with Monica or Hannah, 121 Pilates with Monica or Sports Massage/Deep Tissue Massage with Aidan.
Kindly donated by The Clinic on the Green www.cliniconthegreen.com
 
BEST ONLINE BID WAS £50
 

 

 

 
Lot 20. Celebration cake. 
Kindly donated by Donna Tweddle (see below for an example of her work, the actual cake will be available on the day of the fete.) 
 

 

 

Lot  21. Blues Brothers 3ft pair - These great dancing figures are full of the energy of the Blues Brother film characters Jake & Elwood. Made of cold-cast poly-resin and fibre glass these models are great for advertising or drawing attention to your business or for the home & garden. As they are only approx. 3ft tall they fit on counter/bar tops or in alcoves.  
Kindly donated by Nigel Barfoot
 
BEST ONLINE BID WAS £60
 

 

Lot 22. Wicker basket of toys - see attached photo for details. 
Kindly donated by Lorna Straker
 
BEST ONLINE BID WAS  £10
 

 

 

Lot 23. Membership for 2017-18 season (expires 30/4/18) at Manor Lake, Kirtlington. Set in beautiful, tranquil countryside, this tree-lined haven, built by Capability Brown, offers top quality specimen fishing. Recently dredged, the lake is well stocked with carp (up to 30lbs), bream, tench, roach and pike.
Kindly donated by Mr James Budgett www.parkfarmkirtlington.com/kirtlington-fisheries

 

BEST ONLINE BID WAS £60

 

Lot 24. An A4 black and white pencil drawing (on a subject of your choice) by local artist Amanda Deadman. Kindly donated by Amanda Deadman.

 

BEST ONLINE BID WAS  £102

 

 

Lot 25. A visit for 8 people on a date to be arranged with the stud (on a weekday before the end of August).  Arriving at 10.30am for a glass of champagne before a tour of the stud to see mares, foals, yearlings, and the stud facilities.  The tour should take no longer than 2 hours. 
 
Kindly donated by Chris Budgett, Kirltington Stud. www.kirtlingtonstud.com
 

 

 

Lot 26. Family ticket to visit all Shakespeare Family Trust Houses in Stratford-upon-Avon. Includes new attraction, opened last September, New Place.
 
 
BEST ONLINE BID WAS £25
 

 

 

Lot 27. Midweek stay in a superior double room at the Feathers, Woodstock, with breakfast. 
Kindly donated by: The Feathers Hotel, Woodstock.
 
BEST ONLINE BID WAS £150
 

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