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Grand Auction

30 March 2013 at 18:30
Pembroke College
Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1RF

You are invited to our Grand Auction to raise funds for Wood Green.

Doors open at 6.30pm and the auction begins at 7pm.

Special guest auctioneers. Lots include golf events, racing tickets, weekend breaks and much more!

Tickets cost £5 per person and include a free glass of bubbly and nibbles upon arrival.

To book call 0844 875 0150 or email the Fundraising Team -

Auction Lots:

Clarins Gift set comprising of an indulgent 150ml bottle of Shower Gel a 250ml bottle of moisturizing Body lotion and a 100ml spray bottle of Treatment Fragrance
Donated by Clarins

An Open Grand Prix Plus driving experience in a single engine 390cc Honda 4 stroke SODI kart, for one person at Three Sisters Racing Circuit in Wigan. The day includes a full safety briefing followed by a 5 minute warm up, 3x6 minute heat races plus a 7 minute final! All equipment is provided and there are awards for the top three drivers.
Donated by Three Sisters Race circuit

A meal for two with a bottle of wine, to the value of £30 at The Eagle Pub. This is one of Cambridge’s oldest Inns with a history stretching back to the 15th Century. It’s famous ceiling boasts signatures and squadron numbers of pilots and aircrew from all over the world coming together at The Eagle during the Second World War.
Donated by The Eagle

Enjoy a private tour of the Jaguar Heritage Restoration Collection at Davenport Cars for a group of up to six people. You will be able to view a spectrum of rare and interesting cars from the 1930’s to 1950’s in various stages of restoration. These are some of the most exotic Jaguars ever made and to round off your day, you can have a ride in a rare classic Jag (weather permitting). Davenport Cars is situated near Gamlingay, Sandy Bedfordshire.

Donated by Davenport Cars

A round of golf plus bacon rolls for four people at The Hertfordshire Golf and Country Club. Based just outside Hertford, This course is centred around an 18th Century Grad II listed Mansion. The golf course was established in 1995 and despite its young years is very much respected as a mature parkland golf course. Valid any time Monday-Friday and after 12pm on Weekends. Advance booking required.
Donated by The Hertordshire

One Hour Archery Session for two people at Robins Reach . Valid for 12 months from today. All equipment is included so you just need to turn up and have a great day! Persons aged below 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
Donated by Robins Reach Archery Centre

A sports and Remedial massage either for yourself OR and equine sports and remedial massage on your horse. This is suitable for anyone and helps many problems including injury recovery, back and neck problems or just general maintenance. For a horse session, permission will be needed from your vet (travel up to 15 miles from Fiona’s studio in Gt Shelford where the human massage would take place.
Donated by Fiona James

Would you like to put your feet up and have someone come and make your house sparkle from top to bottom? Tracy…cleaner extraordinaire will spend a whole day washing, dusting, wiping, hovering and generally making your house gleam. In her words ‘The dirtier the better as I LOVE cleaning’ This will be two people at 4 hours each giving you a whole 8 hours of solid cleaning
Donated by Tracy Chapman

A vintage hair and make-up session in 1920-40’s style. Think Downton Abbey! Dawn is very experienced and has been doing make overs for over 25 years so you will not be disappointed.
Donated by Dawn Trigwell

Dinner for two at the Riverside Brasserie at Doubletree by Hilton. You will be welcomed by staff and enjoy a delicious dinner at the hotel based in Cambridge City. Valid until 4th March 2014.
Donated by Doubletree by Hilton

Window Cleaning a whole house inside and out within 10 miles of Cambridge…simple as that.
Donated by Annonymous

Tickets for six people to the acclaimed Summer Saturday at Newmarket Racecourse. McFly will be in concert after the final horse race of the summer is run on the picturesque July Course on Saturday 24 August. A brilliant fun afternoon of racing and music in the family enclosure.
Donated by Ethicall

Petrol Lawnmower

One year supply of Cat treats for your beloved Pussy. Spoil him or her with a 30g bag of Whiskas temptations treats every day for a whole year! … (with a few spare too!!)
Donated by Whiskas

A one hour dermalogica facial at Aesthetica in Saffron Walden. Sit back relax and let the professionals give your skin that natural glow you have been missing!
Donated by Aesthetica

A bronze ‘mascot’ package for young football fans at Cambridge United. It can be redeemed for any match0020 in the 2013/14 season at the R Costings Abbey Stadium
Donated by Cambridge United

One night stay for two people including continental breakfast and evening meal at the Stylish boutique four star, Hotel Felix situated just one mile from Cambridge City Centre. A perfect retreat!
Donated by Hotel Felix

This lot gives you £100 (including VAT) to be redeemed against any materials at Bannold based in Fen Drayton. They are one of the UKs largest independent family run suppliers of natural hard landscaping materials. Unlike many of their competitors Bannold are committed to invest in its supply chain and the people who work within it. Working in conjunction with our suppliers they operate a trading ethically policy. Buy from a huge array of products such as barks, mulches, logs, paving, pebbles, walling, water features and much much more.
Donated by Bannold

Driving a double decker bus – awaiting info

Ever wanted to work in the field of animal welfare? Simply love animals and would relish the chance to get interactive with them? Join us for the day and get involved with feeding, handling, training, assessing and health checking a wide range of animals. Meet some of the thousands of animals Wood Green cares for every year and have the chance to ‘ask the experts’. Fantastic gift idea. Separate sessions for 15-17 year olds and 18+. Either 30 May, 5 Oct, 31 Oct, 2 Nov, 30 Nov at the Godmanchester Centre.
Donated by Outreach Team, Wood Green

Two tickets to any film on any date at the Arts Picturehouse Cinema in Cambridge
Donated by Arts Picturehouse

A service for your lawnmower. Your mower can be picked up from Cambridge or taken to Rod’s workshop in Ely. Pick ups from another locations will be arranged directly with Rod who will carry out the serice for you (Parts will not be included)
Donated by Rod Widdowson

Dinner and drinks for four people at Cambridge Brewhouse, the brand new pub and restaurant in the centre of Cambride. Each day theirchef prepares a freshly cooked menu for you to enjoy using high quality ingredients from truly local suppliers. They even use our smoker to cure some of their meat, cheeses and fish.
Donated by Cambridge Brewhouse

A £50 voucher to spend on some beautiful jewellery from The jewellery Workshop. Come browse and buy something to set off that favourite outfit.
Donated by The Jewellery Workshop

Two tickets for a race meeting at the famous F1 circuit, Spa Franorchamps on either June 7-10th or September 27-29th inclusive. This is an exclusive opportunity to have a behind the scenes look at GT racing over the three day meeting. Friday is practice sessions with qualifying on Saturday and two 60 min races on Saturday and Sunday. Fiona James, who is donating this lot, will be driving a Lambourghini Gallardo GT3 as will her team mate. This lot includes full hospitality lunch for two people on all three days with the team, drinks (hot, cold, soft and alcoholic) available all day and supper may also be available on race days but TBC. Two pit passes, two hospitality passes, access for two people to the team garage/awning and of course two tickets for access to the circuit all for the whole weekend. A weekend NOT to be missed!!
Donated by Fiona James Racing

A three course meal prepared, cooked and served in your own house for six people. Wood Green’s Head of Hospitality Martin, and Chef, Mandy will come on a date mutually agreed and bring all ingredients needed to cook a meal to remember. All you need to do is invite some friends and enjoy being waited on!
Donated by Wood Green Hospitality Team

Would you like a portrait of your beloved pet? Well look no further. Robert Taylor will pencil draw your pet from a photo that you supply to an impeccable standard It will be Framed for you and A3 in size. All you need to do is call Robert and send or e-mail over a picture…he will do the rest!
Donated by Robert Taylor

A one hour guitar lesson for a beginner or someone at Intermediate Level. Offered buy Paul Booth, one of the Wood Green Team, in your home. Anywhere in the Cambridge/Royston Area
Donated by Paul Booth

Get in shape with this one year’s family membership to Hill s Road Sports and Tennis Centre plus a £25.00 voucher to be used for any hire within the centre. The centre boasts ndoor and outdoor tennis, badminton, squash, aerobic classes, yoga, table tennis and much, much more.
Donated by Hills Road Fitness and Tennis Club

Tour of BBC Cambridgeshire Studio’s in Cambridge for up to six people. The tour will take about 1 – 1 ½ hours and you will take in the whole radio and TV set up and learn all about your local TV and radio station. Access is good but there is one step into the TV studio so not suitable for wheelchairs. The lower age limit is 12 for this lot.
Donated by BBC Cambridgeshire

Enjoy a night’s stay at the Mercure Hatfield Oak Hotel. One night break for two people including breakfast.
Donated by Mercure Hotels

Admission tickets for two people to any race day (except boxing day) at Huntingdon Racecourse. There are lots of dates to choose from and a great day is always on the cards!
Donated by Huntingdon Racecourse

Course of three, one hour Sports or injury treatment massage’s at The Sports Injury Clinic in Huntingdon. Let Tony massage away all your aches and pains!
Donated by The Sports Injury Clinic

Afternoon Tour of Suffolk villages in an open topped Morris Minor with a picnic afternoon tea. You will be taken to Clare, Cavendish, Lavenham and Long Melford. The Tour will last around 3-4 hours. Exact dates and routes can be negotiated by the winner of this lot. If you wish, you can be driven to Framlingham Castle or the coast (time dependant)
Donated by Andrew Rogers

A family pass to Shepreth Wildlife Park and also a bronze adoption package in which you can adopt an animal of your choice and you will get a lovely certificate! You can chose from any of the animals at Shepreth. Perhaps a big cat such as a Tiger or a Lynx or maybe you prefer something smaller like a Meerkat, a Donkey or a Tortoise. You can even adopt a parrot or a snake should you wish!
Donated by Shepreth Wildlife Park

Written you will yet? Well now is your chance to get it done. Sean Fear will make sure tht is everything is in order by offering this will writing service to you.
Donated by Sean Fear

One night Spa Break for Four people at the 4* Cambridge Belfry Leisure and Spa. It will include Accommodation, breakfast and dinner. One 25 minute treatment each, use of the leisure facilities, Robes & Slippers and towels. You can go Sunday – Friday. Total Bliss
Donated by The Belfry at Cambourne

A1 Autocare in Offord D’arcy, near Godmanchester will MOT your car (Class IV, up to 8 passengers).
Donated by A1 Autocare

A Doggy Photoshoot for you and you four legged friend. The shoot will be in either Peterborough or Huntingdon and will include a beautiful canvas print of you and your pooch!
Donated by Georgi Mabee

A main course for two people and a bottle of wine to share at The Red Bull pub in Newnham Cambridgeshire. A genuinely warm welcome will await as you enter and enjoy fantastic food on the outskirts of Cambridge.
Donated by The Red Bull

Are you brave enough to Abseil down the tallest permanent purpose built abseil tower in the world!!!!! Well it is in Northampton and taking place on May 11th. You will be transported up the 127metre (418ft) tower and will then, under the supervision of experts repel down the outside to the floor where members of the Wood Green team will be there to congratulate you
Donated by Annonymous

One year’s supply of pet food for you dog or cat from Royal Canin. All you need to do is tell them the species, breed, weight of your pet plus your address and e-mail and they will arrange for the food to be delivered to your door.
Donated by Royal Canin

Mill Green Golf Club is set in over 200 acres of Hertfordshire countryside and combines excellent golf with hospitality and charm. They are offering golf for 4 people at their par 72 course. Valid Monday to Thursday at any time after 1pm on Weekends.
Donated by Mill Green Golf Club

A chauffer driven ride in a 1920’s Bentley around the beautiful City of Cambridge. If you are organizing a birthday/anniversary lunch this year you can be delivered in style or just enjoy a tour of the sights. Collection is within a ten mile radius of Cambridge
Donated by Davenport Cars

Use your ‘Ration Book’ to claim Cream tea for Two at Harriets Tea Rooms that includes a pot of one of Harriets Special Teas or imperial blend coffee and a freshly baked scone with strawberry jam and Cornish clotted cream each.
Donated by Harriets

This J’adore by Christian Dior Gift basket is the perfect way to keep that female in your life very happy!
Donated by Annonymous

Two return Eurostar tickets in Standard Class from London St PancrasInternational, Ashford International or Ebbsfleet International to either Paris, Brussels, Lille or Disneyland Resort Paris. Tickets Valid for one year with no restricted dates (but subject top availability)
Donated by Chris Matheou and Eurostar

A one night stay for two people including dinner and breakfast at the exquisite hotel, The Close, situated in the idyllic Cotswolds. The Hotel was built in 1535 during the reign of Henry VIII and is local to the historic towns of Bath, Bristol and Cheltenham.
Donated by Xograph

A beautiful, handmade cake. Exquisitely decorated to reflect the Easter season. It is a carrot cake inside and tastes absolutelydelicious. The perfect centrepiece for your Easter table!
Donated by Lou Manning

Prize box raffle! Pay £10 and win one of the below:

Wii and MarioKart
Tickets for 2 adults and 6 children to Camper van and Bus show
Entry for one person the Hunstanton Sea Life Sanctuary
One Fresh Chicken
Family ticket to Burghley House and Gardens
£30 voucher for A.N.Audio, St Neots
Two ticket to the Thursford Collection
Bottle of Champagne
Bottle of Champagne
Bottle of Champagne
Bottle of Champagne
Bottle of Champagne
Bottle of Tawny Port
Skin Survival hamper from The Body Shop
Luxury food Hamper in brown box
Teddy Bear
Bottle of Red Wine
Bottle of White Wine
Crepe Maker
Deep Fat Fryer
Ice Cream Maker
Cat Hamper
Dog Hamper
Sure Flap Microchip pet door
Botanics Aromatherapy Set
Garden Tool Set
Red overnight and toiletry bag
Large mouse Cat toy
Large dog bed in transportable bag
Chocolate Fudge Cake
Wireless Keyboard
Blue Handbag
Hamper in basket
Toy Pigs
Family ticket to Planet Ice
Dartboard of Cheese
Dartboard of Cheese
2x Next Gift Sets
A dog soft toy
A Univeristy of Cambridge navy blue t shirt Size L
A pink hooded sweatshirt - with Cambridge University on it Size M
A King's College teddy bear
Tomy childrens toy hamper
Karrimor Backpack
M&S scarf and gloves set
Bike Lights 400W Halogen Flood Light
Painting of Trinity College
Bicycle Service
£25 John Lewis Voucher
Coach Handbag and Purse
Bottle of Scotch
Round of golf for four people at Menzies
Hugo Boss 50ml
Angel by Thierry Mugler 25ml
Bottle of Gin
Bottle of Gin
Bottle of Whiskey
Signed Daily Telegraph comic strip books
Bottle of Wine
Bottle of Wine
Bottle of Wine
Bottle of Wine
Bottle of Wine
Bottle of Wine
Family ticket to Shepreth Wildlife Park
Monty Python Spamalot T-shirt, cap and mug
Monty Python two t-shirts and a cap
Large picture frame
Small picture frame
£10 Jewellery voucher
Cream Tea Voucher
Luxury Teddy Bear
Audley End Family Ticket
Signed Cambridge United Football
Family Ticket to Cambridge United
Cambridge Blue Picnic Hamper
Sophie Conran for Portmerion Rolling Pin
Bottle of Rose Wine
Bottle of Red Wine
Candle Trio Set
Bath Bombs and an Alarm Clock
Family Ticket to Shepreth Wildlife Park
Wildlife of Britain Book
Set of Body Creams and a candle
£35 voucher towards a haircut at Saks
Hand painted picture of a cat
Bottle of Armagnac
Eau de Vie Poire William
Taylors reserve Port
Bottle of White Wine

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