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Little Shelford Sports & Recreation Trust

Auction of Promises

17 November 2012


     Conditions of Sale

·        Payment on day of Auction

·        Cheques made payable to ‘Little Shelford Sports & Recreation Trust’

·        Sealed Bids accepted

·        Purchaser to make contact with Promiser before 31 December 2012

·        The acceptance of any Bid is at the discretion of the Auctioneer

·        Unless otherwise stated, dates and times to be agreed between Purchaser and Promiser


    Lots to be auctioned


Lot    Promise                                                                              Promiser ________________________________________________________________

  1      Cake each month x 6 months, within the chef’s              Jo Boyle


  2      Chauffeuring to and from Stansted                                  Ken Turner

  3      MOT                                                                                  Rayment’s Garage

  4      2 tickets Varsity Rugby Match + Tea 6/12/2012            Maurice Palmer

  5      Camyoga - 4 weeks beginner’s course x1                        L. Palmer-Masterton

  6      3 lbs sausages                                                                    Barker’s Butcher

  7      2 hour architectural consultation with sketch

design for alterations or extension - house/garden         Vic Franklin

  8      A cake                                                                                 Linda Orpwood

  9      1 x one hour tennis lesson       (Over & In)                      Matt Sanders

Lot    Promise                                                                              Promiser



10      20 portions of small cod and chips                                  Winners Takeaway

11      Create a website for a small business or

community group                                                             David Martin

12      Hanging basket or plants                                                  Pat Harvey

13      A Power Caddy golf  bag                                                 Maurice Palmer

14      A flight for 3 people over East Anglia                            Andy Hopper

15      2 hours carpentry - hanging doors etc                             Clive Chapman

16      4 ball Mon-Fri   Saffron Walden Golf Club                   Vic Franklin

17      4 Pantomime tickets Arts Theatre                                    Pat Watson         

18      12 x 10 ins portrait of a child in pastels                          Perveen Tayabali

19      Waitressing for a drinks party                                          Helen Leech

20      Baby sitting          - evening                                              Penny Saich

21      Use of 1973 MGB Roadster for long weekend

          Apr-Oct 2013 - full tank of petrol. Driver must

          be over 25 with a clean UK licence                                David Jones        

22      Cake each month x 6 months,                                         Ruth Shah

23      45min session of physiotherapy                                     Stephanie Hatter 

24      Chauffeuring - 15 mile radius of Lt Shelford               Ray Saich

25      Radio Cambridge tour of BBC Studios with

Andy Harper                                                                   Andy Harper

26      1 x one hour tennis coaching   (Over & In)                  Matt Sanders

27      30 day pass - Camyoga, Gt Shelford                             L. Palmer-Masterton


Lot    Promise                                                                            Promiser


28      Cottage, Cley-next-Sea, Norfolk - sleeps six        .        

Any week in 2013 where advertised rate is £505

or less, so excludes holiday periods. Booking

subject to availability and confirmation by owner         Andrew Hawthorn

29      Extra mature beef joint for 6 people + seasonal

vegetables and cheese board (Gog Magog Hills)           Charlie Bradford

30      ‘Summer Walk’ original oil painting on canvas

          by Jo Tunmer. 40cm x 40 cm                                          Jo Tunmer

31      2 Green Fees, Purdis Heath Golf Club, Ipswich            Maurice Palmer

32      2 tickets Thurs 10 Jan 2013 L Shelford

pantomime                                                                       Sarah Coppendale

33      Up to 20 cupcakes for a party                                         Ruth Shah

34      Original pencil drawing - Lt Shelford Church

          by E Pretty c.1870                                                           Vic Franklin

35      ½ price MOT - valid until 31 December 2012             Buckingham                                                                                                         & Stanley

36      £20 voucher - Burr Shoes, Gt Shelford                        Fun weekend

37      Nene Valley Railway - Family Pass                              Fun weekend

38      Soup for 6 + Quiche   Monthly x 3                               Jayne Jones

39      Water colour painting, ‘The Wye Valley’ by

          the late local artist and surgeon David Dunn                Maurice Palmer

40      4 tickets pantomime Arts theatre - drinks after

          the show and meet some of the cast                             David Martin

41      Use of studio barn for a drinks party                            Nick & Brie Lury

42      Meal for two + bottle of wine                                      Navigator

43      Cheeky Monkeys - 2 entry tickets. Weekdays only       Mel Chaplin



Lot    Promise                                                                Promiser


44      Bottle of red wine - Inycon Sicilia Shiraz                      Sycamore House

45      Four Green Fees - Gogs Golf Club                                Maurice Palmer

46      Luxury Beauty Treatment - Jane’s Beauty Clinic          Jane Simmonds

47      Ten hand tied trout flies for fishing                                Tim Leech           

48      A day’s fishing on the River Cam/Granta as

          Tim’s guest in the trout season.                                      Tim Leech

49      Writing a will for two people                                         Davies Solicitors

50      Half a day’s work - Carpenter & Joiner                         Simon Sparrow

51      ‘The Spree’ 50’s, 60’s, 70’s live band for your

          party or other entertainment for one night only

within a 30 mile radius of Cambridge                           David Andrews

52      Steak dinner for two - Square & Compass                     Bill Tiley

53      Zumba - 5 classes                                                             Rachel George

54      Chauffeuring - 15 mile radius of Lt Shelford                 Bernard Pearl

55      ‘Silverline’ mains hammer drill                                      B D H Toolshop

56      Two hours gardening                                                      Paul Ellum

Extra to catalogue

57      Golf for two with member – Gogs                                Jim McMenemy

58      Half day with 60 minutes of treatment(s) for

two people at Quy Mill Hotel Spa                                David Munro

59      Bottle of red wine                                                          Joan Atkins

60      A night in London. Stay in a recently converted

warehouse apartment located on the fourth floor

of this Shad Thames building with views over

Tower Bridge and the City. The apartment has

one bedroom, a large dining/sitting area, a

kitchen and two bathrooms. There is also parking

in the basement. Within easy reach of London

Bridge station, Tower Hill station and Docklands

Light Railway.                                                      Sue & Robin Fox

61      Will marzipan and ice a cake provided by the

buyer of this promise. Must receive the cake in

early December for it to be ready for Christmas  Chris Davey

62      A car clean, inside and outside at your house.

You supply vacuum cleaner, cleaning materials

 and cloths etc.                                                     Bridget Sumsion

63      Meat or vegetable curry for 4 people. As mild or

as spicy as you like.                                             Bridget Sumsion

64      A tour of the Botanical Gardens for 4 people                Judy Boothroyd

65      A sketch of this Lot winner’s house                    Allen Boothroyd  

66      Little  Shelford Historical Calendar 2013               David Martin

67      Fanny Wale book ‘A record of Shelford Parva’.                     David Martin