As part of their fundraising push for the London-Paris 2012 cycle challenge our friends at Brewin Dolphin are running an online auction with some fantastic prizes on offer. You can find details of these items and place bids for them below, the auction will be open until 6.45pm on Wednesday 13 June so be sure to place your bid by then.
Brewin Dolphin are helping us to beat blood cancers as sponsors to the Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research London-Paris Team. Fifteen finely-tuned, lycra-clad athletes are riding 520km over three days and hoping to beat the £120,000 total the team raised last year. Find out more about the event.
Please note that to bid on any of the items you will need to create a 32auctions account, which will only take a minute. Good luck and happy bidding!
Ultimate Arsenal FC Fan Experience
A trip behind the scenes at Sky Sports with John Salako (2 Guests)
An Arsenal Experience Tour with Arsenal Legend Lee Dixon (4 Guests)
PLUS - Ball signed by the current Arsenal Team 2011/12 season
PLUS - An Arsenal shirt signed by the 2011/12 squad
Kindly donated by Lee Dixon, John Salako, the League Managers' Association and Arsenal Football Club.
Terms and conditions: The date for the Arsenal tour is to be confirmed once 2012/2013 fixtures become available.
A unique opportunity to have your next Press Release written by Former Director of Communications for Number 10, Alastair Campbell.
Alastair will also include the winner as a character in his next novel.
PLUS - a year's subscription to The Spectator.
Kindly donated by Alastair Campbell and The Spectator.
Terms and conditions: Please note this prize is non-transferable and subject to availability.
The Grove with Rugby Legend, Zinzan Brooke
The opportunity for you and two guests to enjoy a round of golf with New Zealand rugby legend Zinzan Brooke on The Grove's championship course. PLUS four ground passes to the IRISH OPEN at Royal Portrush on Thursday 28th June 2012.
The prize includes 1 x 4 ball for 18 holes at the Grove's championship course with full access to the practice facilities before you and your guests tee off.
Kindly donated by Sportingclass and The Grove.
Terms and conditions: Please note that all additional costs to be covered by the auction winner. Food and beverages are not included. Please note booking is subject to availability and the passes for the Irish Open are non-transferable.
Exclusive Monaco Formula1 Grand Prix Weekend, May 2013
You and a guest can enjoy all the action and glamour of the Monaco Formula1 Grand Prix weekend next year on 24th to 27th May 2013. This exclusive auction item includes the following : Return flights from London to Nice. 3 x nights accommodation in a central hotel in Nice. Full hospitality on both the practise day and the race day - including breakfast and lunch with complimentary bar. Access to balcony to view the practise day and race, where you will be up close to the action throughout the weekend.
Kindly donated by Bespoke Events
Terms and conditions: Please note transfers are not included.
Bid for this prize now!
Exclusive cycling trip to Majorca with the legendary Stephen Roche
This prize is for 2 people for three nights at the Triple Crown winner Stephen Roche's cycling camp, staying at the Ponent Mar Hotel in Palma, Majorca.
This exclusive prize includes a ride and dinner with Roche himself, half board hotel accommodation, cycle hire and a Stephen Roche 25th anniversary limited edition cycling jersey for both riders and a signed autobiography (being published in June 2012).
Kindly donated by Stephen Roche
Terms and conditions: Please note that flights and transfers are not included. Dinner and hosted ride with Stephen Roche subject to his availability. This prize is non-transferable.
Private Garden consultation with RHS Gold Award winner Chelsea Flower Show designer, Cleve West
This is the perfect gift for any keen gardener who is looking to gain some expert design advice on their garden. Cleve West has built a reputation for innovative garden design, from private havens to award winning show gardens. As part of this fantastic prize, Cleve will meet you at the Brewin Dolphin London office for a private two hour consultation to discuss your garden and design requirements. As part of the consultation, Cleve will produce some bespoke design ideas with recommended plant and flower lists, in order for you to transform your garden.
Kindly donated by Cleve West Landscape Design
Terms and conditions: Please note the date and timing of the consultation are subject to availability. This prize is non-transferable and must be redeemed by the successful auction winner only.
Training Day with Sonia O'Sullivan
Here is your chance to bid on a training day with Olympic athlete, middle-distance runner and all-round champion Sonia O’Sullivan. The training schedule starts at Lensbury Club in Teddington and includes a run to Richmond Park or St. Mary's track dependent on winner’s capacity and training requirement. Sonia is flexible on distance and speed depending on level of ability. A gym session followed by gentle swim to warm down. Lunch with Sonia and the chance to talk about her training and racing over the years, and why she still loves running and fitness. Drinks and snacks between sessions. Plus the chance for photos and a signed book for Sonia’s training partner for the day to take home.
Kindly donated by Sonia O'Sullivan
Terms and conditions: Transport to Teddington not included.