AQOB 2017 raised over £75,000 for STEPS
Thanks to all our sponsors, supporters and guests.
 Steps Charity Auction prizes

AUCTION LOTS

LOT 1   ****Sold for £850****

 A SIGNED LEICESTER CITY FOOTBALL CLUB SHIRT

A rare opportunity to acquire this genuine LCFC Shirt signed by the whole team which comes with a Certificate of Authenticity issued by Susan Whelan CEO of the Club.

 

 

 

 

Kindly donated by LCFC   www.lcfc.com

 

 


LOT 2    ****Sold for £1000**** 

TWO NIGHTS B&B FOR TWO STAYING AT  5* LUTON HOO HOTEL & SPA

This splendid mansion house dates from the late 18th century when it was the seat of the 3rd Earl of Bute, then Prime Minister to George III. The famous landscape designer, Capability Brown, was engaged to redesign the surrounding parkland and gardens.

Kindly donated by Elite Hotels     www.lutonhoo.co.uk           


LOT 3  ****Sold for £1000****

DAY OUT FOR 6 PEOPLE VISITING THE CATERPILLAR FACTORY

On this fabulously fun day full of boys’ toys, up to six people (min age 16) will be taken on a guided tour of the Caterpillar Factory at Desford to see how these world class machines are built here in Leicestershire. After lunch with the Plant Manager, you will be shown around the test yard where you will get a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to test drive some of the big yellow CAT diggers.
 
 Kindly donated by Caterpillar (UK) Ltd.

www.cat.com

 

 

 


LOT 4    ****Sold for £2000****

A 7 NIGHT HALF BOARD HOLIDAY FOR TWO AT THE EXCLUSIVE HOTEL DER BERGHOF IN LECH, AUSTRIA IN SUMMER 2018 (Incl. flights & transfers)

Enjoy a wonderful week wandering through glorious meadows carpeted with wild flowers amongst the stunning snow-topped mountains of the Arlberg region of Austria in summer 2018. You will stay in the luxury 4* Der Berghof Hotel in the exclusive resort of Lech on a half board basis and the holiday includes flights and transfers to the hotel

kindly donated by Stefan & Isabelle Burger. www.derberghof.at 


LOT 5    ****Sold for £1500****

A 2 NIGHT LUXURY LONDON BREAK FOR TWO PEOPLE  

County Hall Marriott

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Accommodation including breakfast kindly donated by Marriott Hotels. www.marriott.com

Dinner kindly donated by Corbin & King. www.thedelaunay.com 

A three-day, two night money-can’t-buy experience in London.

You will stay for two nights at the landmark Marriott County Hall Hotel, situated close to the London Eye. You will stay in an executive room with breath-taking views of the Thames and the Houses of Parliament.

This very exciting package includes a rare and exclusive tour of the House of Lords as a guest of Lord Bird.

During your stay you are also invited to take afternoon tea at The Ritz including a glass of champagne and to dine at the renowned Delaunay Restaurant in Covent Garden.          


LOT 6    ****Sold for £1200****

AN EXQUISITE AMETHYST & 18CT YELLOW GOLD NECKLACE & BRACELET

  

Designed and hand-made by fine-jewellery designer Heidi Kjeldson in Oakham, this magnificent necklace comprises genuine amethysts and Baroque South Sea Pearls linked together with 18ct yellow gold and is worth over £1000. Plus there is a beautiful matching bracelet which is worth almost £500.

Kindly donated by Heidi Kjeldsen    www.heidikjeldsen.co.uk   


LOT 7    ****Sold for £1000****

LONDON DAY OUT IN A CHAUFFEUR DRIVEN BENTLEY

On this fabulous day out in our capital city, your personal chauffeur will collect you and your guest from home in a magnificent Bentley and whisk you off to London where you can enjoy a day of utter luxury. The car and your chauffeur will be available to you all day, to take you shopping, to see a show or to enjoy seeing the sights – you choose.  Your day will also include Afternoon Tea with champagne at The Dorchester after which you will be driven home again.

Car kindly supplied by Bentley Leicester   www.leicester.bentleymotors.com                  Chauffeur: Peter E. Legg                                            


SILENT AUCTION LOTS

SEVEN DAYS IN A HOLIDAY COTTAGE NEAR BATH  ****Sold for £610****

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Bakery Cottage is situated within the exclusive Wiltshire town of Bradford-on-Avon offering truly luxurious, yet characterful accommodation. This former bakery makes a wonderful base from which to explore the Cotswolds and is just a 15 minute drive to the historic city of Bath. Available 24th – 31st August (other dates available by arrangement). The luxury accommodation offers two bedrooms: 1 king-size with TV and 1 single bedroom with feature fireplace. Bathroom: with shower over roll-top bath and WC. Lounge/diner: with TV and DVD. Kitchen: with electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge with ice box, dishwasher and washer/dryer. Downstairs WC. Outside: small enclosed decked area with seating.

Kindly donated by Belinda Saunders  Further details: Bakery Cottage


LEICESTER PACKAGE  ****Sold for £140****

Includes tickets for some of Leicestershire’s top attractions

 

Kindly donated by:

King Richard III Visitor Centre

National Space Centre

Conkers

 

 

Leicester Riders Basketball Team

Twycross Zoo

 

 


BACKSTAGE TOUR AT CENTRAL ITV STUDIOS  ****Sold for £265****

 

Take a peak behind the scenes at the Central Television studios and watch a live local news broadcast as it happens.

 


SIGNED CRICKET SHIRT  ****Sold for £320****

An England shirt worn by Steve Harmison during the 2005 Ashes cricket series played in England when England re-won The Ashes after 19 years!

Signed and presented framed.

Kindly donated by Pete Saunders

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FLYING EXPERIENCE  ****Sold for £650****

Take the controls of a light aircraft and soar through the sky on a journey to remember in this Land Away Triple Flying Lesson. You’ll join a CAA experienced instructor for a thrilling 90 minute adventure as you try your hand at three different skills: navigating, observing and piloting an aircraft.

You’ll land and take off from two different locations, taking it in turns with up to three other participants to try each aspect of this triple flying lesson. 

Kindly donated by Christie Townsend www.youtilize.co.uk  


ALL AUCTION LOTS SOLD SUBJECT TO Auction Terms and conditions 2017

WE WOULD LIKE TO THANK ALL OUR GENEROUS SUPPORTERS AND SPONSORS FOR OFFERING US SOME AMAZING PRIZES.

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