Venue: Woodlands Church, Belgrave Road, Clifton, Bristol BS8 2AA.
Date: Saturday 28th November 2015
Time: 6.30pm – 11pm
Dress code: Dress to impress!
S01. Soak up the Greek sun. Relax in the Greek sun, nibble on fresh olives and saunter along Epidauros’ finest beaches while staying in this idyllic Greece Peloponnese getaway for a week. Two twin/double rooms plus large lounge with a bed settee and two fold up beds make this a flexible option. Travel not included.
S02. Meet with TV garden designer. Get green-fingered with a two-hour consultation with TV gardener Jill Fenwick. From her studio in Wiltshire, Jill designs beautiful, contemporary gardens that are organic and low maintenance. Jill has won awards from the Society of Garden Designers, Royal Horticultural Society and British Association for Landscape Industries.
S03. A week away with Maypole cottages in the heart of Padstow. This cottage has fabulous views, open plan living, a private courtyard and a fully equipped kitchen. Out of season booking only, sleeps six (two twin/double rooms, one bunk-bedded room).
S04. Clifton family photoshoot. Get the whole family together for a fun-filled one-hour photoshoot, where you’ll be made to feel welcome and at ease by the professional and friendly team at Clifton Photographic Company.
S05. Port Isaac sea views for ten. Relax for four nights in the beautiful seaside town of Port Isaac in this stunning, fully equipped house for ten people. Wander the picturesque village, visit the local fish cellars or chill out with amazing Cornish sea views from the comfort of the lounge. Enjoy before 30/04/2016.
S06. See Bristol by paddleboard. See Bristol’s Floating Harbour from a brand new perspective. Sample the basics or explore the exciting waterways of Bristol Harbourside– with expert instructors to show you the ropes. Paddleboarding is fun, safe and easy to learn – you’ll be standing up before you know it in this hour-long session.
S07. Seaside stay in Bournemouth. Wake up to sea views and the sound of waves in this six-bed (double with en-suite and two twins) penthouse apartment located on the clifftops of Southbourne, Bournemouth. Paddle in the sea, sip hot chocolate in beachside cafes and wander along to the picturesque Hengistbury Head during a relaxing, week-long retreat.
S08. Millennium Centre tickets. Ever been to the Millennium Centre in Cardiff? You can go home tonight with two tickets to the show of your choice. Coming up within the next year are Shrek the Musical, Matthew Bourne’s Sleeping Beauty, Billy Elliot, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and many more!
S09. See the enchanting ‘Snow Child’. Treat the family to a magical experience this holiday season with tickets for two adults and two children to The Snow Child. An enchanting production based on the classic Russian fairy tale at the Rondo Theatre, Bath which runs from 9th-20th December 2015.
S10. Climb then unwind. A whole day of indoor climbing for one is up for grabs at The Climbing Academy, based in Bristol. Afterwards, relax those aching limbs with a soothing massage to unwind.
S11. Wind in the Willows. This Christmas, follow the escapades of the reckless Toad and his longsuffering friends Ratty, Mole and Badger in the Wind in the Willows as they are brought to life at the Bristol Old Vic. Valid for two adults and three children, this also includes programmes for the kids and the chance to meet Mr Toad!
S13. Post-Christmas relaxation. A month of unlimited yoga at Yoga Bristol and an hour of deep tissue massage could be your post-Christmas treat. A slightly indulgent New Year’s resolution! Both in Bristol.
S14. The ultimate golf challenge. A round of golf for four at Filton Golf Club, boasting a superb rolling parkland course which is in top condition all year round. Claimed as one of the most difficult courses in the country, Filton is a real test for any level of golfer. Are you up for it?
S15. Silver jewellery to suit you. Two items of silver handmade jewellery. Choose from beautiful lace bangles, knot necklaces, cufflinks and keyrings for you and your partner, or alternatively treat yourself to both! Necklaces and keyrings can be personalised if requested.
S16. Paintballing experience for 5. Get your adrenaline pumping with this Paintball experience from Delta Force for up to five people. Several locations nationwide to choose from.
S17. Beautiful handmade quilt. A beautiful handmade quilt, sewn by members of Bristol Quilters Society on this, their 35th Anniversary. Quilted and bound by hand, it is warm, comfortable and will last for generations to come.
S18. Escape to St Ives. Enjoy a week away in the stunning Cornwall town of St. Ives. Up to four people can enjoy this beautifully appointed apartment (double and twin rooms) just minutes’ walk from Porthmeor beach, as well as the quaint harbour with surrounding shops, restaurants and bars. Off peak only.
S19. Suspension bridge original. A stunning original Neil Edbrooke landscape photographic print of the iconic Clifton Suspension Bridge at night, A2, framed. The perfect addition to any home. View at our auction stand.
S20. The Woman In Black. Now celebrating 25 terrifying years in the West End, two tickets to the Woman In Black, a brilliant study in atmosphere, illusion and controlled horror. To top off the experience you will receive a signed book, bag and mug from the author.
L01. Visit to Bloodhound. Experience a piece of history with a visit to the UK Bloodhound team, set to be the first ‘car’ to top 1000mph. Includes a signed memento print.
L02. Glastonbury goodies. Miss the festival? Re-live the excitement with this fantastic collection of Glastonbury 2015 memorabilia, including t-shirts, programme, on-site newspaper and tote bags!
L03. Date night: tapas and cinema. Enjoy a wonderful night out for two with dinner at Pata Negra, a bustling, Spanish Tapas and wine bar in the heart of Bristol’s Old City, and then wander over to the Watershed cinema to enjoy a complimentary screening of your choice.
L04. GoPro camera and biking. Plenty of thrills (and hopefully no spills) with this mountain biking experience, courtesy of Pedal Progression! Better yet, record the ride of your life with a brand new GoPro action camera so that you can re-live your experience!
L05. Pamper night at L’Occitane. L’Occitane Cribbs Causeway welcomes you and up to 15 friends for an evening of pampering. Relax and enjoy wine, chocolates, a skincare consultation, mini facial, a luxury hand scrub and massage.
L06. Tickets to ‘Strictly Live’. Hooked on Strictly Come Dancing? See all of the dancers and judges live in action, with these tickets for two at The NIA, Birmingham, on 23rd January 2015.
L07. Personal chef for the evening. The fabulous Imogen, trained by Michelin-Starred Simon Rogan amongst others, will cater for up to eight guests from your kitchen whilst you host your nearest and dearest. With an accompanying waitress, she will serve up canapés and three delicious courses. Wine not included.
L08. Fast car driving experience. Follow in the footsteps of Hill, Coulthard, Mansell, Moss and Irvine and take to the track at Castle Combe. This is a fast car driving experience for one with top class instruction.
L09. Isle of Mull boutique getaway. Two nights on the Isle of Mull. Escape to one of Scotland’s best kept secrets and enjoy the raw beauty of nature with a two-night getaway on the Isle of Mull. Stay in Strongarbh House; a luxurious boutique B&B set just above Tobermory Bay in the heart of the town. Travel not included.
L10. Sam Evans Band private gig. Enjoy tonight’s band? If you have an event coming up, or even just want to throw a party, the Sam Evans Band will provide a two-hour gig for you, and whomever you wish to invite!
L11. Portrait by Warren Sealey. An exciting opportunity to sit for a portrait in oil with Bristol-based artist Warren Sealey, student of the Academy of Realist Art as well as the Angel Academy, Florence. Single person (adult or child), oil on panel, 40x50cm.
L12. Spanish villa for six. Escape with six friends to southern Spain for a week to this quintessential Spanish villa (two double rooms plus two sofa beds). Explore local villages such as Monovar and Pinoso, or venture slightly further afield to the spa baths at Fortuna and castles at Alicante and Guadalest. Accommodation only, flights not included.
L13. Take to the skies! A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to co-pilot a two seater, single engine plane. Choose to take off from either Bath or Worcestershire and enjoy a half hour flight over Bristol’s picturesque neighbouring city or the stunning Cotswolds. Small, light aircraft so requires fine weather. Mutually agreeable dates.
L14. Gloucester County Cricket. For fans of leather-on-willow, enjoy this family ticket to any Gloucester County Cricket Club 2016 home match. Valid for two adults and two under-19s, including T20 Blast and Royal London One-Day cup.
L15. Original Jean Jones painting. An original painting by Bristol’s very own Jean Jones; a professional, studio-based painter, with three successful solo London shows under her belt, many years of teaching and selling her work across the UK.
L16. Square Food masterclass. Enjoyed your meal this evening? This ultimate foodie prize offers you the chance to learn from the best – Barny Haughton is not only an award-winning chef, restaurateur and Eco Food pioneer, but he also prepared the very meal you enjoyed tonight. Learn from Barny at a Square Food Master Cookery Class.
L17. Stunning Llys Meddyg retreat. A truly luxurious night away for two in the beautiful Alastair Sawday recommended boutique hotel, Llys Meddyg, nestled on the Pembrokeshire coast. Famous also for its restaurant, a stay would not be complete without an evening meal and breakfast. No Saturday bookings, enjoy before 31/03/15, drinks not included.
L18. Champagne picnic for two. Hit the great outdoors in style with this specially made selection of delicious treats from the fabulous Papadeli in Clifton, along with a delightfully decadent bottle of Champagne.
L19. Rovers hospitality tickets. This VIP day for two people for Bristol Rovers Vs Morecambe on 20th February 2016 is a football lover’s dream! Your day will include a three-course meal, complimentary programme, seating in the East Stand, half time refreshments and the opportunity to witness the ‘Man of the Match’ presentation.
L20. Magical South African safari. Enjoy the magic of South Africa on this six days and six night safari for two, including three meals and two game drives a day. Cool lounges, stunning views, sparkling swimming pools and tastefully prepared buffet meals add to this amazing experience among abundant plains wildlife. T&Cs apply; not including flights.