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Summer Auction

  • GPT Smokehouse Bath BA2 3BD (map)

We are having a summer auction on Sunday June 7th at the GPT Smokehouse in Bath.

There will be food, drinks, live music and more. The live music comes from a trio of nationally reknowned musicians, who are kindly donating their services free of charge. Some have performed with Joss Stone and Beverley Knight, so we look forward to their performance.

Thanks to the generosity of the many supporters of the Trust, we have some fabulous prizes up for auction. We shall be adding more as they are donated to us, so please come back to this page for more prizes.

Tickets cost £20.
To purchase a ticket, please send an email to

If you can't make it, but would still like one of these great items, you can send us an online bid, by completing the form at the bottom of this page.

Casa La Celada Holiday Villa

A week in this fabulous villa in Andalucia has been donated by the artist Amanda Hamilton.

Take a look at a more detailed description and images of this fantastic villa at

There will be a reserve price of £600 to cover the costs of the villa owner. We won't make a penny on a £600 bid!



Lunch 4 for at Sam's Kitchen

The award winning Sam's Kitchen in Walcot Street, Bath have kindly donated a lunch for 4 people.
It will be a 3 course lunch with wine - for 4 people.


Sunseeker Boat Trip

There are trips on boats and there's a trip on a luxury Sunseeker boat!
Which is what we have for auction.

The boat can take 6 to 8 people and the trip will take you from Portland Marina to Lulworth Cove. It also includes a picnic lunch and Prosecco on arrival.

Thank you to Helen Moger for the kind donation of this trip.



Guitar Lessons

Fancy your self as a rock star?
Up for auction is a course of 10x 30 minute guitar lessons in the Bath area. This would be ideal for a beginner or intermediate. Either acoustic or electric guitar.

The lessons will be given by none other than Trustee Tony Taylor. Tony has been playing guitar for years. For the last 12 years he has been the guitarist for a funky disco events band - (that's Tony on the left, at the Jubilee Party in Victoria Park). Usual cost: £150


Lotus Formula 1 Team Factory tour

A chance in a lifetime to take a tour of the factory of the Lotus Formula 1 team! Many thanks to Nick Dougherty for arranging this.

The tour is for 2 people at Lotus F1 Team's Enstone Headquarters.

Fish Supper

A fabulous fish supper has been donated by Seafoods award winning fish and chips in Kingsmead Square, Bath. It is a voucher for £20, eat in or take-away. Valid Mon-Fri 12 to 4pm.


Acrylic Artwork on canvas

For auction is this beautiful 100x70cm acrylic artwork on canvas. No need to describe it in words. Just look at it.

Kindly donated by Faith Reed.





Sportzcoach Birthday Party

Andy Fenton has donated a Sportzcoach birthday party for children.

90 minutes of fun followed by medals. Usual cost £120


Two Hour Photography session

Andrew Brannan, finalist in the 2015 Wedding Industry Awards, has kindly donated a two hour photography session. The winner will receive a flash drive of the best images, edited and with full rights. I.e. they are all yours and you don't have to pay for them!



Fitness/Exercise sessions

Michael Johnson's Family Fitness have kindly donated a range of fitness, lifestyle and exercise programmes - there's something for everyone. All in the Bath area.

  1. 21 Day Challenge (£97)
  2. A two week personal training transformation (£200)

Meal for 2 at Yammo

The multiple award winning Yammo restaurant on Walcot Street, Bath have donated a meal for 2 up to the value of £50. Valid Monday to Thursday. Yammo are Bath Life's restaurant of the year 2015. Check out their other awards.


Full Bike Fitting at John's Bikes, Bath.

Mark at John's Bikes has kindly donated a full fitting and set up.

Mark was trained by Cyclefit as a Trek Precision Fit/Cyclefit Analyst, who have worked with Team GB and fit the Trek World Racing team amongst others.
The fit is about you and what you want out of your time on the bike.
The fit takes place on your bike. Duration 2 - 2.5 hours.
Includes a follow consultation.
Usual cost: £120


Rupert Blamire Handmade Pottery.

Rupert Blamire has kindly donated a collection of handmade pottery. The set consists of a trio of bowls ideal for serving nuts, nibbles, crisps and snacks. There is also a vinegar dressing bottle and a small jug. Each piece is made on a potters wheel and hand glazed. Truly unique and beautiful.


Voucher for a bouquet of flowers

Peter and Jane Hawking florist have kindly donated a £50 voucher for flowers. They are for delivery in the Bath area or collection from the shop in Chippenham.



Limited Edition Bath Rugby Shirt

This is one of only 30 embroidered Bath rugby
shirts made for the Aviva Premiership rugby final
at Twickenham on May 30th!



Phil Smith Be Gorgeous Hair Care Products

Multi Award winning and celebrity hairdresser Phil Smith has donated this collection of styling tools and products. Everything you need to have salon perfect hair.
Slim plate hair straightener
Curling tong
Big it up thickening cream
Hot iron mist
Curly locks curl control
Big it up volume boosting mousse
Argon oil hair transforming cream.
Value £70

Signed Bath Rugby Shirt from Premiership Semi-Final

Bath Rugby Signed.jpg

Mike Evans has kindly donated an official match worn shirt from the Bath vs. Leicester Premiership semi final.
Signed by the first team, including:
Sam Burgess, George Ford and Jonathan Joseph



John Haskins Artwork

This amazing John Haskins framed artwork has been so kindly donated by Antonio Sanchez Moya from More Water Systems. This is an incredible prize. John Haskins' work generally sells for over £1000. For more information on John Haskins please go here:


Meal for two at the Muddy Duck

The fabulous restaurant, the Muddy Duck in Monkton have donated a meal for two with wine in their restaurant. The food here is fantastic!


Haircut - With Emma Hodgkins

Lastly, but not least the founder, Emma Hodgkins, is offering a haircut.

Well, it wouldn't be an auction without it!
Value: Priceless.

Online Bidding has now closed. Thank you for your support!


Later Event: 14 June
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