We’re unveiling our very special auction which as ever contains truly original lots that generally simply cannot be bought.
Thanks to the generous support of our co-hosts and sponsors, every penny you contribute through buying tickets, bidding in our auction or buying one of our luxury Lucky Dip bags goes straight to help homeless and at risk LGBT young people.
So dig deep and treat yourself or a friend to something amazing and support some incredible people doing some really vital work.
An Afternoon at Gieves & Hawkes, No.1 Savile Row.
Gieves & Hawkes has been in business since the 18th Century and has dressed such legends as Admiral Lord Nelson, The Duke of Wellington, Sir Winston Churchill and Charlie Chaplin among many others. Jason Basmajian, Creative Director, is delighted to welcome you and your guest for afternoon tea at their historic London home at No.1 Savile Row, after which you will go behind the scenes of this storied address and the bidder will select a made-to-measure outfit of their choosing from our Private Tailoring Service, to the value of £2,000.
Kindly donated by Gieves & Hawkes
Let them entertain you!
Writer Rena Brannan will cook for you and four friends in your home while her wife, actress Sophie Ward, shares tales of life on the stage and screen. You will be entertained in royal style by a true power couple who are both fabulous raconteurs!
Kindly donated by Rena Brannan and Sophie Ward
Luxe, calme et volupté – an elegant escape to France
Extremely generous supporters of the Albert Kennedy Trust have given the use of their elegant home in South West France for a four night long weekend for up to twelve people. Between the mediaeval city of Carcassone and the beaches of the mediterranean, La Fraissinède is an extraordinary country residence in the heart of the Corbières, incorporating modern style with the ambience and proportions of an ancient wine cuve. It offers an amazing setting and views, six double en-suite bedrooms, open-plan entertaining spaces, terraces, a tranquil courtyard, a tennis court and large heated pool. This offer excludes high season, is by agreement and valid for one year.
The Red Hot! Experience
We have two very special lots generously donated by artist Thomas Knights and two of his gorgeous subjects from the hugely successful RED HOT! exhibition that challenges perceptions of redheads and is aligned with the Anti-Bullying Alliance. The buyer of each lot gets not only the fabulous framed, limited edition art print to adorn their home but also a night out at the always-hot Room Service where you and the subject of the portrait will be guests of Jodie Harsh.
Your very own Brady Boy!
Thomas Knights’ portrait of Tom Brady, Team GB canoeist and model is like the subject itself, a thing of beauty. Hang it in your home and then head out to Room Service with Tom himself and the photographer, Thomas Knights. Not just for Jan and Marsha!
Kindly donated by Thomas Knights, Tom Brady, Jodie Harsh and Room Service
The artist’s muse
Jake Hold is a model with Elite and it shows! This lively portrait of the tattooed Jake with his gorgeous golden red mane would grace any Mayfair penthouse. How would it look over your fireplace? The buyer also gets a night out at Room Service with Jake and Thomas Knights.
Kindly donated by Thomas Knights, Jake Hold, Jodie Harsh and Room Service
Sculpture by internationally renowned artist Shaun Brosnan
Shaun Brosnan’s stunning work has been exhibited around the world. Tonight Shaun has generously donated one of his hand-beaten lead sculptures. We love it and really want to keep it for ourselves but it has to go to the highest bidder!
Kindly donated by the artist
A night at the Royal Court Theatre with Mr Russell Tovey
We have a very special VIP package on Thursday 27th February for four lucky people. You will see Mr Tovey in his sold-out play, The Pass, be treated to drinks, nibbles and a talk about the play before it begins, a signed playtext, interval drinks and then more drinks with the cast after the show. A must for any theatre buff or buff actors!
Kindly donated by CMS
Memento of an amazing summer and incredible achievement
A piece of sporting history could be yours. Paralympian and captain of the Team GB women’s seated volleyball team at London 2012, Claire Harvey is a truly inspirational role model. She has donated a signed Team GB shirt! Frame it and treasure it or wear it and hope some of the magic rubs off! It’s up to you.
Kindly donated by Claire Harvey
Your picture in OK! Magazine with one of our celebrity guests
Yes, you can be the talk of the town when your picture appears in OK! Magazine! Be the envy of your friends, and millions of people you have never met when your snap sets tongues wagging!
Kindly donated by OK! Magazine