The Sir Bobby’s Breakthrough Online Charity Auction is now just four weeks away! Be sure to not miss out on one of sport’s greatest online auctions by registering your interest today.
From luxury cruises to bronze sculptures, golf getaways to rally car racing the Sir Bobby’s Breakthrough auction has items to please everyone.
BT Sport is the headline supporter for the auction which takes place from 10 – 27 October and aims to raise £1million in memory of football legend, Sir Bobby Robson. The auction will raise crucial funds for the Sir Bobby Robson Foundation, Breakthrough Breast Cancer and two Suffolk Hospitals.
Exciting auction items are announced every day. Head to www.sirbobbysbreakthrough.com to register.
Here is this week’s top 20 auction prizes*
You and a guest can pick from any of the Fred. Olsen cruises that set sail from the UK. The lucky couple will get to enjoy a cruise for up to 14 nights with accommodation, all meals, entertainment and port taxes included. www.fredolsencruises.com
A wonderful two-night stay at Ravenwood Hall Hotel, Bury St Edmunds includes champagne on arrival, breakfast each morning and one night of fine wine and a three course meal. Set within seven acres of secluded and tranquil Suffolk countryside, Ravenwood Hall has origins from the reign of Henry VIII. www.ravenwoodhall.co.uk
One lucky person could be playing a four ball on Goodwood’s exclusive Downs Course, which is considered to be the finest Downland Course in England. The round starts from the lavish surroundings of The Kennels, Goodwood’s sporting member’s private club and home to Ralph Lauren’s first flagship store in Europe. Donated by Greene King. www.goodwood.co.uk/golf-at-
You and a guest have a chance to enjoy a tailor-made VIP home match experience. This prize includes a stadium tour, delicious meal in the Directors Lounge, plus tailor made extras – for example, if you would like to bring a child with you Norwich City FC will look at potentially making them mascot for the day.
5. Jam tour
You and a guest will enjoy a tour of Wilkin & Sons. Famous for making preserves, marmalades and associated products, senior staff will show the winner around the Wilkin & Sons factory and fruit farm. The tour will finish with a delicious cream tea. www.tiptree.com
Enjoy a three-night stay at The Marcliffe Hotel & Spa, with golf at the famous Trump International and Royal Aberdeen golf courses and a delicious a la carte dinner on one night. The five-star luxury hotel is set against a backdrop of 11 acres of beautiful wooded grounds. www.marcliffe.com
A VIP match day experience for two guests at Goodison Park to enjoy Everton FC’s fixture against Norwich City on Saturday 11 January 2014. This package includes a champagne reception, three-course pre-match meal, executive seating, complimentary pre- and post-match bar, VIP tour of Goodison Park and the opportunity to meet members of Everton’s first team. www.evertonfc.com
Enjoy a luxurious two-night stay including a traditional English breakfast and dinner at an award-winning Eden Hotel Collection hotel of your choice. Choose from seven luxury hotels across four counties, each with an individual style.
Two VIP tickets to the Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials. The day will included full hospitality in the exclusive area including lunch, tickets to the finale of the event, show jumping in the main arena, access to the winning rider’s press conference and a chance to meet the top riders after the event. www.mitsubishi-cars.co.uk
10. Rally Car Racing
You have the incredible chance to be a passenger in an M-Sport prepared Rally Car at a test / PR event in Cumbria. This amazing package also includes a tour of the Dovenby Hall facilities for the winning bidder and up to three guests. www.m-sport.co.uk
You and a guest can enjoy an overnight stay in one of Ashdown Park Hotel & Country Club’s luxurious master suites, complete with breakfast and a choice of one of the hotel’s signature spa treatments. Experience the hotel’s award-winning cuisine and elegant landscapes in the heart of East Sussex. www.ashdownpark.com
A fantastic opportunity to have the leading Trick Shot Specialist in the world perform at your very own golf day. Amazing skills and a very quick wit will see your guests amazed and amused at your event. Perfect for any corporate golf or charity event. www.theaspirationgroup.co.uk
Stroll across Rockley Beach, Barbados famous of its lush sands and clear waters then relax at your private villas for six. A short distance from two pink sand beaches and four championship golf courses, the villa includes a private pool and wet bar. Donated by Mike Atwell.
You and a guest will have the chance to enjoy an overnight stay in The Grand Hotel, Eastbourne with a delicious dinner in their award-winning restaurant. The five-star luxury hotel has breathtaking views of the sea and cliffs at Beach Head. www.grandeastbourne.com
Newcastle FC fan? Bid on a framed Newcastle FC shirt, signed by Sir Bobby Robson and Alan Shearer. Donated by John & Carol Harris.
An incredible chance for two people to spend the day at the Gloucester Rugby Club. Watch a team training session followed by a delicious four course lunch with members of the team at the Legends Lounge, with a panoramic view of the pitch. This prize includes two tickets to the game. www.glocesterrugby.co.uk
You and a guest can enjoy an overnight stay at The Montagu Arms Hotel with delicious gourmet dining complete with wine at their award-winning Terrace Restaurant. Deep in the heart of the New Forest, discover the hotel’s unique charm and picturesque gardens. www.montaguarmshotel.co.uk
This great corporate golf, event management package will deliver you a fun and professional golfing tournament to impress your guests. The package includes two PGA golf professionals/ event managers, professional registration and check in service, 40 inch plasma screen to display format and itinerary of the day and beat a professional competition. www.theaspirationgroup.co.uk
This is a unique, limited edition print of Sir Bobby Robson, Bryan Robson, Gary Lineker, Terry Butcher and Peter Shilton. Donated by Sir Bobby Robson Foundation.
Tom Maley is one of the foremost sculptures of his generation, completing many public and private commissions including his Newcastle United ‘local heroes’ series featuring Sir Bobby Robson. This small statue is quarter life-size and is one of only 25 worldwide. www.tommaley.com
* Visit the website at www.sirbobbysbreakthrough.com for detailed information on what each prize includes and the terms and conditions.
About Sir Bobby Robson Foundation
The Sir Bobby Robson Foundation was set up by Sir Bobby in 2008 and he devoted the last 18 months of his life to it.
It funds projects within the Newcastle upon Tyne NHS Foundation Trust to help improve early detection and find more effective treatments for cancer.
It directly benefits cancer patients within the North East and Cumbria and contributes significantly to the wider, global fight against this terrible disease.
Ground-breaking clinical trials of new cancer drugs are being done at the Sir Bobby Robson Cancer Trials Research Centre at Freeman Hospital in Newcastle.
Find out more information at: www.sirbobbyrobsonfoundation.