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Polperro Festival Fund-raising Auction!

Saturday 21 February at the British Legion

7pm onwards – viewing of lots, 7:45pm - short story competition winners,

8:00pm – Auction starts, 8:45pm – short break, 9:00pm – Raffle, 9:10pm – Auction continues

1. 2 x tours from St Austell Brewery (90 minute tour with 2 free halves), value £20 each.

2. Hamper of fudge & chocolates from the Cornish Maid, value approx. £20.

3. A watercolour painting called 'High Tide' from Gina Farrell, worth £22

4. Print of an oil painting entitled “Bear” from Patrick Gamble, value £25. Patrick is a spiritually inspired artist and healer, known for his thought-provoking images.

5. Five dozen fresh cut Scallops worth £25 - £30 from the Polperro Fish Company Ltd

20th Feb 2015


6. Limited edition “Universal Healing” painting from Patrick Gamble, value £25

7. 2 x bottles of wine supplied from Knightor Winery, value £30 for both

8. 3 hours gardening services from Dougie, worth £30.

9. Cornish produce Hamper from Polperro News, value approx. £30

10. 2 x OralB Pro2000 Electric toothbrushes plus a year’s supply of toothpaste donated by Leigh & Nick Gibb, value £35 each.

11. Breakfast for 4 (including drinks) at the Wheelhouse family restaurant, value £30 +

12. A Captains Platter lunch with a bottle of wine at The Ship Inn, value £40.

13. Computer health check and virus removal from Simon Hannaford Computer Solutions, value £40. The PC can be collected. Labour only, excludes parts.

14. A meal for 2 people at The three pilchards worth £40.

15. A 5kg bag of fresh mixed white fish, donated by Beaver, value £30 - £60.

16. A Manchester United signed t-shirt from Somewhere Restaurant

17. A meal at Michelle’s restaurant in Polperro for 2 people value £50.

18. Dinner for 2 people at Couchs Great House restaurant in Polperro, value £50.

19. Sunday lunch for 2 people at the Talland Bay Hotel (3 courses exc drinks), value £50.

20. Dinner for 2 people at The Kitchen restaurant in Polperro, value £50

21. Carvery for 4 people with a bottle of house wine at The Ruffwell Inn, Thorverton, nr Exeter, value £50 +.

22. £50 gift voucher to spend in Aquarius jewellers in Looe

23. A B&W print of the storms in Polperro from Custard Duck Photography, worth £55

24. An annual Family Pass to The Lost Gardens of Heligan (2 adults & up to 3 children with unlimited access for a whole year, value £60.

25. Red leather handbag from Hide and Seek, value £60

26. 6 hours gardening services from Elaine Woodhead and Cath & Chris Owen. Value £60

27. Opal & 925 sterling silver bracelet from Fine and Fancy, value £64.

28. Polperro Gym membership for a year, value £70

29. 1 nights B&B for 2 people at Penryn House in Polperro, value £75

30. 2 tickets to Millendreath Festival from 17 – 19 July. Acts include Toyah Wilcox, Style Council, King and Showaddywaddy, value £80.

31. A painting entitled “The Slip” by local artist Sue Lord, value £85

32. Simon Whittaker (Natal House) to play live music for an evening at your house/dinner party/BBQ, value £80 - £100

33. A half day bread baking and pastry making course at the House on the Props with lunch for 2 people, value £100.

34. 3 course dinner for 2 people with a bottle of Champagne at The Blue Peter, value £100.

35. 2 nights B&B in a double room at Natal House, Polperro (ex bank/public holidays & Festival week!) worth £140 - £160.

36. 1 night stay for 2 people at The Jubilee Inn in Pelynt in a 4 poster room including full breakfast the next morning plus dinner (to the value of £50), overall value £155.  Can be taken up to 31 December 2015.

37. An Old MacDonald's Farm themed quilt (60"x 60") made by Angie Pollok, value £200

38. Learn how to make a small quilt including pattern, materials and lessons in Angie Pollok’s studio, value approx £200.

39. Professional Art Projector from Sue Lord, value £250 (reserve £150)

40. 1 week staying in the Granite Henge holiday bungalow just outside Polperro with a shared swimming pool in low season. Available in 2015 or 2016. Check  for availability.  Donated by Cornish Goodness, Corner Cottage and Going Cuckoo. Value £250

41. 1 week’s stay in a self-catering apartment at Cottles B&B and Holiday Apartments. Valid for up to 2 people from October – April, excluding school holidays. Value £300.

42. 50 Sunday roast lunches at The Crumplehorn Inn. Can be redeemed any quantity at a time. Value £400

43. A short break in the historic Island House in Polperro between November 2015 and March 2016. Can be taken Mon - Fri or Fri - Mon.
 Value £375 - £425.

44. 3 night stay and dinner at Stonerush Lakes, luxury wooden holiday lodges in the Cornish countryside with their own private hot-tubs, about 20 mins from Polperro  Value £525

45. 2 weeks staying in a luxury villa with swimming pool in South West Florida. Situated in an up market residential area 10 minutes from the beach and 5 mins from the town of Rotunda with plenty of restaurants and bars. The villa has 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. Any available 2 weeks in 2015 or 2016. Flights not included. Check website for availability at  Kindly donated by Cornish Goodness, Corner Cottage and Going Cuckoo. Value £1,200

46. Sunday lunch at the Talland Bay Hotel with Richard Madeley as host for 3 people on Sunday 22 February at 1:30pm. Value priceless!

Payment is either by cash, cheque made payable to Polperro Festival or by BACS to Polperro Festival Committee at Co-op, Bank Sort Code: 08-92-99, Account No: 65452457

Polperro Festival Committee would like to say a big thank you to everyone who has donated and helped with the auction, to all those that have bid and an extra big thank you to the legendary Richard Madeley!

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