Charity Auction - Working in partnership with Cash for Kids

Raising funds for animals and children

Fri, 30th November 2018 (6:00pm - 10:00pm)

On Friday 30th November we are delighted to be teaming up with Cash for Kids and hosting a Charity Auction here at Oak Tree.

All proceeds will be split between us and this other fabulous local charity. Tickets are £30 each (tables of 10) and include a hot buffet supper and entertainment. Book a full table for £250. Please call 01228 560082 Ext. 225 to book.


We have the fabulous Drewdini the Table Magician thrilling you with his tricks, violinist Monika Davies treating you to some wonderful romantic tunes and Darren the DJ mixing in his music. All the while, Lakes Gin Tin will make sure you don't go thirsty.

We have some fantastic Lots up for grabs to make an ADVANCE BID, please follow these instructions:

 - In the subject line of your email, please type 'Charity Auction Advance Bid' and the Lot number you wish to bid on (e.g 'Charity Auction Advance Bid #1)

 - Please provide us with your full name, address and telephone number. 

 - In the body of the email, simply write the Lot number, along with the prize (to ensure there's no confusion!), and how much you would like to bid.

 - The email address you need is  If we receive a higher bid from another person, we will contact you. Please, therefore, keep an eye on your inbox! 

Happy bidding and Good Luck! 


LOT #1: Alpaca Family Walk 4ppl, Keswick. Donated by Alpacaly ever after (advance bid of £50)

... Want to take an alpaca for a walk? Of course you do! 

LOT #2: Pampering session (hair, body and nails). Donated by Angel's Hair and Beauty

... What better way to treat yourself or someone you know?

LOT #3 Askham Hall, Voucher for lunch and entry gardens. Donated by Askham Hall (advance bid of £80)

... Enjoy delicious food and beautiful surroundings by bidding on this delightful lot.

LOT #4 3 Hour Taster Session Sailing. Donated by Glenridding Sailing Centre

... A chance to get out on the water with experienced sailors, to experience the joys of sailing on Ullswater, arguably England's most beautiful lake.

LOT #5 House Clean - Krystal Kleen Cleaning Service Voucher. Donated by Jacky Brennan (advance bid of £80)

... Put your feet up and get the professionals in!  

LOT #6 Huge Hamper. Donated by RFM Accountants

... Full of irresistible treats to indulge in!

LOT #7 Harry Dabbs curved waffle girth with elastic at both ends. Donated by Ruth Clark Equestrian (advance bid of £35)

... For all horse-lovers out there

LOT #8 Full Car Valet. Donated by Lookers Volkswagen, Carlisle (advance bid of £30)

... Want your car to feel like new? Bid on this prize! 

STAR PRIZE: LOT #9 Fourball at Lee Westwood Colt Golf Course. Donated by Brewin Dolphin (advance bid of £100)

... Love your golf - this is the one for you! Set in the beautiful and serene Tyne Valley, minutes from Newcastle and nestled between the banks of the River Tyne and the ancient remains of Hadrian's Wall, the 250-year-old Close House estate grounds have been lovingly teased into two of the best courses in the country, with the Lee Westwood Colt Course gaining entry to the UK Top 100 courses club almost as soon as it opened.

STAR PRIZE: LOT #10 M-Sport Day At the Circuit. Donated by M-Sport Ltd

... One for motorsports enthusiasts! M-Sport's nerve centre is Dovenby Hall, a former hospital that enjoys an idyllic setting in the heart of the Cumbrian countryside. The site has been extensively renovated and the old manor house now sits next to a state-of-the-art workshop. The extensive site contains everything the team needs to function, with the vast majority of components produced in-house. The competition cars have the whole world as their stage, but everything comes together in a quiet corner of Cumbria.

STAR PRIZE LOT #11 Farlam Hall Afternoon tea with Prosecco. Donated by Cartmell Shepherds Solicitors (advance bid of £60)

... Tea with bubbles - and why not?

STAR PRIZE #12 Consultation and Course of 8 Treatments. Donated by Silverlink Clinic

... A complimentary Consultation and Course of 8 treatments for the Multi-Award winning Dermalux(R) LED Phototherapy which is the leading, non-invasive treatment that harnesses the power and beauty for visibly radiant, rejuvenated and refined skin.


SILENT AUCTION: (you can also bid on these!!) 

Lot #13 CFM 25th Anniversary Mug, Collector's Item. Donated by CFM

Lot #14 Hamper with Christmas goodies. Donated by Hills Garages of Wigton

Lot #15 Two tickets for taster sessions. Donated by Majestic Wines

Lot #16  Years membership of Pet Health Club, Paragon Vets. Donated by Paragon Vets

Lot #17 Voucher for Afternoon Tea for Two, Sally's. Donated by Sally's

Lot #18 Voucher for 2 tickets Christmas production Beauty and the Beast. Donated by Theatre by the Lake

Lot #19 Day Pass up to Four People. Donated by Walby Farm Park 

Lot #20  “Escape Room experience” for 6 people, King Kong Climbing Centre, Keswick. Donated by Jelf. 

Lot #21 Four tickets to any of their shows, Old Fire Station. Donated by Old Fire Station

Lot #22 Professional Equine First Aid Kit in a backpack. Donated by Paragon Equine Paragon Veterinary Group

Lot #23  Family Day passes for 4 people CenterParcs Whinfell Forest. Donated by CenterParcs


Thank you so much to all the businesses and individuals who have so kindly donated prizes. 


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