AUCTION CATALOGUE OF LOTS

ACT ONE

Time for Tea – Breakfast for 4 people

Tuck into a hearty full English breakfast to get your day off to the best start.
A breakfast voucher for 4 people at the lovely Time for Tea cafe right next to Kenilworth Castle – where you can take a stroll to walk it off!

Expiry Date: December 2021
Donated by: Time for Tea, 40 Castle Hill, Kenilworth

Value: £30

Avon Hamper

Treat yourself or someone in need of some pampering to this lovely hamper of Avon goodies.

Value £30

Gill’s Classic Christmas Cake

A boozy Christmas cake filled with festive spirits donated by Gill Bowser. A traditional brandy infused fruit cake complete with a bespoke topping of icing or nuts – the choice is yours!
Order must be placed by 31st October 2021.

Value: £40

£20 Kenilworth Books Token

Kenilworth’s independent bookstore – a magical place rammed full of books just waiting to be discovered. Nestled into the heart of the town in Talisman Square there’s a page turner waiting for readers of all ages.

Expiry Date: June 2022

Family Photo Shoot or Headshots/Individual Portraits

A two-hour studio-based shoot at the Talisman Theatre by the theatre’s resident photographer extraordinaire – Peter Weston.

It can be formal or a light hearted “fun” session and can be totally tailored to what you’d like whether themed, fun or incorporating a hobby.
You’ll receive up to 30 fully edited files provided digitally plus a choice of prints:
2 x A3 prints & 4 x A4 prints
OR
1 x A3 & 2 x A4 prints.
Donated by Peter Weston
Peter Weston retains copyright terms of all images.
Session booking will be subject to Theatre availability

Value £200

Hand Crocheted Scarf

A beautiful hand crocheted scarf in Aran tan coloured wool so will work with any outfit. It will wrap some warmth and love around you on chilly summer’s evenings and into the winter.

Sharon crochets hearts for a local organisation called Takeheart who send out little crochet hearts to people to remind them ‘you are not alone’ and this scarf will have a little heart attached to give the lucky winner and little bit of love as well.

Donated by Sharon

Value £40

£30 Tropic Skincare Voucher

A £30 voucher to spend on any product included in the product magazine or website.

Voucher expires 31st December 2021.

Must be redeemed directly with Sally.

Donated by: Sally Mortimer Tropic Ambassador
https://www.tropicskincare.com/sallymortimer

Original watercolour print by Wendy Morris

A long-standing member of The Talisman, Wendy Morris’ design talents have crafted many wonderful set designs over the years.

Wendy’s kindly donated a beautiful print of her intricate watercolour Pink Hydrangea that would make a wonderful addition to any home’s interior decor.

Value £35

4 x Drumming Lessons

Get your groove on and bash life out to your own beat with 3 x 30-minute drumming lessons.

Lessons will take place at Archways Drum School Leamington Spa, tucked away under the railway bridge putting the life and soul into Leamington Spa.

Voucher expires: 31st March 2022

Donated by: Archways Drum School, Leamington
www.archwaysdrumschool.com

Value £60

A pair of tickets for MAMMA MIA at The Novello Theatre, in the west end of London

It’s been far too long that we’ve been without live theatre so what better way to celebrate the theatres reopening by going to see MAMMA MIA!

Join in the fun of the world’s sunniest, most exhilarating smash-hit musical!
Fall in love with the irresistibly funny tale of a mother, a daughter and three possible dads on a Greek island idyll, all unfolding to the magic of ABBA’s timeless songs. Whatever age you are, you can’t help but have the time of your life at MAMMA MIA!

T&Cs:
1) The prize is two A Band tickets to MAMMA MIA!
2) Travel to and from London and any additional expenses incurred are not included.
3) Tickets Monday to Thursday only and must be booked for performances before 31st March 2022.

Donated by: David Grindrod (Patron to Talisman Theatre)
https://www.delfontmackintosh.co.uk/whats-on/mamma-mia

Value £150

ACT TWO

Indian Edge Meal for 2 – £30 voucher

Kenilworth’s finest Indian restaurant and a favourite place for many show casts and crew members to go and celebrate their show run. This voucher of £30 can be used in the restaurant for anything on the menu from a creamy coconut korma or a sizzling vindaloo if you like it hot! A truly family run independent business that has missed the Talisman cast and crew nights and want to support us with our fundraising efforts.

Voucher value £30 – if the bill comes to more than £30 then the difference is payable on the night.

Donated by: Indian Edge Restaurant
https://indianedge.yatakeaway.com/

Undo Wellness Package

One session at the new Wellness Studio in Kenilworth called Undo. Classes range from Yoga, Pilates, Qigong, Meditation & Relaxation and Barre to help provide some welcome relief and clarity to your wellbeing.

Prize also includes an Undo water bottle and sports towel to keep you hydrated and feeling fresh when you come to visit us.

Expiry date: 31st December 2021

Donated by: Claire at Undo Wellness Studio
https://www.undostudio.com/book

Value £50

Corinna’s Homemade Cakes – Delivery of one fabulous cake per month for 6 months.

Who doesn’t love a homemade cake? Well why not put your money where your mouth is? This auction lot includes special personal delivery of one different homemade cake each month for six months.
What a treat! Don’t expect expert decoration but just lovely home baked cakes.
The six cakes will be:
1. Victoria sponge with whipped cream and fresh strawberry or raspberry jam.
2. Carrot Cake with cream cheese icing.
3. Chocolate Fudge Cake with chocolate fudge icing.
4. Lemon Drizzle Cake.
5. Coffee and walnut cake with coffee butter icing.
6. Fruit Cake with an option of marzipan and/or royal icing decoration.

Cakes must be delivered to the same home address within 20 miles of Kenilworth.
Cakes will be delivered between October 2021 and latest April 2022 and agreed by both parties.
If a particular cake doesn’t suit – other options are available.
There are no vegan, vegetarian or gluten free options available. 

Donated by: Corrina Jacob.

Value – priceless!

Hayley Kooner – £25 beauty treatment voucher

Voucher can be used against any pamper treatment from massage to manicures, to help you feel relaxed, refreshed and revitalised. Treat yourself to some ‘me time’ at Hayley’s peaceful haven, away from your daily routine.

It’s designed to be restful, comfortable and calming, with fluffy towels, cosy cushions, relaxing music and candlelight.

Voucher must be redeemed within 3 months.

Available to ladies only.

https://hayleykoonerbeauty.co.uk/about/

Garden Glory Gin Hamper

Includes 1 x bottle of gin, £15 high street voucher, kneeling pad, pruning shears, garden twine, seeds, gardening theme tea mug, presented in a wicker planter.

Seeds and Gin use by dates on packaging. Plant them in quick then drink the gin to celebrate!
Donated by: Fox Gardening Services https://www.facebook.com/foxgardeningservices/

Value: £50

Sports Massage gift voucher

Let all the stresses of the day be pummelled away with a gift voucher for a 1 hour Sports Massage with Andrea Ramus Sports and Remedial Massage Therapist at Halo Physiotherapy, Kenilworth

Use by June 2022

Donated by: Andrea Ramus
www.Halophysio.co.uk

Value £50

Karen Pittaway (Kenilworth Artist) – Limited Edition Prints

You’ll be invited to visit the artist and select a couple of prints from her collection.
Karen lives in Kenilworth with her family, two Labradors and two chickens!
Kenilworth features in many of her recent paintings, the style of which has been likened to the work of L S Lowry. Take a look at her work by visiting her website and taking a look at her Gallery for New Work & Kenilworth.
Prints will be mounted but not framed. 2 x prints only.
www.karenpittaway.co.uk

Value £160

A Vocal Singing Session with Aaron Gibson

Aaron’s a graduate of The Arts Educational Schools, London, and founder of Through the Roof Theatre Company.

He has over twenty years’ experience in performance and is offering a one-hour vocal singing session. This is a great opportunity to discover, refresh or rediscover your voice!

www.throughtherooftheatrecompany.co.uk https://www.facebook.com/ThroughTheRoofTheatreCompany

Value £40

Two tickets for Puss in Boots – Pantomime

Join us for our family friendly Christmas 2021 panto at a performance of your choice.*

*T&Cs
• Tickets subject to availability
• Voucher cannot be used for the final performance

Value £20-25

A week’s holiday at a beautifully furnished, self-catering apartment in Devon, overlooking the sea

A seven-night stay at a fully furnished, two bedroomed self-catering apartment overlooking Fishcombe Cove – a 10-minute walk along the coast path to Brixham Harbour.

Accommodation sleeps four people. Cot available. No pets allowed. This seven-night stay must be taken between w/c 6th November 2021 to the w/c 19th March 2022.

Donated by: Rod and Elaine Wilkinson www.bluechipholidays.co.uk/lapwing-4-the-cove-bccovlap4

Value £400-£500