ARRSE Charity Auctions for Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal

Discussion in 'Charity Auctions' started by Bad CO, Nov 1, 2005.

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  1. Bad CO

    Bad CO LE Admin Reviews Editor Gallery Guru

    Chaps,
    The 11th November is rapidly approaching again and we thought it may be time to use the sight to generate some cash for the Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal. To this end we've approached a number of the site Sponsors to donate items which we'll auction off. All money raised will be going directly to the appeal.

    Auction rules:

    1. Closing time is 11:11 hrs 11th November unless specified otherwise.

    2. Bidding is either by posting on the individual thread for each auction or emailing auctions@arrse.co.uk if you are shy. Bids received by email will be put on the board by me.

    3. Payment is witin 24hrs of the auction closing and can be done via paypal or bank transfer. Failure to pay means that the second highest bidder gets it.

    4. Anyone who wishes to contribute additional auction items to contact auctions@arrse.co.uk.

    Happy bidding!
     
  2. i'll buy anything, me!!
     
  3. Bad CO

    Bad CO LE Admin Reviews Editor Gallery Guru

  4. Many thanks CO's, this is a very worthy act ur doing
     
  5. Hey Bad CO

    How about donating your collection via the fastest growing Legion Branch in the UK

    www.rblr.co.uk

    would help us, helping others

    Tim

    Ride Safe
     
  6. Gentlemen.....I live in Widnes,Cheshire.....not my fault i know.

    But Widnes has fast come a very popular shopping town,with its free parking and ever growing its vast number of popular shops and walkways.

    I have already purchased my poppy but i was in town for two hours and NOT ONE shop or seller was to be seen.I was amazed at this.

    I will not let this happen again as i will volunter my services next year.
     
  7. Good on you Dodger mate, not enough poppy collectors about these days.

    Regards

    Sparky
     
  8. Do it now sir - still time for this year. Bet you can find a contact if you look hard enough.
     
  9. Auld-Yin

    Auld-Yin LE Reviewer Book Reviewer Reviews Editor

    hi folks, been away for a couple of days and lost track a bit. have I succeeded in my bid and am I due money?

    If not is the donations bit still open?
     
  10. Good CO

    Good CO LE Admin

    Donations are closed and thank you everyone for your support - some amazing bids, and items on offer in fact (the DPM thong).

    BCO is dealing and will no doubt publish the results shortly.
     
  11. Bad CO

    Bad CO LE Admin Reviews Editor Gallery Guru

    Chaps,
    Apologies for the delay in this but I'm currently operating on v slow dial up. The results of the auctions are:

    1. Gents/Ladies Watch - Plant-Pilot, £210

    2. RTFQ's thong - Silent Bidder, £50!!

    3. ARRSE Medal - Aunty Stella, £300

    4. Broad Stripe Tie - Disco, £40

    5. A Thin Stripe Tie - Cutaway, £30

    6. A Bow Tie - CarpeDiem, £40

    7. An Olive Round Necked Fox-E-Lady t-shirts (Medium) - MISS_WHIPLASH, £25

    8. A Sand Seen Your ARRSE t-shirts (Medium) - moving-target-survivor, £50

    9. An Olive Naafi Bar Regular t-shirts (Medium) - hardcoreta, £35


    Thats a grand total of £780 raised for a great cause so thank you very much folks

    All payments by Paypal to hqarrse@yahoo.co.uk or by direct bank transfer to sort code 12-24-81, account number 06488848. Any queries/problems then drop me a PM please.
     
  12. Auld-Yin

    Auld-Yin LE Reviewer Book Reviewer Reviews Editor

    Bugg er :!:
     
  13. I see Cutaway got away lightly there....

    Caits Undercrackers £50 :D
     
  14. Bad CO

    Bad CO LE Admin Reviews Editor Gallery Guru

    To date we have recieved money from:

    1. Silent Bidder - £50 for RTFQ's thong.

    2. Cutaway - £80 for Cait's thong and the Thin Stripe Tie.
     
  15. Bad CO

    Bad CO LE Admin Reviews Editor Gallery Guru

    Added to this we now have money for:

    1. DISCO - £40 for Broad Stripe Tie.

    2. Miss_Whiplash - £25 for an Olive Round Necked Fox-E-Lady t-shirt.