Holidays for Heroes - Gurkha picture - ends 9.5.12

Discussion in 'Charity Auctions' started by Grownup_Rafbrat, Apr 29, 2012.

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  1. Grownup_Rafbrat

    Grownup_Rafbrat LE Good Egg (charities)

    This auction is for a copy of
    A picture of a Gurkha

    Kindly donated by an anonymous donor.

    Winning bid includes postage to UK or BFPO address.

    The auction will run until
    Wednesday, 9th May at 1900 hours (UK Time)

    All proceeds to Holidays4Heroes.
    By bidding or taking part in the auctions in any way, you agree tacitly to abide by the Auction Rules

    Attached Files:

  2. Grownup_Rafbrat

    Grownup_Rafbrat LE Good Egg (charities)

    Monday morning BUMP for those who only ARRSE at work.
  3. Grownup_Rafbrat

    Grownup_Rafbrat LE Good Egg (charities)

    Another BUMP. Any bids please?
  4. Grownup_Rafbrat

    Grownup_Rafbrat LE Good Egg (charities)

    Any bids for this picture? Ends on Wednesday!
  5. Grownup_Rafbrat

    Grownup_Rafbrat LE Good Egg (charities)

    Closes this evening! Any bids please?
  6. 10P
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  7. I'm just off to the dole office in Aldershot to see if I can get a similar snap.

    All power to your elbow and keep up the good work and all that, but, FFS, what is so special about this photo? Sorry if I've missed the point here......
  8. BiscuitsAB

    BiscuitsAB LE Moderator

    Ten quid
  9. Grownup_Rafbrat

    Grownup_Rafbrat LE Good Egg (charities)

    Thank you for your bid, Biscuits.

    The history of this photo is that it's one YesItsMe auctioned some years ago. The lady who bought it is now moving to a smaller place, where the photo doesn't fit, and thought we might like to auction it again. As I'm holding the fort whilst YIM is indisposed, I've auctioned it. All money raised will go to a very good cause, and who am I to turn down the possibility of a few quid for PG to spend on wild Spanish living?

    The auction will end at 1900, so those who are annoyed by it needn't suffer longer, and anyone who would like to improve on Biscuits' bid is most welcome.
  10. Grownup_Rafbrat

    Grownup_Rafbrat LE Good Egg (charities)


    Congratulations and thank you!

    For £10 this picture is heading to Biscuits_AB

    Thank you for supporting Holidays for Heroes.

    And a BIG thank you to the lady who donated it.

    Please transfer the money to:

    Bank: Holidays4heroes
    Sort: 40-12-09
    Acct: 41416081

    IBAN: GB29MIDL40120941416081
    Swift: MIDLGB2120G

    Please PM me confirmation details of the payment
    and the address where I should send the pictures.​
  11. BiscuitsAB

    BiscuitsAB LE Moderator

  12. You just have been!
  13. BiscuitsAB

    BiscuitsAB LE Moderator

    I believe that not to be the case.
  14. spaz

    spaz On ROPs

    Is it for the front door, to keep the trick or treaters away?
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