The Big Nourish Bid Off!

 

A Night Of Music, Food & Fundraising

Nourish, in conjunction with Childrensalon, held a very exciting night of fundraising at Woods restaurant in the pantiles on 21st November.

Fab music, great food, a superb raffle and the Big Nourish Bid Off auction for some great prizes made for a brilliant night. Thank you to everyone that came along and supported us


 Check out the full report and pictures here

Well we did it! We had a fantastic night at the Big Bid Off and we have now had all the money in. The total raised is an incredible £5,004.61

Huge thanks to everyone who came along to support us and special thanks to all our prize donors, auction winners and raffle players.

We couldn't have done this without the support of Childrensalon and we are so grateful for their ongoing support!

Thanks go to everyone that made the night possible including:

  • Woods Restaurant for great hospitality and fantastic food
  • Crow Jane for a blow out performance on the night. Everyone really enjoyed the special set you put together. 
  • Crucial Colour for printing the fantastic brochures and posters.
  • Barnes Kingsnorth Estate Agents for providing advertising boards
  • Nuffield Health Tunbridge Wells Fitness & Wellbeing Gym for donating day passes and stress balls for all the guests as well as some great prizes.
  • The Mayor of Tunbridge Wells, Cllr David Elliot, for coming along and supporting us
  • Colin Quickfall for being our auctioneer
  • Tomasz Cichecki from Photography 4EVER for being our photographer on the night.
  • Tony Patchett for working the door

All funds will go to help those in crisis in Royal Tunbridge Wells and surrounding areas. Here are a few pics from the night..

 

Prize Donors:

Childrensalon, Royale Retreat Health Club and Spa, Sticks 'n' Sushi, Assembly Hall Theatre, TWLTC, HazleMcCormackYoung LLP, Leeds Castle, Llama Park, Knowle Grange Health Spa, THE CHAPEL Tunbridge Wells, A1 Electrical Factors, Ability Plumbing and Heating, Hampergifts.co.uk, Real Salon + Spa, Tunbridge Wells, Children Worldwide Fashion, Penshurst Place & Gardens, Biddenden Vineyards Ltd, Coco Blush, Paul Barsby Photography, Bright Fox Lettings & Property Management, Rock UK - Carroty Wood, Leigh Roberts, Royal Victoria Place, Peter James, Manakamana Gurkha Tunbridge Wells, Calendar Club, Minor Mania, Drusillas Park, Hever Castle & Gardens, Farrow & Ball, Canterbury Ghost Tour, The Talentz, The Compasses, Freedom leisure center, Crowborough, Zuchel Küche, Temper Temper, Simon & Schuster UK, Delta Force Paintball, Serenity Therapies,  Hand Picked Hotels, Nuffield Health Tunbridge Wells Fitness & Wellbeing Gym, Chilston Clinic Ltd., Evolution Climbing, Tonbridge Swimming Pool, Hair workshop, Pogues, Tunbridge Wells Sports Centre, Rtw Skin, Nosh Books, COOK, Spa Valley Railway, Kings Arms Rotherfield, Love Inc Ltd, Trinity Theatre, Health Ink, Ismail Coffee & Tea, Lox of Rotherfield-hair design, Barbara Karg, John and Anne Forster, Tamsin Harriman, Gea Pereira, Jo Sinclair.

Huge Thanks! Bring on 2016!!!

The Big Nourish Auction

Our live auction was hosted by Colin Quickfall and was a great success. It was great to see everyone getting involved. We had some fantastic lots and raised a total of £2,230.00 and we even sold the gavel and block for £40!! Huge thank you to everyone who supported us by bidding on these great lots! .

A massive thank you to the individuals and companies who donated the below fantastic items.

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Set of 6 new re-released limited edition vinyl albums
donated by The Pogues
To celebrate over 30 Years of the Pogues, Rhino Records is reissuing the band's first 5 classic albums along with the 1986 Elvis Costello produced EP 'Poguetry In Motion' on limited edition red vinyl.
 
  • 'Red Roses For Me' uses the 2013 remix from the original multi-track tapes by Nick Robbins
  • 'Peace and Love' uses the 2013 remix from the original multi-track tapes by legendary producer Steve Lillywhite
The records contain the original printed inner bags except for Red Roses For Me and Poguetry in Motion
The red vinyl on 'Poguetry In Motion' will be limited to around 4500 world-wide

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Hot Air Balloon Trip For Two With Champagne Toast
donated by Childrensalon 

A National 7 day Anytime Voucher with Virgin Balloons. This allows you to fly from any of their 100+ launch sites across England, Scotland and Wales.

you can look forward to:

  • greeting, registration and pilot briefing
  • invitation to help with the inflation & deflation of the balloon
  • around an hours flight in a Virgin balloon (10-16 people)
  • traditional champagne toast after landing
  • certificate signed by your pilot and endorsed by Sir Richard
  • retrieval service back to your original launch site
  • 18 months to book - flying season Mar-Oct (regional variations)
  • weather refund option
  • Voucher will be emailed to the winning bidder.

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Annual Junior Membership
donated by Tunbridge Wells Lawn Tennis Club
Tunbridge Wells Lawn Tennis Club is one of the oldest clubs in the country and one of the largest in South East England with 13 all weather courts and 8 grass courts.

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Back, Neck and Shoulder Massage
donated by Knowle Grange
 

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2 Months Choice Membership
donated by Tunbridge Wells Sports Centre
 

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Spa Day Pass with 50% off Treatments For Two
donated by Royal Retreat Spa
 

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Architectural Consultation
donated by HazleMcCormackYoung LLP
 

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Watercolour, Oil Or Pastel Portrait
donated by Martin Ash Paintings
This amazing prize, donated by Martin Ash Paintings, can be a head and shoulders portrait of a single subject, landscape or animal. No specific size but will be based on a lifelike size of a person's head and shoulders. Framing is not included in the prize. The prize can be in watercolour, oil or pastel.

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Domestic Gas Service
donated by Ability Plumbing And Heating
 

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Cut and Blow Dry
donated by The Chapel
 

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Fourball Round at Nevil Golf Club
donated by John and Anne Forster
The voucher is for a Fourball round at the Nevil Golf Club. It is valid until 31st July 2016 and can be used on weekdays only. There is a stipulation that the four players must present handicap certificates with the voucher

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24 Cupcakes
donated by Tamsin Harriman
 

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Party Food for 10 Children
donated by Jo Sinclair
 

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Personal Styling Session
donated by Gea Pereira
 

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Photo Session with 10" x 8" Print
donated by Paul Barsby
 

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Cut & Blow Dry and Aveda Elemental Nature Massage
donated by Real Salon and Spa
 

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2 Course Meal For Two and Bottle Of House wine
donated by Kings Arms, Rotherfield
 

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 Meal For Two
donated by Manakamana Gurkha
 

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 Hackett Limited Edition Scooter
donated by Childrensalon
 

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 2 Hour Activity Session For Up To 8 People At Carroty Wood
donated by Rock UK
 

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 Cut And Blow Dry
donated by Leigh Roberts Hairdressing
 

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 Signed Hardback Copy Of "Dead Man's Grip" US Cover
donated by Peter James
 

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 One Night Glamping Break For Two
donated by Private Donor
 

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 Meal For Two And a Bottle Of Wine
donated by The Compasses
 

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 2 x Day Entry Tickets To Castle and Gardens
donated by Hever Castle
 

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 Ghost Tour For Two
donated by Canterbury Ghost Tours
 

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 One Month Membership
donated by Freedom Leisure Crowborough
 

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Dinner For Two And A Night At The Spa Hotel
donated by Private Donor
 

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One Month Membership At Nuffield Health Fitness & Wellbeing Gym Tunbridge Wells
donated by Nuffield Health
 

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Christmas Hamper And Turkey Voucher
donated by Cook! Tunbridge Wells
 

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Limited Edition 7" 25th Anniversary Vinyl Of Fairytale Of New York
donated by The Pogues
 

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Cartoon Print Of Jonah Lomu Signed By Cartoonist Charles Griffin
donated by John and Anne Forster
 Originally printed in the Daily Mirror in 1995. Original copy of the paper included

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Magimix Nespresso Inissia Coffee Machine with Aeroccino in cream, plus 50 Nespresso pods

donated by Health Ink
 
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The Big Nourish Raffle

Huge thanks to everyone that has donated these amazing prizes.

Prize   Donated by
     
£200 Childrensalon Voucher    Childrensalon
Family Ticket to Cinderella Pantomime   Assembly Hall Theatre
One Day Family Ticket   Leeds Castle
Set of 6 Award Winning Placemats   Love Inc Ltd
£100 voucher   Sticks 'n'Sushi
2 Bottles of Cider   Biddenden Vineyards
Rechargeable Inspection Lamp   A1 Electrical
Family Day Entry   Llama Park
Deluxe Golden Tower   Hampergifts
Paul Mitchel Make Up Brush Set & Case   Grace Harriman-Read
Beauty Box - 1st Birthday Edition From Look Fantastic   Grace Harriman-Read
6 x Boss Messenger Bags And Pencil Case Sets   Children Worldwide Fashion
3 x DKNY Towels   Children Worldwide Fashion
3 x Timberland Ipad Cases   Children Worldwide Fashion
3 x Sigg Thermo Mugs   Barbara Karg
Gel Moisturising Gloves   Coco Blush
Bottle Of Champagne   Bright Fox Lettings
£50 Voucher   Royal Victoria Place
2016 Banksy Calendar and Diary
  The Calendar Club
2 x Tickets For 1 Child Entry With A Paying Adult   Drusillas Park
Decorating With Colour Book   Farrow And Ball
One Terms Fees & Family Ticket To Talentz 2016 Show   The Talentz
£100 Voucher   RTW Skin
Set Of 3 Nosh Cookery Books   Nosh Books
2 x Magnum Of Champagne   Zuchel Kuche
5 x Day Passes   Freedom Leisure Crowborough
Family Swim   Freedom Leisure Crowborough
Workshop Voucher Plus A Bar Of Belgian Chocolate   Temper Temper
Selection Of New Books   Simon And Schuster
Paintbailling For 10   DeltaForce Paintball
Facial Gift Voucher   Serenity Therapies
Family Entry to The House, Gardens and Grounds   Penshurst Place
30 Day Pass For 2 Adults And 1 Child   Minor Mania
One Month Membership   Nuffield Health Fitness & Wellbeing
Afternoon Tea At Buxted Park   Handpicked Hotels
£250 Voucher   Chilston Clinic
2 x Indoor Climbing (Bouldering - Age 6+ ) For Two   Evolution Climbing
Family Swim At Tonbridge Or Larkfield Pool   Tonbridge & Malling Leisure Trust
Cut And Blow Dry   Hair Workshop Southborough
Family Ticket To Spa Valley Railway   Spa Valley Railway
Set Of Speciality Teas   Ismail
Four Tickets To Any Film Or Children's Sunday Show   Trinity Theatre
Gas BBQ   Private Donor
£50 Restaurant Voucher   Private Donor
Treatment, Conditioner & Blowdry    Lox Hairdressing Rotherfield

Huge Thanks to everyone who has donated prizes to our event

 

Here is a list of Raffle Winners.

Apologies for any spelling mistakes from the tickets!

We aim to contact the winners this week on the phone numbers provided or you can collect from the Childrensalon Head Office at 21 Decimus Park between 09:30 and 18:30 as long as you have your winning ticket with you. Please contact Dawn on 07785 987532 if you cannot get to the Head Office to collect and we will try to accomodate. 

On the night, Tunbridge Wells Mayor, Cllr David Elliot, drew 5 prizes:

The remaining tickets were drawn on the night by a number of guests and the winners are below:

RAFFLE PRIZES CAN NOW BE COLLECTED

Prizes can be collected from the below venue. Please call Dawn if this is not convenient.

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Childrensalon Head Office
Unit 21,
Decimus Park,
Kingstanding Way,
Tunbridge Wells,
TN2 3GP
 
Between the hours of 09:30 - 18:30
 
Please ring the doorbell and state you are collecting a raffle prize. Please bring your winning ticket with you.

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