Auction of Promises 2019



Afternoon tea with a sparkle at Avebury Manor Dining Room

Enjoy a Champagne afternoon tea in the exquisite setting of Avebury Manor’s stunning Dining Room, once home to renowned archaeologist Alexander Keiller.  Surrounded by hand-painted Chinese wallpaper, and overlooking the beautiful Avebury Gardens, soak up the atmosphere of the Manor and take time to enjoy a magical experience that is not available to buy.  This unique taste of life in Avebury Manor is surely one to be treasured.

Please note that this Promise is for up to four people on a mutually convenient date from March 2020 onwards, to be arranged with the National Trust House Manager. Donated by The National Trust

Sunday Lunch at the Waggon & Horses

Don’t want to cook? Take a well deserved day off and enjoy a delicious 2 two course roast dinner

This is for two people and must be booked in advance Donated by The Waggon and Horses

Family Day out at Monttisfont

Ancient trees, bubling brooks and rolling lawns frame this lovely old house.  Crafted from a medieval priory, it is full of surprises, with art that intrigues and delights.  Carpets of spring bulbs, a stunning walled rose garden, rich autumn leaves and a colourful winter garden make this s feast for the sense all year round.

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This pass is single use for a family of 4 (2 adults & 2 children) Donated by The National Trust

Discover the UK’s ONLY Crocodile Zoo

Come face to face with some of the world’s most feared predators in a fun and safe environment, plus meet other incredible animals from around the world.

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This ticket is for 1 Adult & 1 Child to be used between November 2019 and May 2020 Donated by Crocodiles of the World

Ramsbury Distillery & Brewery Tour

Always wanted to know how they make their beverages so good?  Take a tour and see behind the scenes of the sustainable estate and get to try a few drinks on the way!

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This is for two people – tours run on Fridays at 11am subject to availability Donated by Ramsbury Brewery

Family Ticket to Adam Henson’s Farm Park

What better way to spend some family time than by meeting some 4-legged friends!  Oh, and don’t forget there are tractor rides too!

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This ticket is for 2 adults & 2 children to be used for one visit by 22nd December 2022 Donated by Adam Henson’d Cotswold Farm Park

Reflexology Treatment

Make your whole self feel better with this treatment – but please do it on either a Tuesday or Saturday afternoon or Thursday or Friday morning!

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This is for one free treatment to be taken before 30th September 2020 Donated by TT Holistics

Reflexology Treatment

Make your whole self feel better with this treatment – but please do it on either a Tuesday or Saturday afternoon or Thursday or Friday morning!

Valued at
This is for one free treatment to be taken before 30th September 2021 Donated by TT Holistics

£25 Voucher – Crown & Anchor, Ramsbury

Enjoy a delicious meal, worth every penny – then get 2,500 of them off!

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Donated by The Crown & Anchor

Free night at the Castle & Ball, Marlborough

Enjoy a whole night out and book your stay now! P.S don’t forget to savour the delicious breakfast in the morning!

Min value
This vouchers is valid for a standard double or twin room Sundays to Thursdays until June 2020 Donated by The Castle and Ball

Return flight for two people

Take to the skies from a private site in Hungerford to Compton Abbas Airfield, approx 35 minutes in a four seater light aircraft. The whole trip will take about 5 hours, to include lunch . If not too far from the route this promise will include flying over the top of the winner’s house.

Date to be mutually agreed but the flight on the day will be weather dependent. Donated by Jonathan and Johanna Smith (Flight) Roly Lockey (Lunch)

Salisbury Escape Room

Think you have what it takes? Test yourself and your friends with a team session

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This is for a team session (3-6 people) to be taken by 19th September 2020 Donated by Salisbury Escape Rooms

A Round of Golf for 4 players at Marlborough Golf Club.

Not a member but fancy your luck on the Marlborough course? Take three golfing companions and see if you have what it takes!

To be used one weekday on a mutually convenient date before the end of October 2020 Donated by Marlborough Golf Club

Personalised House Sign

Make your house look even more special with this hand crafted sign made specifically for you!

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Donated by Martin Sly

Meal for Two at the Bell, Ramsbury.

Birthday coming up or just fancy a delicious meal out? Then this is the promise for you, with a three course meal at The Bell

This voucher does not include drinks, meal must be booked in advance Donated by the The Bell at Ramsbury

Bottle of White Wine

Relax with this bottle of delicious chilled wine

Donated by Fyfield Service Station

Land Rover Experience

With guidance from expert instructors, and some back seat driving by up to 3 drivers/passengers, tackle tricky off-road terrain, gradients and obstacles in this exhilarating 1/2 day encounter


Everyone driving (up to 4 of you) must hold a full UK driving licence – booking must be booked by July 2020 and taken by November 2020

Donated by Dominic Fry and Grange Land Rover

Private Swimming Pool Hire

Enjoy the privacy of the Blue Lagoon with family and friends for a 1 hour swim session

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No more than 8 people in the pool at any one time, adult to child ratios and other booking restrictions apply, redeemable Saturday afternoons until 14th December 2019

Donated by Noremead

Free standard Service

While it’s having a break over the winter why not look after your Honda walk behind mower or Stihl machine (voucher for free standard service to include parts and labour)

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To be redeemed in either December 2019 or January 2020 at Marlborough Site

Donated by TH White Country Store, Marlborough

Box of Delicious Local Beef

With 100kg of various cuts of outstanding quality locally sourced beef – you won’t know which to cook first!

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When available after winner has made contact

Donated by Ben Butler


Make sure you car is roadworthy with this free MOT promise


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At a date mutually agreed upon Donated by Watters Car & Commercial







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