Friday 17 January 2014 

World Record Cricket Net - Live Auction

The signed Yorkshire bat (left) and Ben Stokes shirt
 

To help raise even more funds for Brain Tumour Research, two fantastic items were auctioned during the world record attempt.

On offer were the following items:

  • A Yorkshire bat, signed by members of the 2013 squad
  • A Durham T20 CCC shirt, worn and signed by Ben Stokes

For more information about the World Record Cricket Net attempt please click here or go to Dave and Richard's JustGiving page: http://www.justgiving.com/worldrecordcricketnet

Winning Bids

Signed Yorkshire Cricket Bat: £100 - Janet Evans

Signed Durham T20 CCC Shirt: £90 - Janet Evans

The auction closed at 12 noon on 1st February 2014.

Thank you so much to everyone who bid during the event.

 
 
 
Donations

To date we have received donations from all 18 English & Welsh first-class counties:

  • Essex shirt which raised us £100
  • Surrey bat
  • Surrey shirt
  • Nottinghamshire bat
  • Glamorgan shirt
  • Somerset shirt
  • Northamptonshire shirt
  • Worcestershire shirt
  • Hampshire shirt
  • Durham T20 shirt
  • Yorkshire bat
  • 4 Middlesex match tickets
  • 2 Lancashire match tickets
  • 2 Northamptonshire match tickets
  • 2 Derbyshire match tickets
  • Family (2 adult, 2 children) Leicestershire tickets
  • 4 Sussex tickets
  • 2 Yorkshire T20 tickets
 
Events & Supporters

9 pubs in the UK are hosting a charity quiz night with all proceeds coming to us with other venues yet to confirm:

  1. Horse Shoes, Silk Willoughby, Sleaford, Lincs – January 6th 730pm
  2. Bustard Inn, South Rauceby, Sleaford, Lincs – January 11th 8pm
  3. The Venue, Market Place, Sleaford, Lincs – January 17th 830pm
  4. Fox & Hounds Reepham, Lincoln – January 18th 8pm
  5. White Horse, Baston, Bourne, Lincs – January 19th 8pm
  6. The Plough, Horbling, Billingborough, Sleaford, Lincs – January 26th 830pm
  7. Fox & Hounds, North Hykeham, Lincoln – January 28th 8pm
  8. Weather Spoons, Northgate, Sleaford, Lincs – January 29th 830pm
  9. Black Smiths Arms, Skendleby, Spilsby, Lincs – February 10th 8pm

Three fishing matches have been organised, which will include raffles:

  1. Pike match 19th January – FULL
  2. Pike match 9th February, Lincolnshire – 5 places available (Contact Dave Newman for info 07984908234)
  3. 60 peg course match, Priory Lake 1, Ruskington, Sleaford, Lincs, Sunday 26th January  (Contact Dave Newman for info 07984908234)
 
More Events & Sponsors
  • Santa Sleigh around our local villages will begin Monday evening 16th December 2013 and will finished Christmas eve
  • Donation buckets have been scattered around local pubs and clubs within the Sleaford area
  • HUGE tombola / raffle has been organised during the event where many many top prizes will be up for grabs, including some of the cricketing items above + more
  • www.cricketworld.com are also involved, we are hoping to run the event live on their youtube channel and are also in talks with top players to attend
  • The local charity are also in talks with Darren Gough and other cricketers from Warwickshire CC