Children in Need 2011

Chris' Auction - The Lots

Chris Evans

Chris and the team auctioned extraordinary events for Children in Need, from Monday 14 to Thursday 17 November - get full details of each auction lot below.


Terms & Conditions


You can also get auction details on Chris' page on the official Children in Need site, plus find out about more fundraising events.


Money Raised So Far

Monday - The Big Boundary Cricket Prize - raised £100,000!

Tuesday - The Super Swing Package - raised £140,000!

Wednesday - The Magnificent Seven - rasied £506,490!

Thursday - Dine And Disco - raised £611,904!




  • Cricket

    This auction raised £100,000!


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    The winner and his or her pals will have the opportunity to play a game of Cricket against the Legendary Bunbury's


    The game will take place at the winners local ground or a mutually agreeable venue


    Andrew "Freddie" Flintoff will captain the team. Ronnie Irani, Chris Evans, Andrew Strauss (tbc) ad Michael Vaughn (tbc) will play in the winners team


    On the day itself, Players will arrive where a BBQ Lunch will await them - Cooked by Jody Scheckter's; Laverstoke Park Farm Team


    25 Overs each way with an Afternoon Tea break in the middle


    Afternoon Tea will be served and provided by Sainsbury's


    As an added bonus Jack Russell will create an Oil Painting encapsulating the special day on Canvas for the winner (Jack will be at The Cricket to take colour notes, photos and sketches)


    Thanks To...


    The Bunbury's
    Laverstoke Park Farm



  • Golf

    This auction raised £140,000!


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    This package will go to the TWO top bidders.


    Overnight Accommodation at The Langham Hotel London


    Dinner at "Roux at The Landau"


    Following morning, hop skip and jump over to BBC Radio 2 for the Chris Evans Breakfast Show


    Rolls-Royce Transfer from R2 over to Sunningdale Golf Club


    Sunningdale Golf Club they will be met by Lee Westwood and Darren Clarke for 18 Holes of Golf


    Chris Evans and Chubby Chandler will make up the teams


    It's not over yet...


    Dinner will be at Sir Michael Parkinson's Michelin Star Restaurant - The Royal Oak, where Parky will be the Table Guest


    Overnight accommodation at the 5 Star Coworth Park, Berkshire


    Thanks To...


    The Langham Hotel London
    Roux at The Landau
    Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Sunningdale
    Sunningdale Golf Club
    The Royal Oak
    Coworth Park



  • The Magnificent Seven

    This auction raised £506,490!


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    Seven Couples will be given the chance to drive Seven of the most beautiful cars known to man


    Winning bidders will drive through some of the most picturesque country roads Britain has to offer


    The Tour will happen in the last week of June 2012


    You will start the journey at Chris' Home in Berkshire where you will witness The Chris Evans Breakfast Show live from his Ferrari Garages


    A yummy BBQ Breakfast will be cooked for you on arrival by F1 Racing Legend Jody Scheckter and his Laverstoke Park Team


    You'll dine like royalty throughout and make a pit stop at Chewton Glen in the New Forest - one of the top spa hotels in the South East


    On the final driving day the convoy will head to Thruxton Race Circuit where you will be met again by Jody Scheckter for your flying Hot Lap in an Ferrari Enzo


    That's not all - you'll also get to ride up the famous Goodwood hill climb in these beautiful motors at the Festival of Speed


    The Ferraris:


    (8 Cars in total, including a backup)


    1960s FERRARI 275 GTB

    1985 FERRARI 288 GTO

    1992 FERRARI F40



    2011 FERRARI FF

    2012 FERRARI 458 SPIDER


    BACK UP:



    The Track Cars:


    1956 FERRARI 860 MONZA

    1963 FERRARI 250 GTO



    See a photo gallery of the cars

    Please note: The vehicles used may be subject to change

    Pictures for illustrative use only


    Insurance Criteria:


    All drivers must be aged 30 or over


    All drivers must have held a full UK licence for a minimum of five years, with no accidents, claims, convictions or medical condition which may affect your ability to drive


    All drivers must not have been disqualified from driving in the last 10 years


    All drivers must complete a drivers form and submit it with a full copy of their driving licence (including counterpart)


    All drivers must receive full tuition in the controls of the relevant vehicle prior to the being allowed to drive


    All drivers must be breathalysed prior to driving the vehicle


    Thanks To...


    Thruxton Race Circuit
    Chewton Glen
    Classic Insurance Services
    Royal Sun Alliance



  • Tom Jones

    This auction raised £611,904!


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    9 Holes of Golf at Foxbridge Golf Club


    Nearest to The Pork Pie Competition


    Vassos' BIG Quiz


    Champagne Reception at The Mulberry


    5 Course Dinner Cooked by Giorgio Locatelli and his Team from Locanda Locatelli


    Accompanying Wines selected by Olly Smith


    Freshly baked Bread by Paul Hollywood


    DJ Set by Chris Evans


    Sir Tom Jones Performs


    Ticket to Goodwood Festival of Speed for Sunday 1 July 2012


    Thanks To...


    The Mulberry Inn
    Giorgio Locatelli
    Olly Smith
    Paul Hollywood
    Tom Jones
    Shepherd Neame


    Before bidding don't forget to read the terms & conditions - happy bidding!


    Please note the SMS competition to attend the Dine and Disco has now closed


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