TERRY'S 'THINGS MONEY CAN'T BUY' AUCTION

MONDAY | TUESDAYWEDNESDAYTHURSDAY | MUSIC MARATHON

MONDAY 12 NOVEMBER

Lunch with Two Knights | Strictly Come Dancing | Air Tattoo | St. Trininan's Film Premiere | Radio 2 Music Club gig with KT Tunstall and James Blunt

This auction raised an amazing £123,500.

Thank you to all those who placed bids.

Roger Moore
Lunch with Sir Roger Moore and Terry Wogan raised: £75,000






Package Details:

At a date to be arranged next year, the winning bidder and three friends will come to London for a leisurely lunch with two national treasures – Sir Terry Wogan and Sir Roger Moore.

Lunch will be served in the elegant Crustacea Room of Bentley's Restaurant, which is owned by Michelin starred chef Richard Corrigan.

Richard will rustle up lunch for the merry throng, and has threatened to get the two knights cooking in his kitchen!We wonder if Octopussy will be on the menu?

A chauffeur-driven Bentley Arnage will be at your disposal for the day.

Roger will also sign some classic photos of himself as James Bond.

Roger is best known for playing two of Britain's best-loved action heroes, Simon Templar in the Saint and James Bond, of course. With many a witty tale to tell it’s certain that this international mega-star will be an entertaining lunch date.

Please note: You will need to make your own travel arrangements to and from London.

With grateful thanks to: Sir Roger Moore, Richard Corrigan, Gareth Owen, Bentley Motors Limited.

Tess Daly and Bruce Forsyth
Strictly Come Dancing raised: £21,000


Your chance to twirl round the most famous dance floor in the country!


Package Details:

Arriving at BBC Television Centre on Friday 16 November, that’s this Friday, the winning bidder and a friend will hot foot it to the dressing room for a fitting with the show's costume designer.

In the afternoon, you’ll have your very own dance masterclass with two of the country’s top professional dancers, Anton Du Beke and Erin Boag, who will choreograph a short routine for you and your guest.

Later on you’ll get the opportunity to perform your dance, live, on the BBC Two programme It Takes Two, hosted by Claudia Winkleman. Your dance will be recorded for you to keep as a souvenir of the day.

Finally, you’ll be given two tickets to experience the excitement of the show’s grand finale on Saturday 22 December.

Air Tattoo
Air Tattoo raised: £17,500


Join those magnificent men in their flying machines as the Royal Air Force celebrates its 90th birthday next year.


Package Details:

This is a three day package.

On Thursday 10 July, the winning bidder and a friend will travel to RAF Coningsby, Lincolnshire, where the Battle of Britain memorial flight is based.

You’ll be given a tour of the aircraft and facilities, lunch in the officer’s mess, and then will fly in an historic Dakota down to RAF Fairford in Gloucestershire.

The following day you'll join Terry and the VIPs for lunch and will have a chance to watch the displays, and tour the air show.

You'll also go to the gala dinner that night.

On the Sunday you’ll meet the Red Arrows and enjoy another day at the show.

A hotel is provided for the two nights and you’ll be chauffeured.

Richard Arquati and the RAF charitable trust are also offering a separate visit to the historic Battle of Britain Ops room at RAF Uxbridge, which is not generally open to the public.


PS: The RAF charitable Trust are long time supporters of BBC Children in Need and have so far raised over £70,000 through our auction.

Russell Brand
St. Trinian's Film Premiere raised: £4,000


Be a 'Flash Harry' as you walk the red carpet!



Package Details:

Be dazzled by life in the spotlight as you turn VIP for this glitzy three-part film package.

The winning bidder and a partner will come to London to step out on the red carpet for the UK premiere of the new St Trinian’s film on Monday 10 December.

You’ll also hob-nob with the great and the good as you meet members of the St. Trinian’s cast at this star-studded event.

Part two of this package takes you behind the scenes of where St. Trinian’s was filmed - the legendary Ealing Studios. You’ll get a full tour of the studio lot next year, and will have the opportunity to watch the filming of a future release.

Then, at a date to be arranged, you and a friend will come to Radio 2 for a late night frolic with our very own Russell Brand.

You’ll see behind the scenes of Russell’s live show – even your Saturday night take away will be on us!


Russell plays the part of Flash Harry in the new St. Trinian’s film, the role which was originally played by George Cole. The new film stars Rupert Everett, Colin Firth, Mischa Barton and Stephen Fry. The film goes on general release on 21 December.


Please note: One night’s hotel accommodation will be provided for the night of the premiere and Russell’s show. You will need to organise your own travel to London.

Radio 2 Music Club Gig with raised: £6,000


The Radio 2 Music Club is proud to present a fabulous evening of live music at the O2 Indigo in London on the Wednesday 5 December.

The winning bidder and a friend will be there, as some fantastic acts take to the stage.

You’ll have exclusive access to this unique concert, as you join the Radio 2 crew backstage, and watch the soundcheck. You’ll also meet, and have your photo taken with, the performers.

And you’ll also rub shoulders with Radio 2’s Stuart Maconie! He’ll be broadcasting backstage from the event, during his and Mark Radcliffe’s show that night.

Please note: You will need to make your own travel arrangements to and from London. One night’s hotel accommodation is included.

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