Auction

Bid on our Auction

To celebrate a decade of supporting amputees, we’re running an auction with 19 fantastic lots from experiences and memorabilia to amazing business packages. Our online auction closes on Thurs 30th May at 5pm and will be continued at our 10iversary event on 31st May. You can view what’s on offer below, and place your bid via the form at the bottom of the page.

The winners will be the highest bids on the night. If you’re one of our lucky winners and not attending the event, we’ll be in touch by email the following week to arrange your payment and getting your prize to you. We’ll keep this webpage updated as often as we can with the highest current bids, and new items as they come in, so keep checking back to see if you’ve been outbid or there’s something new that takes your fancy!

*Please note: all artwork, framed picture, and SMWS whisky will either need to be picked up from our 10iversary event on 31st May or our Paisley office at an arranged time. If you would prefer a courier to pick it up, we ask that you arrange this. Please let us know if you have any questions.

Now onto the exciting prizes…

The Scotch Malt Whisky Society’s 14 yr old Cask No. 9.269 worth £82*

FRESH AND FLORAL, SWEET AND SILKY

Tasting notes: The initial nose suggested an uplifting summer dram as fresh, floral, delicate and refined; lemon meringue pie, oranges, green apples and a fuchsia hedge buzzing with bees. The mouth-feel was sweet and silky, with lemon curd, pear flan, sherbet straws, caramel biscuits and honey, although the finish had clean dry oak and citric chilli tingles.

ABV – 57.5% | AGE – 14 years | DISTILLED DATE – 11/3/2008 | CASK TYPE – 2nd fill ex-bourbon barrel |PROFILE – Light & Delicate | REGION – Speyside

Donated by: The Scotch Malt Whisky  Society

Current highest bid: £60

Chocolate and Whisky

Clydeside Distillery chocolate & whisky tour for two

This sublime chocolate tasting experience will entice all your senses. Enjoy five Single Malt Whiskies from various regions around Scotland, each expertly paired with exquisite artisan chocolates. This tour is over 18s only.

Donated by: Clydeside Distillery

Current highest bid: £50

Two night stay at ‘Doon the Toon’ 2 bedroom apartment in Dunoon and a £50 voucher for The 51st State restaurant – worth over £250

Visit picturesque Dunoon and benefit from the best hospitality at ‘Doon the Toon’ – a cosy and inviting 2-bed flat. You can also enjoy a meal at local restaurant The 51st State. Who wouldn’t love a trip to this charming coastal town with a rich history, stunning natural beauty, and welcoming community?

Donated by: Doon the Toon and The 51st State

Current highest bid: £160

 

Ally McCoist and Cor

Framed and signed footprints from Ally McCoist*

Scottish Sports Hall of Famer Ally McCoist was a record goalscorer for Glasgow Rangers before hanging up his boots and becoming a successful media personality and pundit. He can still be heard on TalkSPORT and commentating on high-level games. This one-of-a-kind lot is a must for Scottish football fans.

Donated by: Finding Your Feet

Minimum Bid: £100

 

House of Bruar Hamper

The House of Bruar hamper worth £250

This voucher is for a hamper packed full of all those artful little extras that make any party a truly memorable occasion. This hamper features a smorgasbord of luxury foods like smoked meat and salmon, bottles of pinot noir and champagne, truffles, cheese and more, that are sure to delight the senses and tickle the palate.

Donated by: The House of Bruar

Current highest bid: £150

Corporate headshot package for 10 people worth £600

Professional headshots – especially those shot by the extremely talented Nate Cleary – give customers or clients a great first impression of your business, boost your brand’s image and put you a step above competitors. Photoshoot in Glasgow (or outside of Glasgow with travel fee) and valid until 30th Nov 2024.

Donated by: Photography by Nate Cleary

Minimum Bid: £250

 

Glasgow Warriors Signed Top and Ball

Signed Glasgow Warriors top and ball and two pre-season tickets

Calling all Glasgow Warriors fans, we have a rugby ball and a top signed by players! Throw in two tickets for a pre-season game in September and you’ve got yourself a lovely little lot.

Donated by: The Park Practice and Glasgow Warriors

Current highest bid: £60

 

First Aid Training

First aid training for four people worth £300

This ‘Emergency First Aid At Work’ (EFAW) can be the difference between life and death, so proper training is vital for peace of mind in many situations. The course will be run at your business premises, ideally near parking for staff access with training equipment. The floor space should be suitable for participants to demonstrate the practical elements.

Participants must be over 16 years of age. Valid until 31st May 2025.

Donated by: A1 Training Services

Minimum Bid: £150

 

Business Website Subscription – 6 months of Design and Hosting 

Stand out from your competitors with a shiny new website that will showcase your business best. Be the proud owner of a beautiful, intelligent online space that tells the world about who you are and what you do. Aitken Design’s monthly subscription includes all website design, hosting and domain to help get your site live and ongoing. This offer is for 6 months of subscription on a max of 5-page site. All sites are mobile responsive and designed for desktop, tablet and mobile view.

Users can log into the design part of their site and make instant changes, or ask one of the Aitken Design team and they would be happy to assist.

Valid until 31/05/25. This subscription voucher can not be transferred to a different product or service, or different client and can not be exchanged for cash.

Donated by: Aitken Design

Minimum Bid: £100

 

Logo Creation Examples

Logo & Brand Creation

You can’t put a price on a good logo, but you can bid on one!
From typography and imagery to colours and iconography, the Aitken Design brand creation service is there to help create a look your business will be proud of for years to come. They will help you to create an icon that will represent your business, a font that brings out your business’ character, and a colour that subtly portrays the type of business you run. This is all done through their in-depth client questionnaire form and feedback from you every step of the way.

Valid until 31/05/25. This voucher can not be transferred to a different product or service, or different client and can not be exchanged for cash.

Donated by: Aitken Design

Minimum Bid: £75

 

Loch Lomond Watersport

2 hour watersports voucher at Loch Lomond

Loch Lomond Leisure provide an extensive range of watersports activities, while Loch Lomond and the surrounding landscape provides an inspiring setting for getting out on the water.

Donated by: Loch Lomond Leisure

Minimum Bid: £50

 

Forth Bridge abseil on 16th June 2024 – 1 entry

This exhilarating and unique challenge allows you to abseil (free-fall style) from the iconic Forth Bridge – Scotland’s best loved landmark, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It’s a 165ft drop with a soft landing on the golden sandy beach below, set in the picturesque village of South Queensferry – the ultimate abseil experience! Find out more about it here.

Donated by: Finding Your Feet

Current highest bid: £100

 

Joiner for a Day – worth £200

Looking for some home improvements? Stuart offers his joinery expertise at Finding Your Feet as a volunteer and the skills he brings to the table are invaluable. He can come out to your home or business to help with joinery work and only asks that you supply the materials.

Areas covered: Glasgow, Renfrewshire, North Ayrshire

Donated by:  FYF joinery volunteer Stuart

Minimum Bid: £50

 

Tall Ship by David Lauder worth £100*

David is a Trooper (FYF amputee) who has been through a series of amputations resulting in the loss of both his legs. He struggled with his mental health and was losing the will to live, but through his passion for creating wonderful diamond art, he’s found his purpose again. David says, “without these, I’d be dead”.

He spends 300 hours on every piece he makes, carefully placing each individual ‘diamond’ and creating these beautiful results. You can really sense the patience and skill that has gone into his art and we couldn’t be more proud of how he has used his passion to stay positive.

Width: 93cm Height: 73cm

Donated by: David Lauder

Minimum Bid: £50

 

Stag by David Lauder worth £100*

David is a Trooper (FYF amputee) who has been through a series of amputations resulting in the loss of both his legs. He struggled with his mental health and was losing the will to live, but through his passion for creating wonderful diamond art, he’s found his purpose again. David says, “without these, I’d be dead”.

He spends 300 hours on every piece he makes, carefully placing each individual ‘diamond’ and creating these beautiful results. You can really sense the patience and skill that has gone into his art and we couldn’t be more proud of how he has used his passion to stay positive.

Width: 25cm Height: 75cm

Donated by: David Lauder

Current highest bid: £50

 

The Sandbar, Iona by Pat Kramek worth £400*

Pat Kramek’s paintings are inspired by the unique combination of Scottish seasides as well as her background in textiles, and this lot certainly represents both.

Width: 39cm Height: 39cm

Donated by: Pat Kramek

Minimum Bid: £200

 

Race to the Top by Stan Milne worth £540*

Stan Milne is a retired engineer turned full time artist who works from his studio in Glasgow. His pieces – this one included – are real talking points. A great addition to any home or office.

Width: 30cm Height: 60cm

Donated by: Trooper Colin S

Minimum Bid: £250

 

Om Shanti by Mhairi Chambers worth £1,700*

Mhairi Chambers uses art to fight her neurological disorder, and credits the practice with saving her life. Her emotional trauma, and the ability to process it, really shines through in every bold piece.

Width: 143cm Height: 138cm

Donated by: Mhairi Chambers

Minimum Bid: £400

 

The Red Apple by Paul Roth worth £200*

Paul Roth is a self-taught painter whose pieces are usually still life and totally created memories and imagination. Often in an abstract style with wildlife included, his pieces really reach out off the canvas.

Width: 55cm Height: 60cm

Donated by: Paul Roth

Minimum Bid: £100