Children in Need 24th Sailathon 2022 Silent Auction

We hope you are as excited as the Junior Committee for the 24 hour Sailathon! 

This weekend, as well as sailing for 24 hours, SSC will be running a silent auction to help raise funds for Children in Need.

Salterns Sailing Club has been donated some incredible products and prizes, all of which are listed below, as well as information on how you are able to bid.

A Fitness Consultation – Plus 3 Personal Training Sessions

Kindly donated David Booth Fitness

Advanced Personal Trainer, and Health & Fitness Specialist

David specialises in providing personal training to the highest professional standard from his private fitness suite in the New Forest.

He is considered to be one of Souths top Advanced Personal Trainers and Exercise & Weight Loss Specialists, having qualified with the American College of Sports Medicine.

He is also one of the very few UK qualified Titleist Performance Institute Golf Fitness Instructors.

David is offering an initial Fitness Consultation, followed by 3 Personal Training Sessions at his fitness suite.

2 Hour Garden Design Consultation

Kindly donated by Claire Booth Gardens and Design

​”I take time to understand my clients’ requirements in order to create the garden they wish for, whether it be renovating a particular area or perhaps the whole garden. Sharing my knowledge and passion for planting, landscaping and focusing on the flow of the garden and functionality is key to my clients getting the most out of their outdoor space”.  This coupled with her strong work ethic, project management, DIY skills and customer focus is what enables Claire to exceed her customers’ expectations.

Claire is offering an exclusive 2 hour garden design consultation to help plan a perfect outdoor space.

Haul Out, Scrub and Relaunch

Kindly donated by Dominic at Berthon

Get someone else to do your dirty work … Bid for a lift, scrub and relaunch courtesy of Berthon Marina. Maximum boat length 50′.  Your lifted boat will be treated with the perfect pressure wash. Redeemable between 1st July 2023 and 30th November 2023.

Lymington Town Football Club – Home Tickets

Kindly Donated by Ian Loveless and LTFC

Support your local team with 5 Tickets for entry to any Home Game in Southern League Div 1 in 2022/23.  Perfect for any Lymington Town Football Club fan.

Cut & Blow Dry With Emma

Kindly Donated by Jackie at Angel Hair Boutique

Treat yourself to a perfect cut & blow dry with Senior Designer Emma.

At Angel Hair Boutique, your satisfaction is our number one priority. Since 2011, we’ve provided the New Forest with a wide range of quality products and personalised Hair Salon services that are catered specifically to your needs. We are fuelled by the desire to have you feeling and looking great. Swing by to start looking and feeling amazing!

2 Roast Dinners and a Bottle of House Wine

Kindly Donated by Jay at The Angel & Blue Pig

The Angel & Blue Pig look forward to serving you a lovely roast dinner for 2, complimented with a bottle of red or white house wine, in support of Children In Need.

Carrington Boats Tour for Up to 4 People

Kindly Donated by Jason at Carrington Boats

This is a one-off opportunity exclusive tour of CBL for up to 4 people.  They are currently building a new custom 45’ race yacht due for delivery in April 23. From mid-January there is opportunity to see Pip Hare’s IMOCA boat which will be in the shed for a major refit.

Unique Stainless Steel Fish Sculpture by Local Artist Michael Turner

Kindly donated by Michael Turner

Michael creates unique handcrafted stainless steel sculptures which are sold worldwide.

His passion for sculpture is shown through his extraordinarily detailed and unique artwork, which is now globally recognized and increasingly known as ‘a Michael Turner’. This is a fantastic opportunity to own this wonderful fish sculpture.

Afternoon Tea For 2 at Careys Manor Hotel

Kindly Donated by Suzy at Careys Manor & SenSpa

Graze on a mouth-watering selection of finely cut sandwiches, speciality cakes including freshly baked scones smothered in New Forest Jam and thick clotted cream, all complimented by a large selection of the finest silk prism teas from Birchalls’ or fair trade coffee and Fair Trade coffee. Who could resist such delicious delicacies?

An Afternoon Tea at Careys Manor is an experience to be enjoyed in either the chic Cambium restaurant or in the comfort of their manor house lounge.

1 Hour Paddle Boarding Lesson for 2

Kindly Donated by Sean at The New Forest Paddle Sport Company

Based in beautiful Keyhaven this is a perfect opportunity for 2 people to explore the stunning Keyhaven river and salt marshes, under the instruction of a paddle boarding expert.  The 1 hour lesson will be tailored to your abilities. 

RRP in 2023 – £110

Full Afternoon Tea For 2 at South Lawn Hotel

Kindly Donated by Sandra at South Lawn Hotel

Selection of Sandwiches & Cakes Scones, Clotted Cream & Jam with a Pot of Tea/Coffee.

Relax and enjoy a full afternoon tea for two in South Lawn’s Cedar Tree restaurant overlooking the beautiful gardens. This charming country hotel is set in five acres of landscaped grounds on the outskirts of Milford-On-Sea, and is the idyllic location for the perfect afternoon tea.

Full 2 day PB2 Course

Kindly Donated by Kirsty at Royal Lymington Yacht Club

Attain your RYA Powerboat Level 2 at RLYMYC. This two-day course provides the skills and background knowledge needed to drive a powerboat and is the basis of the International Certificate of Competence (ICC).

The course provides all you need to know for self-sufficient powerboating at a basic level, including launching, mooring, anchoring and recovery plus all the boat driving skills required for basic competence in a powerboat. 

It includes close quarters handling, high speed manoeuvres, man overboard recovery and collision regulations.

non-members £250+

Clip & Climb for 4 at Rock Reef

Kindly Donated by Alice at Rock Reef

Clip & Climb Family and Friends ticket for Rock Reef at Bournemouth Pier.  One adult supervisor (18+) required if any child under 16.

Experience Rock Reef’s 25 unique Clip ‘n Climb walls and their stairway to heaven climbing challenge that provide varying degrees of exciting challenges, to suit every age and ability from 4 to 94! Be prepared to enjoy copious amounts of fun whilst pushing and testing your agility, confidence, climbing and problem solving skills.

There are so many choices of climbing walls to conquer and each wall creates a different challenge – whether it be testing your speed, deciding on the quickest or hardest route to navigate or how to grip the hold and where to distribute your body weight. The choices and challenges are yours to take!

£100 Gift Voucher for Stanwell House

Kindly Donated by Lisa at Stanwell House

Be one of the first to enjoy Stanwell House, due to reopen in January after extensive renovation of this Grade II listed boutique hotel in the heart of Lymington.

Maybe enjoy cocktails and Champagne afternoon tea, or a spot of lunch, with family or friends in the stunning orangery.

Family Ticket to Beaulieu Motor Museum

Kindly Donated by The Beaulieu Team

With this full family ticket you’ll get to enjoy the National Motor Museum, The Palace House, grounds and gardens, Beaulieu Abbey, plus more.  It’s a fantastic day out.

A family ticket is 2 adults and up to 3 children, or 1 adult and up to 4 children  (RRP £71)

Van Buck England Limited Edition Ninja Star Silk Tie

Kindly Donated by Edwin at Salt Marsh Gallery

This is a limited edition Ninja Star silk tie by Van Buck which comes in a black gift box. The silk tie is one of their classic black background styles and is made up of bright multi-coloured ninja style stars in an all over design.

Allison Wiffen Iconic London Black Cab Cufflinks

Kindly Donated by Edwin at Salt Marsh Gallery

Handmade limited edition cufflinks designed and made by ceramics artist Allison Wiffen.  Approximately 1.8cm in width and made from pure white earthenware clay, so strong but light in weight.  The backs are plated with a non-allergenic tin alloy with Allison’s signature stamped into them.  The cufflinks come in a beautiful presentation box.

3hr Business Website Technical Audit

Kindly Donated by Mick at Garner SEO

If you own a business website that is growing in content, but not performing as well as it could in Google, then you need an audit to find out why.  This 3hr audit will look at a high level, all aspects of the website and online presence, and report on issues and opportunities that need addressing to put the website on a firmer foundation for growth.  This is not a generic SEO tool audit.

Garner SEO provides SEO services to top ranking e-commerce and service sites in the UK, within high competition niches. Garner SEO provide expert analysis of any technical issues, content issues, and a deep understanding of creating long term stability and growth within Google search results.

Note: this audit will not benefit a single page scrolling website, static small websites less than 8-10 pages, or page-builder websites.  Email [email protected] if you have questions.

Typical Audit £150+

Orchids Retreat – Total Bliss Treatment

Kindly Donated by Diana at Orchids Retreat

Treat yourself with a visit to an award winning boutique Beauty Salon run by International Beauty Therapist of the Year Diana Jenner.

This treatment commences with a back massage followed by a deep relaxing facial, concluding with a scalp massage. Hydrating and nourishing serums are applied to the face, neck and décolleté as well as a soothing mask for the face and eyes. RRP £105


  • Bidding increments up to £100 – £5 increment
  • Bidding increments over £100 – £10 increment
  • SSC will be monitoring the Silent Auction and will be closing the auction at 4.00pm on Saturday 19th November 2022 and their decision on all bids will be final.
  • You will be able to bid when visiting the club over the weekend or by Whatsapp bidding (see below)
  • Whatsapp/absent bidding is welcome. Please Whatsapp  ‭07702 638056‬ with the name of the lot you are bidding on and the amount you would like to bid.
  • All new bids must be higher than the previous bid by at least the minimum raise indicated above, in order to be valid.
  • All bidders must be 18 years of age or above.

In order to protect the integrity of all bidders, please do not scratch out bids. Bids may only be voided by SSC due to valid bidding error. Please seek assistance if you find an invalid bid or make a mistake during bidding.

The auction will close at 4.00pm on Saturday 19th November 2022, at which time the highest bid on each bid sheet will be declared the winner. If conflict arises over identifying the last valid bid for an item, SSC has the sole discretion to determine the winner.

A massive THANK YOU to all the companies and members who have kindly donated.

Happy Sailing

The Junior Committee