Grand Auction

2022 Grand Auction

Thursday 4th August 2022 at 7pm

at the Hastings & St. Leonards Angling Association, Marine Parade, Hastings TN34 3AG (By the Miniature Railway Station)

With thanks to so many for your kind donations of auction lots. (Please see the Thank You list below.)

Also see below for a list of the auction lots and bidding order.

Please contact Jeanette and Jackie at

Viewing auction lots

You can come along and view lots from 2:30pm today (Thursday) at Hastings & St. Leonards Angling Association

2022 Grand Auction Lots so far...


  1. One hour professional portrait photo shoot for you and your loved one, at Media 25 Studio, Unit 1, Mercatoria Business Centre. RRP 150

  2. Framed original water colour of Old Town fishing boat by Artist Michelle Mould

  3. Brand new Russell Hobbs Canterbury red 2 slice toaster – RRP £30

  4. Game of Thrones – full set of 7 paperback books – RRP - £70

  5. Wooden parrot plaque, donated by Flibbertigibbet in George Street

  6. George Greaves original framed photograph – RX83 going off to trawl at dawn

  7. Turquoise and silver metal Matching necklace and bracelet set – RRP - £25

  8. Framed print by John Huldrick of fireworks over Hastings pier print – RRP £40

  9. Set of 6 Judges framed sepia postcards from the early 1900’s

  10. Pre loved HBBS original 1995 t-shirt from the beginning of Hastings Bonfire

  11. Pre loved HBBS large rugby shirt and baseball cap

  12. Set of 3 preloved large and xl HBBS t-shirts from 2000, 2005 and reprinted original from 1995

  13. All the way from Valencia, from our German member Heidi, choose from a 10kg box of organic oranges or Clemantines, hand picked and delivered free direct from Spain

  14. Tote bag and Hamper of chocolate goodies made locally from Only Coco in George street RRP £43

  15. Handmade Gift Boxed Oak Leaf Pendant and chain from Roccabella in the High street RRP £30

  16. Brand new Aroma Diffuser from Golden hands in George street (RRP £54.99)

  17. Mixed Case of 6 bottles of wine, 3 white - The Grape white Chenin Blanc 2018 and 3 red Lunaazul Merlot, donated by the Jenny Lind in High Street RRP £60

  18. 2 volumes on the history of Guy Fawkes and bonfire donated by our American HBBS member and author Conrad Bladey

  19. 'Giles Classics ‘94 A collection of original Giles cartoons and ‘Giles’ 1988/99

  20. A rare opportunity for 2 people (over 18) to learn how to make horseshoes with Mark the Farrier from the BBC 2, TV series, Love in the Countryside

  21. Hand turned ash bowl from Joe Wood bespoke wood turner – These bowls are currently being sold in Greenfinch shop in Ticehurst for around £40

  22. Large beech platter from Joe Wood bespoke wood turner, These bowls are currently being sold in Greenfinch shop in Ticehurst for around £40

  23. Pair of heavy silver metal 5 Candle Candelabras

  24. 4 tickets to Hastings Contemporary Art museum

  25. Framed print of RX58 from Gallery 53 in the High Street

  26. A month’s membership and a free personal trainer session at Freedom Leisure Falaise fitness centre

  27. Hamper of goodies from Judges Bakery in the High Street

  28. Case of quality mixed wines RRP in excess of £110 donated by Carr Taylor 2021 Rose, 2021 Bacchus, 2021 1066, 2018 sparkling Rose, 2018 sparkling Bacchus, 2018 Brut

  29. Hand crafted large Ash vase, created and donated by John Turner

  30. Hand crafted medium sized Ash vase, created and donated by John Turner

  31. Fruits of Nature Rose scented bath foam, hand wash and hand cream from Shop House in the High street. RRP £30

  32. A spooky after-dark experience, be prepared to get scared! Halloween Crime Walk of Hastings at The True CRIME Museum, White Rock, Hastings Seafront - Saturday 29th October 2022 RRP £25

  33. One hour treatment at the Bodyworks in Hastings, specialising in sports massage and acupuncture. RRP £40

  34. GWC cleaning - a £500 cleaning package, including cleaning of gutters/facia & soffits/ windows & choice of either pressure washing drives or decking, render cleaning or cladding cleaning

  35. Unique furnished dolls house, with its very own sewing room! Donated by Wendy Barnes

  36. A one-hour 1:1 lesson with one of our coaches at the Source Park. All hire equipment will be included such as a skateboard or BMX bike, helmet etc. In addition, the Source Park are also offering a free session at the park, again with all hire equipment included

  37. Preloved Late 1990’s Jack in the Green XL t-shirt

  38. 2022 Jimmy Read bike race poster signed by the artist

  39. One of a kind hand crafted copper and brass steam punk gun crafted and donated by Nigel Barnes

  40. Hamper of goodies donated by Penbuckles in High Street

  41. Theatre tickets – family ticket to Bugsy Malone at the White Rock

  42. Theatre tickets – family tickets to this year’s pantomime – Beauty and the Beast at the White Rock

  43. 2 bottles of Rose from Turners and a delicious Guava large Yankee candle from Flibbertigibbet

  44. HBBS bundle, zip up fleece, t-shirt (M) and Beanie RRP £38ish

  45. B.G sound and light disco or stage lighting session for your band.

  46. Chapel Down sparkling Brut- gift boxed bottle, donated by Brian Gasson

  47. New Shared Earth Indian scarf – donated by HBBS Sue Palmer

  48. Sunrise Gardens and Nurseries – 4 hours gardening and or advice on a project

  49. Lego 'Jake and his Ship Bucky' plus his desert island and Captain Hook

  50. A night's stay in the heart of the Old Town. 19 Courthouse Street mid-week dates available by arrangement- donated by Jo and Peter

  51. Hand crocheted long eared bunny rabbit, donated by Carol Sharpe

  52. Bottle of Freixenet Cava and a £10 voucher from Pissarro’s RRP £20+

  53. Tea for two @ The Good Place Havelock Road

  54. Gleowit Productions – A photo session up to three hours. Individual, family

Thank You!

A huge thank you to all the local businesses, members and to people of the public who have all helped to make the auction a possible.

Media 25 Studio, Unit 1, Mercatoria Business Centre -

Michelle Mould­­­

in George Street

Only Coco in George Street

Roccabella in the High Street

Golden hands in George street

Jenny Lind in High Street

Conrad Bladey

Mark ‘the farrier’ Skippon

Joe Wood - Instagram: Woods_wood_turning

Hastings Contemporary Art museum

Gallery 53 in the High Street -

Freedom Leisure Falaise fitness centre-

Judges bakery in the High street -

Carr Taylor

John Turner

Shop House in the High Street

The True CRIME Museum

Bodyworks in Hastings

Nigel Barnes for his one of a kind steampunk gun


Penbuckles in High Street

White Rock Theatre

Turners in the High street

Brian Gasson – DG discos

Sunrise Gardens and Nurseries-

Jo and Peter Moore for donating a night at their guesthouse


GWC cleaning

Electric palace movie theatre

Two Bulls steak house

Fagins -


Whites seafood and steak bar

The Albion

La Bella Vista

The Hoxley

The Good Pace

Thank you for supporting Hastings Borough Society (HBBS).

All money raised tonight will be used to help fund this years grand event on the 15th October 2022.

Our members work hard to raise money throughout the year in order to put on this big event for the town; however, it would not be possible without the support of local companies and individuals who support us with valuable products and services. A huge thank you goes out to all the shops, businesses and individuals who have generously donated items and manpower for this auction. With special thanks to the Hastings & St. Leonards Angling Association for hosting this event and to this evenings auctioneers and helpers.

Reserve bids may be made on any item, if you are unable to attend on the night. Bids must reach the fundraising team at before the start of the auction.

Every effort has been made to describe each lot number. We regret we cannot be held responsible for any errors, fakes or forgeries.

Please view the items before purchase if you are unsure about its authenticity or description in our catalogue.

Please note that all winning bids are final and should be paid for in cash or by card and taken home on the night. Once again, thank you for all your support.