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Online Auction

From 22nd September to 6th October, we will be holding a virtual auction to raise vital funds for Reading Mencap.

We have some really fantastic prizes with 100% of the money raised going towards supporting children and adults with learning disabilities!

They include:
4-star afternoon tea for 2
2 train tickets to anywhere on the Great Western Railway network
3-course dinner for 2 at Malmaison Reading
8 cocktails at Milk Reading
Go-karting session at TeamSport
Tour of West Berkshire Brewery for 2
2 tickets to the Savill Garden
Pizza and beers for 2 at Zerodegrees
Keg of Zerodegrees craft beer
Skincare beauty box

Why not treat yourself or a friend/family member for their birthday or Christmas?

Bids can be made by email, text message or by posting on our Facebook event page. Please see the downloadable PDF (to the right of this page) for full descriptions of each item and any terms and conditions.


Please read the following before bidding:

100% of the money raised from the auction will go directly towards supporting people with learning disabilities and their families in Reading.

Please note that if you are unable to collect your prize from our offices, we may ask you to cover any postage costs.

Please only bid if you are prepared to pay if you win!


How to Bid

Bids can be made via:

a) our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/events/112051952799296 or 
b) by emailing fundraisingmanager@readingmencap.org.uk or
c) by texting 07495 544 689.

  • Please state the item you want to bid on, the amount you want to bid and your name.
  • You may bid on multiple items and may increase your bid as many times as you wish before the auction ends.
  • There may be a reserve price that has to be met on some items. We will publicise when the reserve has been met.
  • Bids will open at 12 noon on 22nd September and close at 12 noon on 6th October.
  • To save resources, only the winners will be contacted after the auction closes.


Thank you to the following companies who have generously donated the auction prizes: Great Western Railway, Malmaison Reading, Milk Reading, Royal Berkshire Hotel, The Savill Garden, TeamSport Reading, West Berkshire Brewery and Zerodegrees Reading.

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