An auction to be held at the Fakenham, Racecourse is looking to raise £1m towards a project to help bomb blast victims!
The Prince of Wales Stand
The auction is already attracting world-wide attention in a year which marks the centenary of the First World War and the 70th anniversary of the D-Day Landings, also the sacrifices of members of the armed forces is at the forefront of many people’s minds.
Mr James, who runs James & Sons auction business in Fakenham, organised an auction which raised £250,000 in money and goods for soldiers returning from the Falklands War in 1982.
Mr James is now appealing to the public to donate items to be put up for auction.
As well as military memorabilia, including First and Second World War uniforms and medals, he is accepting items from all other conflicts and any other antiques from the 1920s to the 1960s which may be of interest. The auction is being supported by ipostparcels.com, part of the UK Mail Group. ipostparcels.com will manage the collection and delivery of items donated to the auction. So start hunting out your items now!
The auction is raising money to support The Royal British Legion Centre for Blast Injury Studies at Imperial College, London. The work done at Imperial College, London’s Centre for Blast Injury Studies will help people all over the world and The Royal British Legion is contributing £5m to establish the centre over a five-year period.
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James and Sons, Auctioneers
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Tel: 01328 855003