Pirate FM News

Keep up to date with the latest news delivered direct to your Inbox.

Wool I Never - PM Draws Sheep for Eden

news - eden
Delicious Submit this page to reddit

10:02am 4th December 2012

A doodle of a sheep by David Cameron is being auctioned by Eden to raise money for charity.

The basic black and white drawing is one of a series of lots, including a copy of the lyrics of Evita signed by composer Tim Rice.

The online auction, which takes place from December 6 to 16, is based on the theme of inspiration.

Other quirky collectables up for auction include a piece by eminent artist Kurt Jackson, a visionary sketch of the future by Joanna Lumley, James Wong’s childhood gardening book and artwork by singer-songwriter Seth Lakeman.

There are also special experiences on offer, such as wine tasting for six people at the historic London wine merchants Berry Bros, a spa day at Cornwall’s Fowey Hall Hotel and a private chocolate and chilli tour for two at Eden.

In addition, the auction has a collection of unique gifts to choose from, including kegDavid Cameron's sheep doodles of Sharp’s Doom Bar Bitter, a luxury gift set from Neal’s Yard Remedies and an exclusive Ultimate Chocolate Feast hamper from Eden.

Sir Tim Smit from the Eden Project, said: “Inspiring people to believe they can make a difference and giving them the tools to do so, is the key to all our futures. This is a principle that informs all our projects both here and across the country, which is why we’ve encouraged friends of Eden to share something that inspires them.”

The auction will raise money for a range of Eden projects, from working with the school, college and university students that visit each year, to engaging with socially excluded young people and helping community gardening groups to flourish.

Photo: Tom Griffiths

10:02am 4th December 2012

Share This Story

Delicious Submit this page to reddit
Suggested articles
Treliske health hospital

'Never Event' At Cornwall's Biggest Hospital

A patient had surgery in the wrong place at Treliske

eden sessions

WATCH: Top 10 Biggest Acts Played At Eden Sessions

Take a look back at some amazing music moments captured in Cornwall

Most read
padstow death

'Suspicious' Death In Padstow

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder

police tape 3

Police Search For 'Wanted Offender'

A cordon is in place in Newquay

Top articles

Cornwall Man Accused Of Child Murder

Cornwall News: Matthew Scully-Hicks denies killing adoptive daughter

Pirate FM Cornwall News Update - 7th January 2016

Cornwall Video News: Officials say they’re holding talks to find new jobs for hundreds of workers in Bodmin.

Squatters braced for eviction over Buckingham Palace 'security risk'

National News: Squatters in a seven-storey building just metres away from Buckingham Palace are preparing for the prospect of eviction after being branded a possible risk to the Queen's security.

VIDEO: Cats Die From 'Anti-Freeze Poisoning'

Cornwall News: Vets warn others are missing in Camborne and Redruth

Will practice make perfect for La La Land star?

Showbiz News: La La Land actor Ryan Gosling says he had two choices when making the Oscar nominated movie - learn to play piano or "shatter the dreams" of director Damien Chazelle.

French prosecutors launch judicial inquiry into Francois Fillon 'fake jobs' claims

World News: French prosecutors have opened a judicial inquiry into claims Francois Fillon gave his wife a "fake job".

Rory McIlroy says game of golf with Donald Trump not 'an endorsement'

Sports News: Rory McIlroy has defended his decision to play golf with Donald Trump after a flood of criticism and abuse, saying it "was, quite simply, a round of golf".

Men and women 'need different things' to keep friendships alive

Strange News: Your ability to keep long-distance friendships alive may depend on your gender, according to a new study.

Newer article

Cornish Drivers Hope for Good News in Mini Budget

Cornwall News: Calls for a freeze in petrol duty and for the A30 to be turned into dual carriageway at Temple

Older article

Congratulations from Cornwall!

Cornwall News: Duchy suggests baby names for Kate and William's little Prince or Princess...

Cornwall's Pirate FMPirate Extra Footer LogoEscape to Cornwall radioLoveCornwall.com - The Cornish Business DirectoryPirate Education and Training

 

© Copyright Pirate FM

Pirate FM cannot be held responsible for the content of external links.