December 12 2009.

An incredible array of vehicles and once in a lifetime experiences are on offer at this year's BEN Ball charity auction on Wednesday 16 December.

Kindly donated by BEN supporters the lots include:

- Two VIP Champions League second round tickets with hospitality. Donated by Ford Motor Company Limited

- A signed Jason Plato race suit from 2008 British Touring Car Championship. Donated by Jason Plato & Unipart Group

- Sailing weekend for four people. Sailing out of Port Solent, the weekend includes tuition, onboard food and overnight stay. Donated by BDM and Ontime Automotive Ltd

- An original piece of artwork by Ian Cook. Donated by Popbang Colour

- A Fiat 500bydiesel 1.4 16V Sport. Donated by Fiat Group Automobiles UK

- A unique Suzuki GSX-R1000 built especially for grand prix legend Kevin Schwantz. Donated by Suzuki GB plc

- A Jaguar XJ 3.0 litre Diesel SWB Luxury. Donated by Jaguar Cars Ltd

Charles Davis, BEN's Director of Fundraising and Communications said;
"Our heartfelt thanks to everybody who has donated items for auction at this year's BEN Ball. With a considerable amount of interest in some of these items already, we wait with baited breath to see how much all the lots go for!"

To bid on any of these lots prior to the BEN Ball please call Kelly Neal on 01344 294720 or email