Support us NYCGB Prize Raffle 2019 From gadgets to a getaway, there are fabulous prizes for everyone in our Prize Raffle! ****************************************************************************************************** The NYCGB Prize Raffle is a fun way to support our charitable work. By buying a ticket you will be directly helping to support young people who require financial assistance to take part in our life-changing programmes. All proceeds from raffle ticket sales will go towards our Financial Assistance scheme and the more tickets you buy, the greater the number of young people we will be able to support. Tickets will be on sale between 1 April-31 August 2019 and can also be purchased from volunteers at selected NYCGB promoted concerts and alumni events. The prize raffle draw will be drawn live on Facebook from NYCGB's Head Office in Durham at 7.00pm on 5 September 2019. Winners' initials and surnames will be published on our website and announced via our social media channels. Further terms and conditions apply. BUY TICKETS Prizes All of our prizes have been generously donated by the NYCGB Alumni Champions Committee and friends. 1. Cornish cottage getaway. Enjoy a week's rest and recuperation at Hudson Cottage, situated in the heart of the beautiful Cornish countryside near the ancient market town of Liskeard. The 125-year-old cottage sleeps 4, is dog-friendly, and offers the perfect base for exploring Siblyback Lake Country Park, Bodmin Moor, and the stunning Polperro Heritage Coast. The winner will be invited to choose their preferred dates for their stay, based on the cottage's current availability. Click here for further details and images of Hudson Cottage. 2. Sophie Ellis-Bextor concert tickets. We've secured exclusive tickets for two lucky winners to catch the legendary 'Murder on the Dance Floor' singer/songwriter at one of her forthcoming 'The Song Diaries' UK tour dates, including a meet-and-greet with Sophie herself! The winner will receive two tickets to their choice of the following dates on Sophie Ellis-Bextor's 'The Song Diaries' UK tour: 19 November: Cliffs Pavilion, Southend / 24 November: Leeds Town Hall / 25 November: Sage Gateshead / 27 November: The Anvil, Basingstoke / 28 November: G Live, Guildford. Find out more about Sophie Ellis-Bextor's 'The Song Diaries' UK tour 3. QUEEN: Limited Edition 'Orb' Gift Box Set. Representing Queen’s regal rule over the music record books of the past 40 years, this luxurious gift box opens to reveal a majestic golden orb emblazoned with a Queen logo and gothic designs, and holding a USB drive containing all of Queen’s 15 remastered studio albums in audiophile quality, and a photo gallery. Fully compatible with PC and Mac. Limited worldwide edition of 5,000 units, numbered 2,010. 4. John Lewis Vouchers. Treat a loved one to a really rather special gift from John Lewis' home and fashion collections with £250 of vouchers. 5. The King's Singers: 'GOLD' Box Set, concert tickets and recorded birthday greeting. Released to celebrate the legendary a cappella group's 50th birthday in 2018 and personally signed by all the members of the group at the time of release, 'GOLD' showcases the maverick musical spirit that has won fans around the world. The set contains three CD albums, a brand new book chronicling The King's Singers' extraordinary journey, and a USB drive of audiophile quality tracks. The winner of this prize will also receive two tickets to a UK concert by The King's Singers and the opportunity to receive a recording of a personalised birthday greeting, sung by the group. 6. 'Dreadlock Holiday': signed and framed lyrics by Graham Gouldman. 'Dreadlock Holiday' was written by Graham Gouldman and Eric Stewart for rock band 10cc, and became the Stockport group's third and final number one hit in the UK Singles Chart, spending a single week at the top in September 1978. The winner of this prize will receive a framed set of lyrics to the song, hand-scribed by its co-writer Graham Gouldman. 7. Original painting by Les Spence. Trained as a lettering artist, gilder and interior designer, Les Spence became a full-time painter in 1965. He has since established an international reputation as a marine artist of mysterious seascapes. This is an original painting, signed by the artist and measuring approximately 70 x 70cm. Find out more about Les Spence 8. 'Les Misérables' BBC mini-series: annotated and signed TV scripts by Dominic West. The BBC's recent six-part adaptation of Victor Hugo's classic novel featured an all-star cast including Olivia Colman, Derek Jacobi, David Oyelowo and Dominic West. The winner of this prize will receive West's working scripts for the production, annotated and signed by the actor. 9. 'The Jolly Shepherd': autographed manuscript by John Rutter. John Rutter wrote 'The Jolly Shepherd' for the National Youth Choir of Great Britain, who premiered it at Christmas 2018 at the Royal Albert Hall with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. The winner of this prize will receive a manuscript copy of the first page of the carol, arranged for choir and piano accompaniment, hand-scribed and signed by the composer. 10. NYCGB Audio & Film Collection. The winner of this prize will receive a presentation USB drive featuring all of NYCGB's audio recordings and music videos created since 2015, showcasing outstanding singing of music from the Renaissance to Bollywood! 11. Two tickets to a UK concert by The Sixteen. 12. Deluxe 10" vinyl Eric Whitacre album, signed by the composer. 13. Max and Harvey: signed hoodies and merchandise:- 2 signed hoodies, 4 coloured wrist bands, 2 fidget spinners and 2 guitar plectrum boxes each containing several plectra. 14. Hardback edition of 'Take Nothing With You', a novel by Patrick Gale, signed and dedicated by the author. 15. 'Beasts of Balance' - award-winning tabletop/digital board game by NYCGB Alumnus Alex Fleetwood. 16. VeloVixen ladies' cycling gear. 17. Ohyo/Felix Conran workbag, and five Ohyo collapsible, reusable water bottles. 18. Football signed by international baritone Bryn Terfel. 19. UK concert tickets and latest album collection from The Swingles. 20. Score of 'Antiphon' by Jonathan Dove, signed by the composer. 21. Score of 'Unending Love' by Roxanna Panufnik, signed by the composer. 22. Score of 'who we are' by Kerry Andrew, signed by the composer. 23. Score of 'The Thing That Matters' by Vikki Stone, signed by the composer. 24. CD Album, 'A Festival of Britten' (2013), featuring the National Youth Choirs of Great Britain. 25. VocalZone prize hamper, including pastilles, herbal tea, mug, and a replica 1912 Vocalzone tin. 26. Oral-B Smart 4 Electric Toothbrush.