Mayor's grand charity ball
Friday 11 March | 7pm to midnight |Scarborough Spa Ocean Room
Jointly hosted by current Mayor and Mayoress, Councillor Eric Broadbent and Mrs Lynne Broadbent, and former Mayor and Consort (2019 to 2021), Councillor Hazel Lynskey and Mr Mike Lynskey, the 2022 Mayor’s grand charity ball , themed ‘Let’s Dance’, is set to put the sparkle back into socialising and the fun back into fundraising.
Special guest will be The Yorkshire Auctioneer, Angus Ashworth. Angus and his team from Ryedale Auctioneers feature in the Really channel documentary series, The Yorkshire Auction House. Angus is also a regular expert on the BBC's Antiques Road Trip.
Angus will bring his gavel down during a charity auction and entertain guests with humorous tales and fascinating facts from the worlds of antiques and television.
There will also be a grand prize draw and live band to dance to until midnight.
All money raised from the evening will go to the Mayoress’ Community Fund, which benefits local groups and organisations throughout the borough.
The Mayor and former Mayor will also invite and thank those who have cared for the ill and vulnerable during the coronavirus pandemic and worked to keep the borough moving.
Tickets for the ball, which include a welcome drink and canapés, three course meal with wine and all entertainment, are £40 per person.
Groups of ten can purchase tickets to sit together at a discounted price of £35 per person.
To book tickets, download a copy of the booking form below, complete and return by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01723 232423 to book by phone.
Guests at the ball will be able to place bids with The Yorkshire Auctioneer for the following items and experiences:
- bespoke necklace by Rosh Jewellers
- overnight stay for two including breakfast at The Farrier, Cayton¹
- six bottles of Chateau Musar 1998 from the Bekaa Valley in Lebanon
- bottle of Filey Bay whisky signed by Rishi Sunak/Boris Johnson
Grand draw prizes include a Whitby Jet necklace donated by the Mayor of Whitby, two tickets for any Yorkshire game at Scarborough cricket ground with hospitality, theatre and train tickets, gym vouchers and artwork.