Promise auction 1 sA promise auction was held at Our Lady and St Thomas Church, Woodseats in aid of the diocesan charity, the Hallam Bethlehem Fund.

Parishioners had offered services such as cooking meals, trips to museums, gardening, home energy check, tuition, as well as wines, spirits and artwork!

Promise auction 2 s

Bob Sawyer, who volunteered to be the auctioneer, enticed everyone to dig deep into their pockets for this important project.  As a result the auction raised over £800 for the Hallam Bethlehem Fund.