Private Ski Lesson

Welcome to the Have a Heart Appeal! Find out how you could bid for this amazing auction prize!

This prize is available to listeners of Heart Watford & Hemel Hempstead.

Take to the slopes with British Olympic skier Ed Drake.

The winner of this incredible auction will win a private, two hour ski lesson with British Olympic skier Ed Drake at the Snow Centre in Hemel Hempstead.

Big House

 After an action packed few hours, you will be able to unwind with a relaxing overnight stay at The Grove in a Superior West Wing room. You will also be treated to a delicious dinner at The Glasshouse and a sumptuous buffet breakfast the next morning. What’s more, you will have access to the hotel’s leisure facilities including Sequoia Spa, The Walled Garden and beach, as well as complimentary bikes to explore the beautiful surrounding woodland.

And to top off this amazing prize, we’re also throwing in a pair of Head skis and boots so you will be able to hit the slopes and make the most of your training!

This prize has been kindly donated by The Snow Centre Hemel Hempstead and The Grove.








Terms and Conditions:

  • This prize is at The Snow Centre, St Albans Hill, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP3 9NH where availability may be limited during school holidays, public holidays and at weekends.
  • An overnight stay for 2 at the Grove, London's Country Estate, Chandler's Cross, Hertfordshire, WD3 4TG on a date subject to availability before 1st March 2014 (Monday – Sunday).
  • Includes a 2 hour private lesson with Ed Drake for 1 person.
  • Travel not included.
  • Refreshments not included at the snow centre.
  • Spa treatments at The Grove not included.
  • Fitting for the Head skis and boots will be on a separate date to the lesson.
  • At least one member of the group must be over the age of 18.
  • The prize is for a fixed number of guests (as detailed in these Ts & Cs).
  • This activity is strenuous and therefore prize is not suitable for anyone who is or may be pregnant, who suffers from a bad back/neck or other sprain/strain or has other health issues that restrict movement, or which movement may affect or aggravate. If unsure please check with your doctor before bidding.
  • The content of the prize may be subject to change and/or substituted with a prize of equal or greater value.
  • There is no cash alternative. This is a charity auction and as such no refunds are given.

We require a prize winner name, contact number and email address to facilitate this prize.

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This prize has now SOLD. CONGRATULATIONS to Justin Apthrop from Birkenhead who bid £700!