Belfast Telegraph

Segal House online auction hots up

Mencap is raising money for Segal House with an auction on local web site and the bids are hotting up as the closing date approaches.

There has been £150 bid by Chicky for Jason Shankey's Fender guitar, while Maria is in poll position for signed Norn Iron football top donated by IFA.

Johnnie heads the bids for one of Terry Bradley's hats with Tommy at the top of the table for a signed scaled down model of Old Trafford donated by Eamonn Holmes.

Belfast Telegraph Digital Publisher Sam McIlveen said: "We are delighted with the interest in the Mencap auction and the opportunity to support Segal House, it's an innovative approach and something new which has caught people's imagination."

Segal House Nursery which provides a specialized pre-school environment where children with disabilities and their parents benefit from having all the specialist help they need under one roof.

Mencap’s Segal House nursery celebrates its 40th anniversary this year: the Mad for Ads charity auction for Mencap monies will provide vital support to the Nursery, ensuring children and their families continue to receive the specialist help they require. All money raised from the Mad for Ads charity auction for Mencap will be spent supporting people with a learning disability in Northern Ireland.

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