The countdown has begun to the annual Wave 105 Cash for Kid’s charity auction which is set to take place on-air and online on Thursday October 11.

A full day of airtime will be dedicated to the auction, which is in aid of Wave 105 Cash for Kids, so listeners can place live bids on items will also be available to view and purchase on the Wave 105 website until October 18 at 5pm.

Many ‘money can’t buy’ and ‘once in a lifetime’ prizes have been generously donated by Hampshire and Dorset-based companies including:

• Signed AFC Bournemouth shirt
• Wave 105’s Andy Jackson’s London to Paris bike, courtesy of Velocity
• Weekend away in a motorhome thanks to Marquis Motorhomes
• Return travel to France or the Channel Islands with Condor Ferries
• VIP tickets to the 2013 Wales Rally GB
• Tandem skydive from Go Skydive, Somerset
• Double or king size memory foam mattress courtesy of Hypnia in Bournemouth
• Tickets to the 2013 Rallye Sunseeker and ride in a British Rally Championship Car at the Goodwood Festival of Speed
• Christmas dinner for 12 from Armstrong Butchers in Winton
• Seven night stay for a family of up to six people at Hoburne Holiday Parks
• Two course meal for two at Urban Reef in Boscombe

• Signed Southampton FC shirt
• Wave 105’s Andy Jackson’s London to Paris Bike, courtesy of Velocity
• Return travel to France or the Channel Islands with Condor Ferries
• VIP tickets to the 2013 Wales Rally GB
• Scuba party for 12 at Andark Diving and Watersports
• A family season ticket for Paultons Park
• Tasting, tour and meal for four people at Wickham Vineyard
• Tandem skydive from Go Skydive, Somerset
• Christmas dinner for ten at The Rising Sun in Swanmore
• Cooking at home for up to eight people with Andy MacKenzie from Lainston House, Winchester
• Tickets to the 2013 Rallye Sunseeker & ride in a British Rally Championship Car at the Goodwood Festival of Speed
• Dinner and overnight stay at Hotel Terravina in the New Forest
• Keepsake silver jewellery courtesy of Smallprint in Ashurst
• Winter spa residential break for four people at the Marriott Meon Valley Hotel & Country Club
• Seven night stay for a family of up to six people at Hoburne Holiday Parks
• Motorbike training course with MOTAG
• £500 voucher for David Mellor & Sons Jewellers

• Signed Portsmouth Football Club football
• Wave 105’s Andy Jackson’s London to Paris bike, courtesy of Velocity
• Return travel to France or the Channel Islands with Condor Ferries
• VIP tickets to the 2013 Wales Rally GB
• Tandem skydive from Go Skydive, Somerset
• Champagne hot air balloon flight for two thanks to Molland Projects Ltd
• ‘Pimp My Cake’ masterclasses with Mama Rhu in Gosport
• Tickets to the 2013 Rallye Sunseeker & ride in a British Rally Championship car at the Goodwood Festival of Speed
• Two night stay at the Montana Guest House in Hedge End

• Priory Bay Hotel Gourmet weekend at Seaview
• VIP tickets to the 2013 Wales Rally GB
• Tandem skydive from Go Skydive, Somerset
• Wave 105’s Andy Jackson’s London to Paris bike, courtesy of Velocity

Established in 2008, the charity supports local children across the Wave 105 listener area under the age of 18 who are financially, socially, emotionally or physically disadvantaged.

Wave 105 Cash for Kids Charity Manager, Gloria Hill, said: “We have been overwhelmed with many generous prizes from local business and local people. Last year our listeners and supporters helped to raise £28,369 so we hope to make even more this year!”