Bid on brilliant one-of-a-kind prizes with Smooth presenters in Global’s Make Some Noise auction

12 June 2020, 11:26 | Updated: 22 June 2020, 09:17

Make Some Noise auction
Picture: Smooth/Global

By Tom Eames

Smooth's charity, Global’s Make Some Noise, has launched an auction full of exclusive money-can’t-buy experiences and items to raise money for those hit hardest by coronavirus in our communities.

From a 'virtual Happy Hour' with Tina Hobley to a personal message from Myleene Klass and a 'virtual Cuppa' with Angie Greaves, many of these one-of-a-kind prizes will allow you to get up close (virtually) with Smooth's presenters like never before.

Not only that, but we have incredible prizes featuring some of your favourite artists including Gary Barlow, Freya Ridings, Lewis Capaldi and Olly Murs.

This is your chance to make up for the concerts that you’ve missed out on this year, as we have some incredible live experience prizes for 2021 that you can bid on.

To be in with a chance of winning a dream prize, just click here.

New prizes are being added all the time, so keep checking for the latest.

By becoming a winning bidder, you’ll be supporting our Emergency Appeal from Global’s Make Some Noise. The auction is raising money for small charities helping those experiencing grief, poverty, domestic abuse, loneliness, illness and mental health problems, as well as carers and care workers.


Prizes include:

Cuppa and a virtual chat with Angie Greaves - with English Tea Shop

Enjoy some TLC (tea loving care) with Smooth’s very own Angie Greaves. In Angie’s own words, “life is great, life is precious, life is fabulous”, and we’re sure you’ll feel the same after sitting back for a virtual cuppa and a chat with this radio legend.

Not only is Angie one of the most soulful and distinctive female voices in UK radio today, she also writes blogs about all of her passions: Family, Health, Entertainment and Beauty.

Discuss all of these topics and more over a delicious cup of organic, fair trade, speciality wellness tea from the English Tea Shop. What’s more, the English Tea Shop will also be gifting you a year’s supply of tea, so you can enjoy their diverse range that has been sustainably sourced from the heart of Sri Lanka all year round.

Virtual ‘Happy Hour’ with Tina Hobley

Spice up your happy hour with this special item: chat to Smooth’s Tina Hobley over a cocktail.

Learn about her time on Holby City, how she got into radio broadcasting or simply have a natter. Tina will send you a signed bottle of Patron Tequila - her favourite tipple - and together (virtually) you can sit down for a drink, a chat, and set the world to rights.

Tina Hobley
Tina Hobley. Picture: Global

Personal message from Myleene Klass

Myleene is ready to record a personal message, just for you or a dedicated gift for someone special in your life.

As on Britain's best-loved pianists, Myleene will can play you a request on the piano. Perhaps 'Happy Birthday', a classical piece or a pop classic!

Studio tour of Global, with special access to one radio station

Ever wondered what a commercial radio station looks like? Well now is your chance to get behind the scenes and see the action first-hand.

We are offering you a unique and exclusive tour around Europe’s largest radio company, Global. You will be able to view the UK’s best-loved radio station studios including Heart, Capital, LBC, Capital XTRA, Classic FM, Smooth, Radio X and Gold. You and three friends will be welcomed into Leicester Square HQ by your personal tour guide who will be well-equipped to answer all the questions you may have about your favourite radio stations and stars.

Two-night stay at the Rosewood London

Experience an unforgettable stay at Rosewood London – an ultra-luxurious five-star urban sanctuary in the heart of central London, regularly voted one of the world’s finest hotels.

Enjoy a two-night stay in one of their exquisitely designed suites with a delicious Full English Breakfast included each morning. Located close to Covent Garden, you’ll be steps away from many of the amazing sights that London’s West End has to offer.

Once the hustle and bustle becomes too much for you, you can then retreat back into the serenity of the hotel grounds; the hum of the city just slips away, replaced by an atmosphere of quiet sophistication and unsurpassed hospitality. It’s a warm welcome to a perfect stay for you and a loved one.

Gary Barlow signed handwritten lyrics for ‘Back For Good’

Are you a big Gary Barlow fan?! This is your chance to own handwritten and signed song lyrics by Mr Barlow himself. Very few people experience a career as eventful and successful as Gary Barlow’s.

From fronting one of Britain's biggest-ever boy bands, to confirming his reputation as a well-established and accomplished singer-songwriter, Barlow is by far one of the most celebrated British talents.

This is your chance to own a little piece of pop history, as Mr Barlow will handwrite and sign the lyrics to ‘Back For Good’. Whether you were a Take That fan, or prefer his solo work, he will put pen to paper to scribe a piece of memorabilia that is truly something you will treasure forever.

Gary Barlow
Gary Barlow. Picture: Getty

Virtual quiz night hosted by Olly Murs

Take your weekly quiz night to the next level with Olly Murs as your host and quizmaster!

Let this cheeky chappy take the reins as he delivers a fun filled evening full of laughs directly from his living room to yours.

Simply decide on your teams - this is for up to 10 people after all! - and let’s get cracking for a night of fun-packed entertainment!

Virtual chat and private concert with Freya Ridings

You and three friends can join the ‘Lost Without You’ singer for a one of a kind virtual private concert, projected straight into your home.

Experience the talent of the singer-songwriter rst hand, as she serenades you and up to three of your friends with her superb hits. A truly immense experience for all involved.

During the gig, you’ll get the chance to have a chat with Freya too, and discover the inner workings of her musical genius. She’ll also send you signed lyrics to her hit song ‘Castles’, to serve as a memento of your experience.

Watch Lewis Capaldi perform live from a box at the O2 for eight people

This is your opportunity to see the incredible Lewis Capaldi in person from a box at the O2. That’s right, you and seven friends will be able to see the Global Award winner 'Grace’ you with his immense talent from prime seats, as he performs his smash hits on the big stage.

Whether you go with friends or ‘Someone You Loved’, Capaldi will ensure this is a night you will not forget. Dance and sing the night away along with 'America’s Sweetheart', but remember to appreciate the night you’ve had ‘Before You Go'.

Signed ‘Dancing With a Stranger’ plaque by Sam Smith, along with personal note

This amazing Sam Smith lot is ‘To Die For’. Get your hands on a signed plaque of hit-single ‘Dancing With a Stranger’, an amazing piece of merchandise for any Sam Smith fan.

Not only that, Sam will write you a special, personalised note too, to give this a truly bespoke touch.

Important Information:

- The auction closes at 22:00 on Sunday 21st June 2020

- You must be 18 or over to place a bid.

- In order to bid, you’ll need to register on the auction site (hosted by Bid_In) using your full name, email address, mobile number and a four-digit pass code. This is to enable us to notify you if you get outbid or if you are the winning bidder.

- Please check the important information and T&Cs listed under each auction item before placing a bid to ensure you fully understand the terms and that you are eligible to bid.

- In the event of non-payment within 7 days of the auction closing time, the highest bidder will lose the bid and we will approach the second highest bidder.

- If you have any questions about the auction, please email