Wednesday, December 8, 2021

Lincoln Imp Trail auction rases £128k for charity

The Lincoln Imp Trail auction has raised more than £128,000 for the St Barnabas Lincolnshire Hospice charity.

Taking place on Lincolnshire Day at Lincoln Cathedral, the auction saw all thirty-one statues go under the hammer at an average selling price of £4,000. The highest bid was fetched by ‘A Little Lucky Imp’ at an impressive £10,000.

The auction followed the successful Imp Trail organised by Lincoln BIG which ran across the city over the summer.

“It was a great evening in support of St Barnabas, and we would like to thank everyone for participating in the trail, our sponsors, artists and partners who made this trail the success it’s been, especially after the one year postponement due to the pandemic,” said Sarah Loftus, CEO of Lincoln BIG.

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