Bids are invited for 41 lots in the Hunt Staff Benefit Society’s online auction.
Items under the hammer include a bespoke Patey hunting cap, a week at a house in the south of France, members tickets to Burghley and hunting with packs including the Exmoor, the Quorn and the Fernie.
“In these [post-hunting ban] days it is more important than ever that we support those on the front line, our hunt servants,” said Alastair Jackson of the Masters of Foxhounds Association.
Bid at www.hsbs.org.uk by 4pm on Tuesday, 3 May.
This news story was first published in the current issue of Horse & Hound (28 April, 2011)