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Nov. 11, 2016 Back to news index

The Worshipful Company of Blacksmiths are kindly donating a magnificent sculpture of a swan made by some of the leading blacksmiths in the country specially in aid of Treloar’s.

The swan will feature as part of the Worshipful Company of Blacksmiths float in the Lord Mayor's Show on Saturday 12th November. Tune in to the BBC 1 coverage on Saturday at 11:25am to see the team being interviewed. And to try to spot the Blacksmith's Prime Warden in a rickshaw donning the Treloar's green t-shirt.

The swan is 6ft tall with a 6ft wingspan and is intended to grace a beautiful lakeside or outdoor space. It is completely unique. And the best news? It could be yours! Place your bids now on the auction site. It will be open for 1 month ending at 6:30pm on Sunday 11th December.

Photographs kindly donated by Tony Bramely of Storm Photography - http://www.stormphotography.co.uk

Didn't spot the Swan at the Lord Mayor's Show? Then catch up on BBC iPlayer: http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b082sb28/the-lord-mayors-show-2016 (approx. 42 minutes in)

Let the bidding begin!