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2013 Brickset Raffle *ENTRY TO RAFFLE NOW CLOSED*



  • SirKevbagsSirKevbags Member Posts: 4,027
    I have to check it all. I'll get a list up as soon as I can.
  • CCCCCC Member Posts: 20,555
    That's a lot of shipping boxes. And lucky you, your grass is dry (I hope).
  • SirKevbagsSirKevbags Member Posts: 4,027
    @CCC Tightly packed ones and yes the grass is dry although they didn't stay there for long anyway.
  • MinifigsMeMinifigsMe Member Posts: 2,844
  • coachiecoachie Member Posts: 476
    'K8ing hell!
  • SirKevbagsSirKevbags Member Posts: 4,027
    City Space Moon Buggy #3365 1
    City Police Station #7498 1
    City Garbage Truck #4432 1
    City Museum Break In #60008 1
    City Flatbed Truck #60017 1
    City Fire Emergency #60003 1
    City Helicopter Rescue #4429 1

    Bricks Basic Bricks #4630 2
    Bricks Fun With Vehicles #4635 2
    Bricks Deluxe Brick Box #5508 2
    Bricks Large Pink Box #5560 2
    Bricks Doors And Windows #6117 2
    Bricks Wheels #6118 2

    Games Creationary #3844 2

    Creator Seaside House #7346 2
    Creator Small Cottage #31009 2
    Creator Log Cabin #5766 2

    Baseplate Green #626 5
    Baseplate Blue #620 5

    That is a full list of the sets Lluis handed over along with 200 polys!
  • SirKevbagsSirKevbags Member Posts: 4,027
    Happy faces :-) The power of the brick in full force. Outstanding work Matt.
  • SirKevbagsSirKevbags Member Posts: 4,027
    City Prisoner Transport #7286 2
    City Satellite Launch Pad #3366 2
    City Garbage Truck #4432 2
    City Fire Truck #60002 2
    City Flatbed Truck #60017 2
    City Dirt Bike #4433 2
    City Helicopter Rescue #4429 1

    Duplo Build And Play #4629 1

    Bricks Basic Bricks #4630 1
    Bricks Large Pink Box #5560 1
    Bricks Bricks Deluxe #6177 2
    Bricks Creative Bucket #10662 1

    Friends Stephanies Outdoor Bakery #3930 3
    Friends Hedgehog Hideaway #41020 4
    Friends Poodles Little Palace #41021 3

    Creator Fierce Flyer #31004 2
    Creator Super Soarer #6912 2
    Creator Blue Roadster #6913 2
    Creator Construction Hauler #31005 3
    Creator Highway Speedster #31006 3
    Creator Small Cottage #31009 3
    Creator Mini Speeder #31000 3
    Creator Mini Skyflyer #31001 2
    Creator Mini Fire Truck #6911 2

    Technic Hovercraft #42002 2
    Technic Off Road Racer #42010 2
    Technic Race Car #42011 2

    Baseplate Green #626 2
    Baseplate Blue #620 2
    Brick Separator #630 2

    A full list of the handover by @Basta .Fantastic selection.
  • AFFOL_Shellz_BellzAFFOL_Shellz_Bellz Member Posts: 1,263
    Can't say enough good things about this whole project! Awesome!
  • SirKevbagsSirKevbags Member Posts: 4,027
    Fantastic effort :-) I've never seen a crescent of Chima sets ;-)
  • graphitegraphite Member Posts: 3,275
    Awesome haul for the kids!
  • caperberrycaperberry Member Posts: 2,226
    Well I can make out a hospital, a person and a Lego set. So all is good. I can also see a thumb
  • sidersddsidersdd Member Posts: 2,432

    Well I can make out a hospital, a person and a Lego set. So all is good. I can also see a thumb

    Heh-heh, yep, although it may be a fingernail. She had these long fingernails, and had trouble holding the phone and keeping it steady for the shot.

    Anyway, they went with my original photo with all the sets. Here's the Facebook post FWIW (dunno if I'm posting this link correctly or not; I gave up on Facebook a couple of years ago):
  • SirKevbagsSirKevbags Member Posts: 4,027
    Warren Elsmore who many of you know here or if you don't you may have bought his excellent recent book handed over the delivery at Yorkhill in Glasgow today. He is pictured with Claire Hughes from Yorkhill who communicated with the play team and the following sets were supplied.

    #4636 Police Building Set x 37
    #4637 Safari Building Set x 37
    #4630 Basic Bricks x 2
    #853195 Calendar x 3
    #850581 Friends Calendar x 4
    #40080 Friends Pencil Holder x 3
    #628 Doors And Windows x 1
    #620 Blue Baseplate x 3

    Big thanks to Warren for driving them over and Claire for being so patient.

  • adiemcadiemc Member Posts: 592
    Thanks for the update @sirkevbags. Are there still sets to be distributed?
  • SirKevbagsSirKevbags Member Posts: 4,027
    There should be more updates within the next ten days. A real attempt has been made to tailor the requirements for each hospital and that has caused some delays. The thread here will be kept updated and when everything is complete there will be a front page article with all the pictures and quotes in one place.
  • CapnRex101CapnRex101 Administrator Posts: 2,364
    edited August 2013
    Next year's raffle will surely be even bigger, so how do you plan to deliver all these items then? I wonder if you can hire Royal Mail lorries...? :o)

    Great job everybody.
  • SirKevbagsSirKevbags Member Posts: 4,027
    Royal Mail are meanies and want paying for things like delivery. TNT are much more generous ;-)
  • JenniJenni Member Posts: 1,390
    ^ I took my American/Australian daughter too! That's actually only a third of what we handed over BTW. We didn't unpack everything as not all of it was staying in the play room.
  • khmellymelkhmellymel Member Posts: 1,314
    This thread makes me smile :)
  • legomattlegomatt Member Posts: 2,548
    edited August 2013

    Well I can make out a hospital, a person and a Lego set. So all is good. I can also see a thumb

    The first of many. :oP
  • indigoboxindigobox Member Posts: 470
    I agree khmellymel :)
    kinda makes me want another raffle though :D
  • AFFOL_Shellz_BellzAFFOL_Shellz_Bellz Member Posts: 1,263
    Did the hospital in Sacramento, CA get a delivery?
  • SirKevbagsSirKevbags Member Posts: 4,027
    @AFFOL_Shellz_Bellz All remaining deliveries are imminent and that includes the Sacramento one. I understand Sweden is happening today or tomorrow so there could be more great pictures later.
  • CCCCCC Member Posts: 20,555
    Once it is all done and dusted, are you going to give us a total piece count handed over? Not sets, pieces. I like big numbers.
  • SirKevbagsSirKevbags Member Posts: 4,027
    I MAY do it for boxed sets....... Polys have been done by the bag full so no real record.
  • MinifigsMeMinifigsMe Member Posts: 2,844
    *happy face*
  • AFFOL_Shellz_BellzAFFOL_Shellz_Bellz Member Posts: 1,263
    @SirKevBags Thanks for that info. I will watch for the notice!
  • SirKevbagsSirKevbags Member Posts: 4,027
    Not wanting to be spammy but if anyone has missed the announced thread re the building contest be sure to check it out.
  • adiemcadiemc Member Posts: 592
    Great stuff. Thanks for the update @sirkevbags
  • Mountfield isn't any "old lawnmower" @SirKevbags especially the SP180, that's a hell of a mower :)

  • LostInTranslationLostInTranslation Member Posts: 5,572
    This thread makes me happy :-)
    I can't wait for the next event to raise funds for the newly inaugurated Fairy Bricks :-)
  • SirKevbagsSirKevbags Member Posts: 4,027
    Superb effort James. Great work on the delivery and the pictures. We are almost done. Mark has delivered to Wales but pictures sadly were not possible and Christian delivered in Germany this week. By my reckoning that leaves one delivery to complete.
  • SirKevbagsSirKevbags Member Posts: 4,027
    I've been asked loads of times privately what happened to the Australian girl with with the red leg in the pictures provided by @Basta . Well I've been in touch with the hospital. She was injured in a skiing accident and with the help of her pink brick box she has made a recovery.
  • caperberrycaperberry Member Posts: 2,226
    What a superb sight, well done James, Sir HF and everyone who entered!!
  • SirKevbagsSirKevbags Member Posts: 4,027
    Just heard from Christian Krutzfeldt who I'm sure many of you know is the LEGO Ambassador for the German LUG 1000steine. Christian responded to my request for help when we had a problem with the handover and brought the Diako hospital in Flensburg on board.

    The vast majority of their requests were for Duplo so thats what was supplied. Christian is on the left handing over the sets to Dr Dördelmann. Thanks for helping out Christian!
  • AFFOL_Shellz_BellzAFFOL_Shellz_Bellz Member Posts: 1,263
    @rocao. thanks, Nice to see the kids at Shriners will have loads of Lego to keep them busy!
  • SirKevbagsSirKevbags Member Posts: 4,027
    Outstanding effort @rocao So this effectively ends things for 2013 raffle fun. Who thinks we can pull it off again this year? Bigger? Perhaps. Better? Definitely not!

    Anyone remember the name of the bloke @Jenni beat up when he dared to question why money isn't donated? If I remember correctly I passed over $600 which became $1818. I think that's pretty conclusive that us doing the shopping works :-)
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