Internationally acclaimed singer Ed Sheeran has donated signed tour merchandise to be auctioned off in aid of Sue Ryder The Chantry Neurological Care Centre in Ipswich.
The Suffolk-born artist will conclude his Divide World Tour this week on Friday 23rd to Monday 26th August in Chantry Park, right next to Sue Ryder The Chantry Neurological Care Centre.
The items include a signed t-shirt, signed Divide album and signed Divide World Tour programme, which are available for bidding on the online auction site, Givergy.
All funds raised from the auction will go directly to Sue Ryder The Chantry, enabling us to continue our work providing support to people requiring specialist neurological care and rehabilitation.
Ed: "The work Sue Ryder The Chantry does is incredible"
“The work that Sue Ryder The Chantry does to help people in Suffolk is incredible," said Ed. "As someone from the local area it means a lot to me to be able to support what they are doing.”
“We are delighted that Ed Sheeran has donated these items," said Jo Marshall, Centre Director at Sue Ryder The Chantry. "It’s a great opportunity for people to get their hands on a piece of music history.
"The money will go towards supporting the work we do here at Sue Ryder The Chantry - providing expert care to people with a range of neurological conditions including stroke and acquired brain injury.
"There are several Ed Sheeran fans amongst the staff and residents, and there is a real sense of excitement in the build-up to the concert taking place on our doorstep later this week.”
How to bid on the Ed Sheeran auction
The auction will close at 12pm (GMT) on Thursday 5th September 2019.
Place your bid in the online auction
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