REDaction proudly presents its 2007 Xmas Party @ The Rocket!

Last updated : 13 December 2007 By Chris Parry

Plenty going on including: Live Acts (REDaction all star returns, Cat, Elvis & the Away Boyz…. and girls!). Ex-players (Perry Groves & Charlie George already confirmed)

A submittable harder-than-Keown Quiz. Raffle & Auction (some fantastic Arsenal prizes)

Raffle Info: Tickets priced at £1 per strip or 11 strips for £10. If you can't get to the Rocket, pay by Paypal to: You do not need to be present for the draw, just put a name and contact number on the back of the raffle ticket

1st Prize: Framed Toff's Anfield '89 shirt, signed by the two goal scorers; Alan Smith & Michael Thomas.

2nd Prize: Framed Signed photo of Thierry Henry & Ian Wright.

3rd Prize: A Signed copy of Perry Groves book & the Anfield '89 DVD "It's up for grabs now" also signed by Perry.

4th Prize: Copy of the book "The real Arsenal Story" & a signed photo of Martin Keown.

5th Prize: A signed copy of Charlie Georges Book & a framed, signed print of Thierry Henry (this is a print of a signed photo & not an actual signed photo).

Auction info: You can be present at the Rocket to make a bid in person or you can pre-bid by sending an email to: If pre-bidding, please ensure you confirm the lot number you are making a bid for, the maximum price you will pay and supply a contact telephone number. (Click on the links below to look at pictures of some of the prizes)

Lot 1: Signed Arsenal FC 2006/07 season home shirt with COA.

Lot 2: Print of the Highbury East Stand, signed by the 5 living Arsenal Managers. (pic)

Lot 3: Print of inside Highbury on Bergkamp day, signed by Dennis Bergkamp. (pic 1) (pic 2)

Lot 4: A Replica No 32 Theo Walcott white away shirt signed by Theo

Lot 5: A Replica No 10 Gallas Home Shirt signed with "Best Wishes" by Billy Gallas.

Lot 6: A signed copy of the book Arsenal's Greatest Game & a copy of Fever Pitch signed by Nick Hornby.

Lot 7: Ex-Payer bundle: A Framed Signed photo of Bob Wilson, a signed photo of John Roberts, a signed photo of Eddie Kelly, a signed photo of Peter Simpson. (pic 1) (pic 2) (pic 3)

Terms of bidding:

1: Any email bids need to be sent to by 12 noon on the 21st Dec.

2: Auction items will NOT be able to be taken away on the 22nd Dec unless a "cleared" payment has been made.

3: Payment on any items needs to be made by the 31st Dec at the very latest please.

4: For any lots that have not been paid for by the 31st Dec, then REDaction will give a 2nd chance offer to the next highest bidder.

Ticket info: Tickets are on sale now at The Rocket on the Chelsea game and before the Spurs game. Grab one before they sell out!! Tickets WILL sell out before the 22nd after strong early sales and it's first come first served. Why not guarantee a ticket and make a Paypal or postal application now? Tickets priced at £5 each. All £5 will be going to charity.

Payment info:

Paypal: Send a Paypal payment to: For Paypal payments, please add £1 per booking to help cover the Paypal fees and postage. Don't forget to include an address for us to post your tickets!

Post: Send cheques made payable to REDaction to: MBC-n, 2nd floor, Fairman Law House, Park Terrace, Worcester Park, Surrey, KT4 7JZ. Post early to avoid any Xmas post delays. For postal applications, please either include 25p extra per booking to cover postage and remember to confirm the address you want us to send your tickets to, or why not include a stamped addressed envelope instead? Then there's no 25p booking fee at all!

Victory Through Harmony.

The Rocket is open every weekend home match. At present, it will not be available for weekday matches. The address is 166-220 Holloway Rd, N7 8DB (opposite Paddy Power and five mins walk from the ground). Please be aware that some of the vocal performances at The Rocket are of an adult nature so parental discretion is advised. Feel free to contact The Rocket directly on 020-7133-2291 for venue information.

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