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The NGF has run a Christmas Raffle in 2011 and 2012. The proceeds of the Raffle were split between the chosen charity, Help for Heroes, and the costs of maintaining the forum.
The prizes were donated by suppliers of model railway goods.
Running the Raffle
Moderator notes associated with the raffles are in this thread. NOTE: This link can only be accessed by Moderators.
The raffle was promoted via the Notices section and via news items. Winners were announced in the Notices section
Payment for Raffle Tickets
Payment for raffle tickets was via Paypal
In 2012, canvassing for prizes started from September onwards and with raffle tickets being available from November 5th. The raffle closed on 31st December and all prizes had to be claimed by 31st January