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Since retiring from refereeing my main business has been after dinner speaking, hosting events and running auctions and other fund raising activities.

Down the years I have received many grateful responses. It's one of those unusual win win situations. It's my livelihood, people seem to enjoy the events and funds are raised for worthwhile causes.

Should you be interested in booking me please contact the booking line on 07831 398919 or fill in the form below.

From: ST GEORGE'S PARK, 21st June 2016

Good Morning Jeff,

I would just like to take this opportunity to thank you from us all at TF Solutions for your part played in our excellent Charity event at St George's Park on Saturday. Everyone I've spoken to since thoroughly enjoyed your after dinner speech and we were all certainly entertained with your banter during the auction. Shaggy & Scooby, man in a caravan, Daffy Duck and Adam Lallana will never lose their nicknames from here on in!

Your style definitely maximised the amount raised on each auction item and for that ourselves and the Donna Louise Trust are so grateful.

All in all the total raised is somewhere near 4500.

Thanks once again for joining us Jeff and maybe sometime in the future we'll be in touch again.


Andy Cherrill

From: Newton Le Willows FC, October 2015

Jeff - just wanted to drop you a quick note to put on record my thanks for your help on Friday.

It's gone down as a great night for the football club and you were the biggest part of its success.

As you know, it's the first one we've done and we might have been a bit green about some of the things that went on but, as you said, we'll learn.

All of which made your efforts so much more appreciated. You went well beyond what I'd expect from a guest speaker and people have been commenting about how much they enjoyed your speech and the way you ran the games and raffles afterwards.

We have raised some money but, as I said, that wasn't the most important thing. Our main aim was to give people a night they'd enjoy and remember. With your help, we've definitely done that!

Thanks again.

Newton Le Willows FC

From: CIBSE North West and North Wales March 2015

Feedback from guests, "best event for many years"
Really appreciated the effort and enthsiasm you put in to the job.
The charity money you generated doubled the pot which was such a bonus.
Thanks again.


Hi Jeff,

Just a quick note to say thank you so much for entertaining us so well at our event last Thursday. You kept Pete busy all evening so I didn't have to talk to him!

We didn't expect you to do quite as much as you did to help us to raise the funds we need. The auction raised far more thanks to your expertise in extracting money and all the additional items you supplied.

You really made the evening the success it was.

We have finally finished adding it all up and we made 2,500 which is a fantastic amount with the number of tables we had.

Thanks again


Linda Hawbrook
Group Leader
Lincoln 106

Many thanks for attending my boys club fund raising evening. Both yourself and Chick Young were fantastic and everyone thouroughly enjoyed the evening. Thank you also for assisting with the raffle.

You're a gentleman and a star...

Roger Campbell

Aston Villa Boys Club, Bothwell and Uddingston

From Brora Rangers

Morning Jeff,

Thanks for a great night on Friday. We have had nothing but good comments.

The auction went way beyond what we thought! Well done.

Hopefully we can do something again in the future.

Best wishes


From: Len Nicol

Had to let you know that Jeff was excellent on Friday. Great speaker, good guy, went out of his way to help. Loads of very good e mails this morning praising our speakers.

You can recommend him to anyone - Dyce Boys Club would certainly give him a glowing reference.

Tyneside Golf Club Sportsmans Evening 20/10/2011

Dear Jeff,

Thanks again for a great night on Thursday. Feedback has been very positive and hopefully this success might launch a similar event in the Spring.

Best wishes


Hi Jeff,

I would just like to say on behalf of Cwmbran Celtic FC a BIG thank for a fantasic night at Greenmeadow Golf Club for our Gentlemen's Evening.

The job that Steve Claridge and yourself done for our club was magnificent!!!

I'm not sure how much was raised, but I'm sure without your skills as an auctioneer we would never have raised as much.

We are truly very grateful for your efforts and will be recommending you to other clubs who need an after dinner speaker.

Your Sincerely,

Steve Roberts
Cwmbran Celtic FC

From: Graham MacDonald

Hi Jeff,

I would like to say you were amazing at the Lewis and Harris Rangers Supporters Club on the Friday 2nd September and that I have never had a better night out.

Thank You

From: Fergie, County Down Rangers Supporters Clubs

Hi Jeff,

Just a quick note to thank you for putting on a great show last night - the feedback from all the clubs involved has been very positive. You have certainly further enhanced your reputation in these parts. A lot of funny and entertaining anecdotes to amuse us, in difficult conditions, and the charities will have benefitted way beyond our expectations thanks to your auctioneering skills.

Thanks again for everything.

County Down Rangers Supporters Clubs End of Season Event, June 2011

From: Thomas Bremner and Sandy Cunningham


Just wanted to write and give you the biggest of thanks for your efforts at our Help for Heroes on Saturday here in Fife.

From meeting you in the afternoon whilst setting up the hall and throughout the whole event you were a complete gentleman and showed a keen interest in all we were trying to achieve.

In the evening your efforts were fantastic from hosting the charity auction, the huge raffle and keeping 300+ people highly amused and even taking the time out to sign autographs and speak to all those who approached you.

If anyone reading this is planning to or knows of anyone who is planning to hold an event that needs an after dinner speaker or host then look no further, act now and GET THIS MAN BOOKED. I can guarentee that you will get value for money.

I'd also like to thank you Jeff for telling our story and carrying our link on your website and through our efforts we have raised over 12,000 now and you can be rest assured if you had not been on the microphone on saturday we wouldn't have raised as much.

Your name is being soundly praised in these parts and so on behalf of everyone who was there on Saturday, all the Rangers supporters here in Fife, the Orange lodges in the East off Fife, Sandy and myself and, more importantly, from Help for Heroes and all those who will benefit from your kindness - a huge huge THANK-YOU to you - MR JEFF WINTER... A GENTLEMAN.

Matthew Ely at Starlands St Annes writes:

We would just like to drop you a quick line thanking you for all your hard work in raising funds for our junior football club.

When you turned up at the "Forget-me-not Social in Birmingham", nobody knew what to expect. After the introductions, we were amazed by the view you had of "let's make some money for the kids".

The shirts you brought raised extra money that we had not accounted for, helping us raise a massive 2000 towards kit, training wear and barriers in alliance with the FA's Respect campaign.

Your act was very funny and truly professional. However, we feel that you really stepped up to the mic, so to speak, when it came to your red card game.

You then totally took control of the raffle and auction which was, in our view, totally unexpected.

All in all Jeff, you really made the evening for us, so we thought it only right to let you know. We will have no hesitation in recommending your services to other clubs, or indeed welcoming you back in the future.

Kind regards

Matthew Ely
Starlands St Annes General Secretary

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