Slideshow: Acorn Apres Ski party

The Acorn Apres Ski Christmas party held in a PapaKata tent at Ripley raised over £22,000, bringing the total raised by the charity in 2013 to almost £105,000 - a new record.

The evening was attended by 431 guests who enjoyed dinner by chef, Michael Kernall.

Cameron Fraser and Andrea Walker. (1312091AM)

Cameron Fraser and Andrea Walker. (1312091AM)

The auction was conducted by Tim Waring of Knight Frank and prizes included a skiing holiday in the French Alps, overnight stays at the Hotel du Vin, Harrogate and a diamond pendant kindly donated by Berry’s Jewellers.

The charity raises funds for people with dementia and their carers and for research into scleroderma disease at Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust.

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